The ZX Spectrum - a secret history

A talk from EMF 2014 by Matt Westcott

On Friday August 29, 2014 at in Stage B

Matt Westcott has followed the Spectrum's journey first-hand into obscurity and back again as an object of nostalgia - this is its story, told through personal experiences and a backdrop of world history. Learn how the ZX Spectrum served as a beacon of hope during the Sarajevo war, slipped under the Iron Curtain to find a new set of devotees, and sent its first tweet from an Oxford pub...

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