Apple IIe computer

Description

Apple II computers were among the first microcomputers to be produced. They were designed primarily by Steve Wozniak and launched in 1977. 

Computers reproduce text using light, which can then be made physical through printers, such as the dot matrix one on display. These devices have revolutionised how we produce texts and communicate through writing over great distances.

This computer runs Apple DOS 3.3 and contains 64 KB RAM.

Full title:
Apple IIe computer
Created:
1983, California
Format:
Computer
Creator:
Apple
Held by
British Library

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A brief history of writing materials and technologies

Article by:
Ewan Clayton
Themes:
The art and design of writing, The origins of writing

From the earliest incisions and scratchings to the quill pen of the middle ages, how did we come to get the diverse range of tools to produce writing we know today?