The most popular television program about consumer technology during the rise of the personal computer revolution from 1983 to 2002. Episodes featured interviews with luminaries from the tech industry.
Did You Know?
Evolved from live broadcasts of computer user group meetings by KCSM, the local station at San Mateo Community College. Jim Warren
of the West Coast Computer Faire acted as host for these early airings from 1981 until 1983, when the show started formally taping for broadcast on PBS with Stewart Cheifet
and Gary Kildall
assuming hosting duties. See more
Longer versions of episodes from the first season were produced for use in college classes as "The Computer Chronicles Telecourse". See more
Spin-off Net Cafe