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January 4, 1988

THE CATCH-22 OF PERSONAL COMPUTING

By CBR Staff Writer

In forecasting that major software developers will ignore the 80286 microprocessor and write for the 80386, Newsbytes-Canada Bureau Chief Grant Buckler has formulated the Catch-22 of personal computing: while the price of all the components keeps going down, the cost of the cheapest computer your friends won’t laugh at keeps going up.

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