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

Big floppy

The Osborne 1 contained two full-size 5 1/4 floppy disk drives. Just think one floppy for applications and a second floppy for data -- now that's portability.


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.