In retail history


IBM introduced the 5150 Personal Computer on August 12th, 1981.  They sell 136,000 in the first year.

IBM along with Apple were beginning to change the way people thought about computers in the home and they help create the home computer retail business and set the stage for the internet.  The internet enabled the Dotcom retail boom.

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