What is Happening in 1982? “It’s Computers!”

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This news piece from 1982 talks about what everyone had on their minds back in 1982. The computer. Primarily they deal with how a group of kids (all boys) is being educated to embrace the future. What I find most interesting about the piece is the choice of music. It starts with this unsettling electronic music and the ends with this golden age Hollywood audio. Great stuff.

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3 thoughts on “What is Happening in 1982? “It’s Computers!”

  1. The Cosmic Joker says:

    Gee, I’m jealous. I wish I could have music reminiscent of Tron playing in the background every time I picked up an electronic device or played on a computer. It may motivate me to fight for the users a little more often.

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