Change PC to Win or Windows

Marc 'BlackJack' Rintsch bj_666 at gmx.net
Sat Jul 19 18:31:31 CEST 2008


On Sat, 19 Jul 2008 11:02:51 -0500, Grant Edwards wrote:

> On 2008-07-19, Dennis Lee Bieber <wlfraed at ix.netcom.com> wrote:
>
>> Which term applied to the TRS-80, the Apple II, Altair even...
> 
> Not that I remember.  I had a homebrew S-100 bus system, worked
> with varioius Commodore machines, a few Apples, and some other
> CP/M systems. I never heard any of them called a 'PC'.  My
> recollection is that 'PC' was a term that IBM coined.

The C64 that still sits on my desk has a label on it saying “commodore 64
- personal computer”.

Ciao,
	Marc 'BlackJack' Rintsch



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