BYTE Magazine The Small Systems Journal July 1986 Vol 11 # 7See 2nd photo for table of Contents
Bytemagazine was an influential in the late 1970s and throughout the 1980s because of its wide-ranging editorial coverage.Whereas many magazines from the mid-1980s had been dedicated to theMS-DOS(PC) platform or theMac, mostly from a business or home user's perspective,Bytecovered developments in the entire field of "small computers and software", and sometimes other computing fields such computing. Coverage was in-depth with much technical detail, rather than user-oriented. Print publication ceased in 1998 and online publication in 2013.
Bytestarted in 1975, shortly after thefirst personal computersappeared as kits advertised in the back of electronics magazines.Bytewas published monthly,