CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Mar 20, 1985
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REPORTER: Dan Rather
(Silicon Valley, California) Factors apparently determining IBM's decision to halt production of its PCjr home computer and general slump in home computer market as a whole examined. ["PC" magazine editor Bill MACHRONE - considers cause of IBM's failure.] [Ind. analyst Michele PRESTON - notes IBM's failure in home market, but charisma in business world.] Apple's cutback in home computer production recalled. [Apple executive John SCULLEY - anticipates future course of industry] [Designer Steve WOZNIAK - thinks home computer ind. is on the decline.]
REPORTER: Barry Petersen
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