RIP Chuck Peddle, Father of Personal Computing

Episode 1654 (06:10)

Peddle

Chuck Peddle, the creator of the Apple 2 6502 microprocessor and father of personal computing, passed away this week. He was 85. Although the 6502 wasn't a very good processor, it blazed a trail for affordable processors that would eventually become the ARM processor and the Intel 8080.

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