Friday, June 16, 2023

Boston Linux VIRTUAL Meeting , Wednesday, June 21, 2023 - Implementing VisiCalc

When: June 21, 2023 7:00PM EDT (6:30PM for Q&A)

Topic: Implementing VisiCalc

Speaker:  Bob Frankston

Location: Online:

Live stream:


A retrospective look at the early days of personal computing


Bob discusses his experience in writing VisiCalc back in 1978, and the
many design decisions made along the way. He gave a similar talk for the
Computer History Museum's "The Origins and Impact of VisiCalc" panel on
April 8th 2003.


Bob Frankston is probably best known as co-creator of the original
spreadsheet application, VisiCalc. His detailed bio is at []


Implementing VisiCalc (Bob's personal website)

For further information and directions please consult the BLU Web site:

Jerry Feldman < <>>
Boston Linux and Unix
PGP key id: 6F6BB6E7
PGP Key fingerprint: 0EDC 2FF5 53A6 8EED 84D1  3050 5715 B88D 6F6
B B6E7

Announce mailing list