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Floppy Days 87 – The Apple III – with Paul Hagstrom

November 4, 2018 FloppyDays

Floppy Days Episode 87 – The Apple III – Part 1

Hello, everyone, and welcome to Episode 87 of the Floppy Days Podcast for November, 2018.  In the timeline, we continue to cover machines that were released in the year 1980. The topic of this show is a machine that

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Floppy Days 86 – The Sinclair ZX80 Part II with Earl Evans

August 11, 2018 FloppyDays

The Sinclair ZX80 and ZX81

Welcome to the Floppy Days Podcast with myself, Randy Kindig, and a whole host of vintage computers surrounding me, each one wanting their time in the limelight.  This will be part 2 of the 2-part series on the Sinclair ZX80 & 81 computer line. Once

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Floppy Days 84 – The Sinclair ZX80 with Earl Evans

May 30, 2018 FloppyDays

The Sinclair ZX-80

Hello and welcome to the Floppy Days Podcast for May, 2018, where we remind everyone of the days when everyone knew how to program a computer, not just use it for social media.  My name is Randy Kindig and I host this podcast.

We are coming near

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Floppy Days 83 – The Intellivision Keyboard Component

April 15, 2018 FloppyDays

The Intellivision Keyboard Component

Hello everyone and welcome to Floppy Days #83 for April, 2018.  My name is Randy Kindig and I host this little retrospective on vintage computers.  I’m stepping outside the normal timeline for this particular episode in order to cover a vintage gaming console and an upgrade

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Floppy Days 82 – The Acorn Atom

February 28, 2018 FloppyDays

The Acorn Atom and the Fifth Year of Floppy Days

1980 was a very prolific year for the development of personal computers around the globe and we continue to cover machines made in that year.  This month’s topic is a machine that was never made available in the United States.

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Floppy Days 81 – David Needle, technology reporter

January 31, 2018 FloppyDays

David Needle, technology reporter

David Needle is a technology reporter and editor based in Silicon Valley. He has worked for a variety of publications including:

Computer World InfoWorld Personal Computing Information Week Computer Currents

He has interviewed many technology giants of the early computer days, such as:

Steve Jobs Bill …