Hardware

Dinosaur sightings: The Osborne 1 and the TRS-80 huggable luggables

Not everything lasts

The handle on the Osborne was made out of leather or leather-like material and has long since disintegrated. The case is pure plastic and apparently nearly indestructible.

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Mark W. Kaelin has been writing and editing stories about the IT industry, gadgets, finance, accounting, and tech-life for more than 25 years. Most recently, he has been a regular contributor to BreakingModern.com, aNewDomain.net, and TechRepublic.