After Hours

TechRepublic members' first geeky gifts

First Geeky Gift: TI -1200 Calculator

In the 1970s, calculators were a relatively new type of device -- and were fairly pricey. In 1975, a five-year-old Donovan Colbert asked his family for a Texas Instruments TI-1200 calculator for Christmas. This was one of the first signs of the level of geek he would achieve.

Image courtesy

Free Newsletters, In your Inbox