TitleOn the design of hardware & software
|Other number||Tape # 4|
FormatStandard audio cassette
DescriptionThe West Coast Computer Faire was an annual computer industry conference and exposition. The first faire was held in 1977 and was organized y Jim Warren and Bob Relling. At the Time, It was the biggest computer show in the world, intended to populatize the personal computer in the homes.
The Sixth West Coast Conference took place in San Francisco on April 3-4-5, 1981. This is the recording of the panel titled "On the design of hardware and software".
The titles of the papers presented are:
"Designing hardware and software for mere humans" by Douglas H. Williams.
"Toward display oriented operating systems" by Carl T. Helmers.
"The bridge to the future" by Chris Langewis.
"Linguistic Chauvinism" by Mark Cummings.