IBM was the master of the bits and bytes in the early 80. At that time, Apple, Microsoft and the manufacturers of those legendary 8 – bit computers also blunted, but it did not matter: the blue giant dominated with firm hand enterprise computing, and displays a button. The PC was not called PC was called IBM PC.
Those responsible for that company had us all well bound, and they did so with a technique most effective: although published much of the source code of the operating system that governed those antediluvian PCs, which did not allow replicate was the BIOS code, that system that allowed them to be the only ones to offer their PCs Phoenix Technologies And then came to change the world – our world with a much less dark technique than it might seem reverse engineering. Continue reading “This is how reverse engineering changed the history of computing forever”