Mission Asteroid
Mission Asteroid is a graphic adventure game released in 1980 by On-Line Systems, now known as Sierra Entertainment. It was released as Hi-Res Adventure #0, despite being released after Mystery House...
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FAT filesystem and Linux
Linux has several filesystem drivers for the File Allocation Table (FAT) filesystem format. These are commonly known by the names used in the mount command to invoke particular drivers in the kernel:...
Edlin
Edlin is a line editor, and the only text editor provided with early versions of MS-DOS. Although superseded in MS-DOS 5.0 and later by the full-screen edit command, and by Notepad in Microsoft Window...
Rogue (video game)
Rogue is a dungeon crawling video game first developed by Michael Toy and Glenn Wichman around 1980. It was a favorite on college Unix systems in the early to mid-1980s, in part due to the procedural ...
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Battlezone (1980 video game)
Battlezone is an arcade game from Atari released in November 1980. It displays a wireframe view (using vector graphics rather than raster graphics) on a horizontal black and white (with green and red ...
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Voodoo Castle
Voodoo Castle is a text adventure program written by Scott Adams and his wife Alexis.
Published by Adventure International, this text-based adventure game is one of many from Scott Adams.Gameplay...
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HIARCS
HIARCS is a proprietary UCI chess engine developed by Mark Uniacke. Its name is an acronym standing for higher intelligence auto-response chess system. Because Hiarcs is written portable in C, it is a...
File Allocation Table
File Allocation Table (FAT) is a computer file system architecture and a family of industry-standard file systems utilizing it.The FAT file system is a legacy file system which is simple and robust. I...
Odyssey: The Compleat Apventure
Odyssey: The Compleat Apventure was a videogame written by Robert Clardy and released by Synergistic Software in 1980. It was created for the Apple II platform and is considered one of the first micro...
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SuperCalc
SuperCalc was a spreadsheet application published by Sorcim in 1980, and originally bundled (along with WordStar) as part of the CP/M software package included with the Osborne 1 portable computer. It...
Timeline of x86 DOS operating systems
This article presents a timeline of events in the history of x86 DOS operating systems from 1973 to 2014. Other DOS operating systems are generally not part of the scope of this timeline.DOS releases...
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Eamon (video game)
Eamon, sometimes known by the longer title The Wonderful World of Eamon, is a role-playing adventure game created by Donald Brown and released for the Apple II in 1980. The game is a text adventure si...
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Pac-Man
Pac-Man (パックマン, Pakkuman) is an arcade game developed by Namco and first released in Japan on May 22, 1980. It was licensed for distribution in the United States by Midway and released in Octo...
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Grammatik
Grammatik was the first grammar checking program developed for home computer systems. Aspen Software of Albuquerque, NM, released the earliest version of this diction and style checker for personal co...
Mystery House
Mystery House is an adventure game released by On-Line Systems in 1980. It was designed, written and illustrated by Roberta Williams and programmed by Ken Williams for the Apple II. The game is rememb...
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86-DOS
86-DOS was an operating system developed and marketed by Seattle Computer Products (SCP) for its Intel 8086-based computer kit. Initially known as QDOS (Quick and Dirty Operating System) the name was ...
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Wizard and the Princess
Wizard and the Princess (1980), also known as Adventure in Serenia (1982), is a 1980s computer game by On-Line Systems for the Apple II, Apple II Plus, and Commodore 64. It is the second title release...
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CHILL
In computing, CHILL (an acronym for CCITT High Level Language) is a procedural programming language designed for use in telecommunication switches (the hardware used inside telephone exchanges). The l...
ExFAT
exFAT (Extended File Allocation Table) is a Microsoft file system optimized for flash drives. It is proprietary and patented.exFAT can be used where the NTFS file system is not a feasible solution (du...
Extended Boot Record
An extended boot record (EBR), or extended partition boot record (EPBR), is a descriptor for a logical partition under the common DOS disk drive partitioning system. In that system, when one (and only...
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The Prisoner (video game)
The Prisoner is a 1980 Apple II computer game produced by Edu-Ware. The game was loosely based on the 1960s television series The Prisoner and incorporates that show's themes about the loss of individ...
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