[vcf-midatlantic] Lego Logo 9767 Apple II Interface Build
dnotarnicola at gmail.com
Tue Sep 13 10:39:26 EDT 2016
Neil, agreed. This was marketed exclusively at the education market. Also,
it is possible to use a standard PC parallel port with a custom cable to
interface with the box:
On Tue, Sep 13, 2016 at 10:16 AM, Neil Cherry via vcf-midatlantic <
vcf-midatlantic at lists.vintagecomputerfederation.org> wrote:
> On 09/13/2016 10:01 AM, Dan Roganti via vcf-midatlantic wrote:
> One of the things I noticed was how the early Lego revolution never spanned
>> across the home computer market. So many other computers would take
>> advantage of this. It appears it was primarily focused on Apple alone at
>> first. As usual they probably worked out some marketing deal to prevent
>> that. The only other it seems was the IBM PC who was afforded this
>> interface - mostly likely because that IBM was just as popular and it's
>> name recognition.
> My 2 cents ..
> The Lego kit was probably expensive and focused on the education market
> where Apple was king.
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