Fun historical artifact:

Computer price lists from 1964.  Check out the price of a monitor and memory.  Here’s what a printer cost:

This was for a dot-matrix printer, with output that looked like this:

Time marches on.


2 Responses

  1. The dot-matrix printer reminds me of George Seurat. He painted just by using dots of color to make beautiful paintings. This printer is like the mechanical version of him.

  2. I love this fact! It gives me hope that maybe one day i could buy my own private jet or something.

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