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The Vintage Software Collection

The Vintage Software collection gathers various efforts by groups to classify, preserve, and provide historical software. These older programs, many of them running on defunct and rare hardware, are provided for purposes of study, education, and historical reference.

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DEMU Collection
by Gary D. Moore
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The history of BigFin (short for Big Financial Program) may not matter to some users, so an un-history is provided below: The "un-history" of BigFin... on a wintry Michigan night in 1985, a friend and I were trying to determine finance charges. The available programs for the PC had too many errors to be reliable (not even close to Barron's figures). Thus, crash code, no frills, no selection menu, etc., and BigFin was born. Within a very short period of time, suggestions came from...
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