Not so much news, but the BBC released a video from 1983 that was a window back in time to early computer nerds. This was fun, especially for someone who knows and has worked on many of the computers involved, including a Commodore Pet and Vic20, as well as an Apple II series system. It did note the issues of addiction and obsession far before we had to deal with them. Then, it was, however, an interesting look at people outside of the mainstream. Today, the topic would be the same, but about each and every one of us. I have it linked…

A BBC report from 40 years ago features three people utterly addicted to the home computer, which at that time was in its infancy.