Rest In Peace, Jack Tramiel

Posted by gus3 on Apr 10, 2012 4:25 AM EDT
I Am, Therefore I Think; By gus3
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The computing world lost a luminary this past Sunday. Jack Tramiel passed away at age 83. As founder and long-time head of Commodore Business Machines, he spearheaded computing "for the masses, not the classes." His Commodore VIC-20 and Commodore 64 systems were eminently hackable, to the point that full-speed emulators were available in the mid-1990's. And I have a personal story to tell about him.

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