Vintage computing Podcast for all types of retrocomputers
host: Randy Kindig
twitter: @floppydays
on iTunes and Stitcher Radio (
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Floppy Days Episode 2 - The Altair 8800

Bill Gates' recollections of the Altair and Altair BASIC, history of the machine, specifications, peripherals, cost of the machine, magazines/books, connectivity to modern computers, emulation, simulation, replicas, current Web sites.


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Direct download: 2FloppyDays_2013_03_Altair_8800_leveled.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 6:53pm EST

Floppy Days Episode 1

Discussion of what's to come in this new vintage computing podcast.  Also, a discussion of the vintage computers in the host's collection.

Direct download: 1FloppDays_2013_02_Intro.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:35am EST