Welcome to thePCpioneers.com!
Celebrating the innovative individuals, dynamic duos and creative clusters who brought us the PC and the Net – and what a truly interesting bunch they prove to be!
|Jump straight in! Here are some pointers to help you plunge into the material:
|thePCpioneers.com contains the details of the pioneers themselves with links to stories, events and organisations.You can use our powerful search function to look at those from a particular organisation or club, or those who worked on a particular project or those who share your birthday – or all those called Chuck!If you cannot name our A to Z of pioneers pictured – here are the answers!|
|wikiPCpedia.com is a site featuring the stories and accountsof various systems and solutions, techniques and technologies – from the perspective of the people who delivered them!You can add your own comments, thoughts, audio and video recollections – to make this the ultimate research source of everything PC and Net!|
|thePCstory.com provides a series of threads and themesas a guide through the progress of the stories.It also contains the database of organisations featured.Each is linked to the pioneers, events and stories – so you can assess the contribution.|
|thePCtimeline has collated the events chronologically - more than 3,000 and growing! Together they brought about the market as we know it.The events link to the story, the pioneers and the organisations – thus offering another way to experience the material.Do see thePCpioneers’ Day which shows you at a glance what happened this week in the progress of the PC and Net development and directs you to the full story – an app for Android and iPhone – is coming soon!|
|AWARDS- the PC Pioneers Awards recognise those who made a significant contribution to the evolution.Readers and contributors to the sites can propose individuals for an award.If you believe someone should be nominated – then please submit your nomination.|
|SEMINARS- international seminars are to be organise – inviting PC pioneers to present past, current and future thinking.These will give the opportunity to hear first-hand what it was that inspired them, what helped or hindered progress, the secrets of success and forecasts for the future.This information will then appear on the site.Register for news of upcoming seminar details.|
|GOODIES – Coming soon – a host of products to buy, sell and swap with like-minded individuals.If you have items to swap or sell there are more details here.For an eBook or a printed copy of thePCpioneers book click here|
|thePCpioneers’ Day App – this valuable app for Android and iPhone/iPad will be released soon – watch this space!|
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