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PC & Tech Authority has an article looking back at the Commodore 64, noting this is the 30th anniversary of this seminal gaming system (thanks Ant via Slashdot). I have a C128 in a box stashed away that was bestowed upon me years ago, and one of these days I'm going to set it up, though I have a strong fear that many of the games I have may not load, as I don't think 5.25" floppy discs were made to stand the test of a fraction of the time that has passed since they were made.

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14. Re: Apple //c? Jan 6, 2012, 09:23 MxxCon
 
Ant wrote on Jan 6, 2012, 07:45:
MxxCon wrote on Jan 5, 2012, 12:32:
Blue, keep it stashed. In another 30 years by around the time you'll be ready to retire, you'll be able to sell it for huge amount of money!
What about my Apple //c? After I am dead?
Apple will sue you posthumously for copyright infringement.
 
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