Some of them in German only
Virtual Computer Museums
- 8-Bit Nirvana
All about 8 bit computers, forum, flea market, et cetera
- Obsolete Computer Museum
Well maintained collection of computers and docs, a couple of pictures and
stories, Obsolete Computer Helpline
- Johannes Gröners Computerseite
Comprehensive computer database
- Geschichte der Homecomputer
History, docs, and pictures of homecomputers
- Stefan's Old Computer Stuff
Comprehensive collection with some unusual pieces
- Homecomputer -
Ein virtuelles Museum
Big collection of home computers, calculators, and more, with a virtual tour through the museum.
- A computer collector's side (Fritz Chwolka)
Fritz owns a lot of computers, mostly z80 based ones.
- OldBits Computermuseum in Anhalt
Frank owns more than 300 computers, mostly home computers.
- Ancient Computer Community
The collection of Michele Perini - certainly the biggest one in the whole
- Erik S. Klein's Vintage
This site deals with the computers from the beginning of PC history, including a collection,
information and a discussion board.
The oldschool computer collectors picture archive.
- Reale-Rydell Computer Museum
Well organized private collection with over 200 vintage and obsolete,
but working computers.
- Andrea Longhi Retrocomputing
Little private collection with some rare disk images (Zenith Z120, Apple III), in
- YouTube - PDP11GY's Channel
Some videos about historical computers by Reinhard Heuberger.
- Classic Computer Brochures
Stefan's personal collection of vintage brochures.
Computer Museums, Organisations and Link Pages
- Virtual Museum of Computing
The most comprehensive link collection of the whole web!
- Computer History Links
Quickly growing collection of links and information on computer
- HCS Virtual Computer Museum
Historically well compiled computer collection, containing a virtual tour
- Nixdorf MuseumsForum
The homepage of the Heinz Nixdorf Computermuseum, Paderborn (Germany's biggest
- Itzehoer Computer Museum
Mostly mini computers and peripherals, at the moment only a virtual
exhibit (the real exhibit is looking for a new home!)
- Computermuseum der Fachhochschule Kiel
One of the biggest computer museums, nearly as big as the HNF
- Computer Modell Katalog
Glossary, catalogue, software, history
- Rechentechnische Sammlung
der Uni Greifswald
Another big computer museum, containing exhibits from the abacus
up to mainframes
Real computer museum in Montana, USA
A big collection, which can be visited virtually and in reality, with a lot of background
- The Vintage Computer Festival
A yearly meeting in the Silicon Valley - this year the fifth time
in Germany (Munich), too.
Pages dedicated to individual machines and User Groups
Useful and worth visiting
Obsolete Computer Helpline
Any question about historic computers?
- 8-Bit Flea market
An online flea market, mostly containing offers for homecomputers
- rtdos - retro for the games
An alternative Operating System for old machines and
portal to other retro sites and communities.
Drivers not only for Windows...
Drivers for many different controllers
- Autometer Meß- und Automatisierungstechnik GmbH
Tilmann Reh's homepage
- Schmitt Electronics GmbH
Hardware development, mostly based on 8 bit technology
- XTree Fan Page
All about the DOS file manager XTree
- BIOS Kompendium
No matter if AMI, Award or Phoenix....
- PC Utility Software by Jem Berkes
Software for DOS, Windows, Linux ...
- Realm of CGI
Many examples and hints - for beginners and advanced
- OSDP - Operating System Documentation Project
Information about Operating Systems and their developers
Technology Guide: Computer Programming History
History of Computer Programming at Certified Staffing Solutions
The History and Significance of Software
Brief summary of the history and future of software.
Homepages of my friends
- André Olejko
NewDos - the alternative, DOS software, computer book store
- Toni Übler
Sound and HiFi Engineering, used equipment, CDs, VHS's, DVDs, and more
- United Balls
Do you remember Pogo in Togo??
- Stiers GmbH - Innovation in Raum, Licht und Ton
lighting equipment, movie properties, interiors,
Special effects for stage and research purposes
Sciences in general and astronomy in particular
- The Planetary Society
A non-profit organization founded in 1980 by Carl Sagan, Bruce Murray
and Louis Friedman for the exploration of the solar system and the search for extraterrestrial
Since the NASA doesn't support the SETI project any more,
your help is needed to keep on with the search for extraterrestrial life.
- Mars Exploration Program
The official NASA mars mission page
Astronomy picture of the day
Every day a different picture from the JPL archives, with information