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=Vintage Computer Systems/Components=
 
=Vintage Computer Systems/Components=
 
* '''Sort by processor type (x86):''' [[:Category:8086|8086]], [[:Category:8088|8088]], [[:Category:80186|80186]], [[:Category:80286|80286]], [[:Category:80386|80386]], [[:Category:80486|80486]], [[:Category:Pentium|Pentium]], [[:Category:Pentium II|Pentium II]], [[:Category:Pentium III|Pentium III]], [[:Category:Pentium Pro|Pentium Pro]], [[:Category:Celeron|Celeron]]
 
* '''Sort by processor type (x86):''' [[:Category:8086|8086]], [[:Category:8088|8088]], [[:Category:80186|80186]], [[:Category:80286|80286]], [[:Category:80386|80386]], [[:Category:80486|80486]], [[:Category:Pentium|Pentium]], [[:Category:Pentium II|Pentium II]], [[:Category:Pentium III|Pentium III]], [[:Category:Pentium Pro|Pentium Pro]], [[:Category:Celeron|Celeron]]
* '''Sort by processor type (68k):''' [[:Category:68000|68000]], [[:Category:68010|68010]], [[:Category:68020|68020]], [[:Category:68030|68030]], [[:Category:68040|68040]]
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* '''Sort by processor type (68k):''' [[:Category:68000|68000]], [[:Category:68010|68010]], [[:Category:68020|68020]], [[:Category:68030|68030]], [[:Category:68040|68040]], [[:Category:68060|68060]]
 
* '''Sort by processor type (RISC):''' [[:Category:PowerPC|PowerPC]], [[:Category:MIPS|MIPS]], [[:Category:Alpha|Alpha]], [[:Category:SPARC|SPARC]]
 
* '''Sort by processor type (RISC):''' [[:Category:PowerPC|PowerPC]], [[:Category:MIPS|MIPS]], [[:Category:Alpha|Alpha]], [[:Category:SPARC|SPARC]]
 
* '''Sort by expansion bus:''' [[:Category:NuBus Cards|NuBus Cards]], [[:Category:PCI Cards|PCI Cards]], [[:Category:AGP Cards|AGP Cards]], [[:Category:VLB Cards|VLB Cards]]
 
* '''Sort by expansion bus:''' [[:Category:NuBus Cards|NuBus Cards]], [[:Category:PCI Cards|PCI Cards]], [[:Category:AGP Cards|AGP Cards]], [[:Category:VLB Cards|VLB Cards]]
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=Vintage Internet Documentation=
 
=Vintage Internet Documentation=
* '''Sort by technology:''' [[:Category:WWW|World Wide Web]], [[:Category:DNS|DNS]], [[:Category:E-Mail|E-Mail]], [[:Category:FTP|FTP]], [[:Category:Gopher|Gopher]], [[:Category:IRC|IRC]]
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* '''Sort by technology:''' [[:Category:WWW|World Wide Web]], [[:Category:DNS|DNS]], [[:Category:E-Mail|E-Mail]], [[:Category:FTP|FTP]], [[:Category:Gopher|Gopher]], [[:Category:IRC|IRC]], [[:Category:Hotline|Hotline]]
  
 
=Vintage Company Directory=
 
=Vintage Company Directory=
* '''Internet Service Providers:''' [[@Home Network]], [[AboveNet]], [[America Online]], [[CompuServe]], [[EarthLink]], [[Internet Direct]], [[Internet Gateway Corp]], [[Juno]], [[MindSpring]], [[NetZero]], [[Prodigy]], [[PSINet]], [[Qwest]], [[SpryNet]], [[United Online]], [[UUNET]], [[WorldCom]]
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* '''Internet Service Providers:''' [[@Home Network]], [[AboveNet]], [[Adelphia]], [[America Online]], [[CompuServe]], [[EarthLink]], [[eWorld]], [[Internet Direct]], [[Internet Gateway Corp]], [[Juno]], [[MindSpring]], [[NetZero]], [[Prodigy]], [[PSINet]], [[Qwest]], [[SpryNet]], [[United Online]], [[UUNET]], [[WorldCom]]
 
* '''Internet search engines/directories:''' [[AltaVista]], [[Ask Jeeves]], [[Dogpile]], [[Excite]], [[Google]], [[HotBot]], [[Infoseek]], [[InfoSpace]], [[Inktomi]], [[LookSmart]], [[Lycos]], [[Magellan]], [[MetaCrawler]], [[WebCrawler]], [[WhoWhere]], [[Yahoo!]]
 
