Evolution of the PC

Since the personal computer debuted in 1971, a Darwin-esque evolution process has lifted the PC from modest beginnings to its current role as an indispensable part of life in the 21st century.
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The PC makes Darwin proud

Over four decades PCs have evolved from clunky commercial flops to slick, high-power machines that play a huge role in our daily lives, both for work and play. Here's a look back at some of the biggest developments during the evolution of the PC

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