Computer history : The Blit terminal GUI

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  1. KnightWRX macrumors Pentium

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    Thanks for the story pointer!

    Going back much further, the Xerox Alto had all that in 1973.

    The Alto led to the Xerox Star in 1981, which was even better. About 25,000 were sold at over $16,000 each.

    More reading here: Article on the First GUIs.
     
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    Thanks for the link. That video provided some useful info and some good laughs.
     

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