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  • John (Mr. Computer) #2

    John (Mr. Computer) #2

    The tape features a demo for the television show “Wired In.” While the  program never actually came to fruition, the footage and demos put together are an interesting look into the the technological trends and innovations of the 1980s. In this video, we watch as computer enthusiast Jon, a.k.a. Mr. Computer, speaks with the Wired In crew about the computer industry. Continue reading

  • San Jose #4

    San Jose #4

    This tape features raw footage from the television show “Wired In.” While the  program never actually came to fruition, the footage offers an interesting look into the the technological trends and innovations of the 1980s.  This video features continuation of an interview with an executive at Atari, who speaks about legal and copyright issues with the rise of technology and home computers. Continue reading

  • San Jose #3

    San Jose #3

    This tape features raw footage from the television show “Wired In.” While the  program never actually came to fruition, the footage offers an interesting look into the the technological trends and innovations of the 1980s.  This video features an interview with an executive at Atari, who speaks about legal and copyright issues with the rise of technology and home computers. Continue reading

  • [Wired In raw #79: Mr. Computer #3]

    [Wired In raw #79: Mr. Computer #3]

    Raw footage for “Wired In,” a never completed series on the technological trends and innovations of the 1980s. In this video, we watch as computer enthusiast Jon, a.k.a. Mr. Computer, speaks with the Wired In crew about the computer industry and also demos a number of video games. Mr. Computer #3. Continue reading

  • Apogee #3

    Apogee #3

    Film footage for “Wired In” a series on technology in the early 80’s. In this tape, we finish an interview with John Dykstra, who produces special effects at Apogee.  He speaks about the process of filming special effects and how technology has advanced the ability to film special effects with miniatures and ultimately to tell stories that have never been told before. Continue reading

  • Apogee #1

    Apogee #1

    Film footage for “Wired In,” a series on technology in the early 80’s.  In this tape, Jay Fager, who operates a 7-11 store in Hollywood, California, speaks about the influx of video game machines in convenience stores.  This is followed by a computer graph with explanation by a software developer.  Continue reading