Photos: Computer fashions (it was acceptable in the 80s)

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The ICL DRS Model 30 workstation - computer fashions of the 1980s

Source:  Computer Weekly archive

The ICL DRS Model 30 workstation - computer fashions of the 1980s

The workstation was designed to access ICL's DRS/NX based departmental systems and came with optional foliage sprouting from the top.

 

While trawling through the dustier recesses of the Computer Weekly archive, some stock shots of technology from the 1980s came to light, demonstrating just how much data processing - to say nothing of haircuts, fashion and gender relations - has changed over just two decades.

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