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An Irrelevant History of the PC Industry

It happened more or less by accident; the people who made it happen were amateurs; and for the most part they still are. From his own Silicon Valley garage, author Bob Cringley puts PC bigshots and nerds on the spot, and tells their incredible true stories. Like the industry itself, the series is informative, funny and brash.

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Documentaries or old movies with old computers. :·)

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Hacker movies

Not claiming these are all good ones. Only the first few on this list – probably up until and including…