Hi y'all!

Discussion in 'Introduce yourself' started by nhoop, Jun 9, 2011.

  1. nhoop

    nhoop

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    I'm Nat, 80 yrs old (but don't try to beat me at 9-ball). I live in rural Northern Arkansas near a town called Oxford....love it here.

    As I said, I have a good pool table. My other interest is photography (digital these days) I take a lot of photos of my world here.

    I've been busy with 'puters since the Model 1. I remember going into Radio Shack and asking what one did with a compter like the one on the counter.

    The guy said "Imaging you want to buy a home...gimmme a figure."

    I did, and he entered it. almost imediatly the screen showed the monthly charge.

    I bought it.

    Nat
     
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    Zeus Moderator

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    Welcome to the board. I was just having a conversation the other day about what computers today can do compared to the first models.
     
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    Maurice Bloody good bloke VIP Member

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    basically all they can do is add two numbers together and get a result. Of course modern machines do it blindingly fast!
     
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    Nickweb Resident Filmaker Moderator

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    Hello Nat, and welcome to the forums, good to have you here.

    Do you publish any of your photos online? I'd love to see them as I'm a fellow Photographer/Filmmaker.
     
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    Ian Administrator

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    Welcome to the forums Nat, good to have you onboard!

    What other computers have you had over the years? :)
     
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