* '''Internet search engines/directories:''' [[AltaVista]], [[Ask Jeeves]], [[Dogpile]], [[Excite]], [[Google]], [[HotBot]], [[Infoseek]], [[InfoSpace]], [[Inktomi]], [[LookSmart]], [[Lycos]], [[Magellan]], [[MetaCrawler]], [[WebCrawler]], [[WhoWhere]], [[Yahoo!]]
 
* '''Personal/free web hosting:''' [[Angelfire]], [[FortuneCity]], [[GeoCities]], [[HyperMart]], [[Tripod]], [[Xoom]]
 
* '''Personal/free web hosting:''' [[Angelfire]], [[FortuneCity]], [[GeoCities]], [[HyperMart]], [[Tripod]], [[Xoom]]
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** '''Hard disks:''' [[Conner Peripherals]], [[Hitachi]], [[Maxtor]], [[Quantum Corporation]], [[Rodime]], [[Seagate Technology]], [[Toshiba]], [[Western Digital]]
 
** '''Hard disks:''' [[Conner Peripherals]], [[Hitachi]], [[Maxtor]], [[Quantum Corporation]], [[Rodime]], [[Seagate Technology]], [[Toshiba]], [[Western Digital]]
 
** '''Sound cards:''' [[Ad Lib]], [[Advanced Gravis]], [[Creative Labs]], [[Media Vision]]
 
** '''Sound cards:''' [[Ad Lib]], [[Advanced Gravis]], [[Creative Labs]], [[Media Vision]]
** '''Video cards:''' [[3dfx Interactive]], [[ARK Logic]], [[ATI]], [[Cirrus Logic]], [[Creative Labs]], [[Diamond Multimedia]], [[Headland Technology]], [[Hercules Computer Technology]], [[Lapis Technologies]], [[Micro Conversions]], [[Number Nine]], [[Orchid Technology]], [[Radius]], [[RasterOps]], [[Rendition]], [[S3 Graphics]], [[STB Systems]], [[SuperMac Technology]]
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** '''Video cards:''' [[3dfx Interactive]], [[ARK Logic]], [[ATI]], [[Cirrus Logic]], [[Cornerstone]], [[Creative Labs]], [[Diamond Multimedia]], [[Headland Technology]], [[Hercules Computer Technology]], [[Lapis Technologies]], [[Micro Conversions]], [[Number Nine]], [[Orchid Technology]], [[Radius]], [[RasterOps]], [[Rendition]], [[S3 Graphics]], [[STB Systems]], [[SuperMac Technology]]
 
** '''Tape/disk drives:''' [[Colorado Memory Systems]], [[Conner Peripherals]], [[Iomega]], [[SyQuest Technology]]
 
** '''Tape/disk drives:''' [[Colorado Memory Systems]], [[Conner Peripherals]], [[Iomega]], [[SyQuest Technology]]
 
* '''Video game companies:''' see [[List of 80s and 90s PC gaming companies]]
 
* '''Video game companies:''' see [[List of 80s and 90s PC gaming companies]]
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* This wiki is a continuous work in progress so new articles and categories will be added from time to time, and additional content will be added to existing articles when possible. This is a public wiki open to registration for users wishing to contribute content.
 
* This wiki is a continuous work in progress so new articles and categories will be added from time to time, and additional content will be added to existing articles when possible. This is a public wiki open to registration for users wishing to contribute content.
 
* Please keep in mind some articles may be written as present tense yet be extremely outdated. Articles based on news reports or archived copies of websites will typically appear as they did when the material was originally written. This is left like this on purpose as we feel it adds to the experience of reading the content as if we were still living in that era.
 
* Please keep in mind some articles may be written as present tense yet be extremely outdated. Articles based on news reports or archived copies of websites will typically appear as they did when the material was originally written. This is left like this on purpose as we feel it adds to the experience of reading the content as if we were still living in that era.
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=Additional Resources=
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* [[Vintage Computing Resources]]
  
 
[[Category:Misc]]
 
[[Category:Misc]]

Latest revision as of 01:21, 23 October 2020

The Higher Intellect Vintage Wiki (https://wiki.preterhuman.net) functions primarily as a reference for vintage computer related hardware and software. Our wiki database contains information on a variety of vintage computing subjects as per the categories below.

Vintage Computer Systems/Components

Vintage Computer Documentation

Vintage Computer Software

General Vintage Topics

Vintage Internet Documentation

Vintage Company Directory

Important Wiki Notes

  • This wiki is a continuous work in progress so new articles and categories will be added from time to time, and additional content will be added to existing articles when possible. This is a public wiki open to registration for users wishing to contribute content.
  • Please keep in mind some articles may be written as present tense yet be extremely outdated. Articles based on news reports or archived copies of websites will typically appear as they did when the material was originally written. This is left like this on purpose as we feel it adds to the experience of reading the content as if we were still living in that era.

Additional Resources