The Commodore 64 Turns 30 This Week

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By Jason Fitzpatrick on January 3rd, 2012

The Commodore 64, that little computing powerhouse from the 1980s, turns 30 this week–check out an early Commodore ad for your daily dose of nostalgia.

Longing for the simple days of programming BASIC and playing Oregon Trail on the Commodore 64? You can pick up a modern Commodore 64 clone here or emulate it on your current machine using one of many C64 emulators out there.

[via Boing Boing]

Jason Fitzpatrick is a warranty-voiding DIYer who spends his days cracking opening cases and wrestling with code so you don't have to. If it can be modded, optimized, repurposed, or torn apart for fun he's interested (and probably already at the workbench taking it apart). You can follow him on if you'd like.

  • Published 01/3/12
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