Trivia Question

From: Steve Thatcher <>
Date: Fri Feb 21 15:33:04 2003

you have opened up a can of worms now...or maybe I have because
of my comment... what is your definition of a computer? My first
thought was the HP65 that was programmable and that was 1974.
Early computers didn't have to have a language like BASIC. They
just needed to be able to run a program that a user could put
Best regards, Steve Thatcher

>--- Original Message ---
>From: Roger Merchberger <>
>Date: 2/20/03 9:08:43 PM
With my contemplation of purchasing a new Sony Picturebook, I
was wondering:
>What was the first portable computer that weighed less than
>[[I'm assuming that it'd be older than 10 years, so it should
be ontopic...]]
>Any pointers appreciated! :-)
>Roger "Merch" Merchberger
Received on Fri Feb 21 2003 - 15:33:04 GMT

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