Now you probably can't even imagine your life without a computer. But computers weren't always that common and there was a time when computers were advertised on magazine covers. If you like computers and are kind of nostalgic, you'll love these covers.


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If you like computers and are kind of nostalgic, you'll love seeing these covers from 30 years ago, when many readers of the Bored Panda weren't even born yet.

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These Covers Of Magazines Advertising Computers In The 80's Will Make You Go Back In Time

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Blue Hippo 3 months ago

I like how the wood grain matches the walls...nice!

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These Covers Of Magazines Advertising Computers In The 80's Will Make You Go Back In Time

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Hans 3 months ago

If you are a 2017 advisor of workplace ergonomics, this picture must induce bodily pain to you.

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These Covers Of Magazines Advertising Computers In The 80's Will Make You Go Back In Time

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Daria B 3 months ago

She kinda looks like she's using a tablet

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These Covers Of Magazines Advertising Computers In The 80's Will Make You Go Back In Time

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Blue Hippo 3 months ago

Is that the original word perfect? 🙋

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Rebekah 3 months ago

Dear God! That paper with the holes in it! That stuff was brutal!

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Daria B 3 months ago

You look so GOOD! You look so fine... Ataaaaaari babyyyyyyy gonna make you mine! Oh! Ataaaaaari baby.... Uhm uhm.... ♬♪

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Rebekah 3 months ago

"Monitor" - LOL!!!

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Hans 3 months ago

Switch it on at least!

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earringnut 3 months ago

the internet was so adorable back then...

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Sean Radford 3 months ago

Isn't that the daughter from Different Strokes? She's definitely on drugs in this picture. But then again I bet the photographer was too. Oh the 80's.

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