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NaBloPoMo – The First Casualty – HP87XM

Today we have an HP87XM and the first casualty of NaBloPoMo.  Yep my right knee buckled and I dropped it as I was taking it out of the shed.  Luckily,  the damage seems to be just one crystal.  So it … Continue reading

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NaBloPoMo – HP 86B

HP joined the microcomputer craze in 1979 with their Series 80s computers.  These were usual and actually more like an followup to their calculators.  They utilized a custom 8-bit processor made by HP.  It had nifty non-standard features. For one … Continue reading

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