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Watch a Bunch of Adorable Kids React to an Old Apple Computer

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It's hard to know which specific emotion this video of kids reacting to old computers from the late 1970s and early 1980s evokes. The feeling is somewhere between sheer delight (how cute are they?!) and utter horror (how old am I?!) Either way, it's worth it.
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How Not to Blow Up Your Computer (in 1993)

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"Kim Komando has been teaching people to use computers (sorry, komputers) for decades -- she runs a komputer-themed radio call-in show, running for three hours each weekend.

But if we set our time machine to 1993, Komando released a series of "Komputer Tutor" VHS tapes, including one called Komputer Kindergarten that taught basic computer skills (DOS and Windows, and "what is a printer") to beginners. The good folks over at Everything is Terrible edited Komputer Kindergarten down into a highlight reel, just under three minutes. It's amazing. Seriously..."


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k3hamilton's curator insight, May 1, 2013 10:03 PM

oh my this is funny

Karen Goldfarb Copywriter's comment, May 2, 2013 11:45 AM
Hilarious!
Karen Goldfarb Copywriter's curator insight, May 2, 2013 11:46 AM

Totally worth 3 minutes of your time (machine).

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