Artifact Details

Title

Unusual computer applications

Catalog Number

102738906

Type

Audio

Date

1981-04-04

Identifying Numbers

Other number Tape # 26

Format

Standard audio cassette

Description

The 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 "Unusual Computer Applications".

The titles of the papers presented are:

"Computers and horticulture" by Frederic E. Davis.

"Mini-computer applications in antitrust litigation" by David Bradwell.

"Autospec and autocast: book and booklet design and castoff by computer" by Stanley Rice.

"Computer generated crossword puzzle" by Chuck Adams.

Series Title

The Sixth West Coast Computer Faire

Credit

Gift of Jim Warren

Lot Number

X2595.2004