A portable computer that weighed 11 kg and cost $1795, produced by Osborne Computer Corporation in 1981.
The Osborne 1 came with a five-inch screen, modem port, two 5 1/4 floppy drives and a battery pack. It came with the CP/M operating system, SuperCalc spreadsheet application, WordStar, word processing application, Microsoft MBASIC programming language and Digital Research CBASIC programming language.
- Osborne computer corporation
company The unsucessful computer manufacturer founded by Adam Osborne that produced one of the first laptop computers, the Osborne 1. (2007-05-21)
- Osborne house
/ˈɒzˌbɔːn/ noun 1. a house near Cowes on the Isle of Wight: the favourite residence of Queen Victoria, who died there; now a convalescent home
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[os-kuh n] /ˈɒs kən/ noun 1. one of an ancient people of south-central Italy. 2. the Indo-European, probably Italic, language of the Oscans, written in an alphabet derived from the Etruscan. adjective 3. of or relating to the Oscans or their language. /ˈɒskən/ noun 1. an extinct language of ancient S Italy belonging to the […]