- on Computer/Software/Internet
- Published in issue 5/2017 on page 90
Happy 40th Birthday, PET!
Breakthrough BASIC box: no soldering involved!
Visitors to the January 1977 Consumer Electronics Show (CES) witnessed a peculiar premiere in deep-frozen Chicago. Revealed here to an astonished audience was the first fully equipped, ready-to-use Personal Computer in the world: the Commodore Personal Electronic Transactor. In short: the PET 2001.