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Most interesting story about the Acorn history found in the link "mid-1994".

The story says about Acorn predicting the market towards the end of the nineties to be heading into network computers ruuning off a server tha houses the hard disk and loaded with software.

It appears from the story that Acorn were thinking a little too far ahead of times instead of the immediate market?

So what really happened, does anyone know?

Steve Harrington

 is a RISC OS UserSawadee on 28/10/05 10:25AM
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