Issue No.02 - April-June (2007 vol.29)
pp: 88, 87
James Sumner , University of Manchester
DOI Bookmark: http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/MAHC.2007.30
Addressing computing platforms as negotiable constellations of producer and user norms, not rigid standards, we can broaden the historiography of personal computing geographically and culturally.
personal computing; microcomputing; PC; Macintosh; standards; compatibility
James Sumner, "What Makes a PC? Thoughts on Computing Platforms, Standards, and Compatibility", IEEE Annals of the History of Computing, vol.29, no. 2, pp. 88, 87, April-June 2007, doi:10.1109/MAHC.2007.30