October 25: Osbourne Vixen, Encore Computers – Day in Tech History
1984 - The Osbourne Vixen is debuted. Inside was a ZILOG Z80a processor, with 64k RAM and the CP/M OS. Other programs included Wordstar, Supercalc and M-Basic. All this for $1,498.
The Encore was also introduced for $2,195
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Other Day in Technology History
- ICANN elects its first Board of directors
- The first electronic wristwatch
- Windows XP Home, Pro is released.