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Oric

Timeline for Oric :

Date Event
1887 Introduction of the Comptometer by Felt & Tarrant Co
1961 Computerized spreadsheets for use in business accounting developed
1963 First edition of the ASCII standard was published.
1971 First Network Email sent by Ray Tomlinson
1983 Tangerine release the Oric 1
20 Jan 1983 News Article : Oric's hardware production hits a problem
Feb 1983 News Article : Friendly Optim
3 Feb 1983 News Article : Oric switches out of mall order
17 Mar 1983 News Article : Oric doubt
31 Mar 1983 News Article : 16K Oric
Apr 1983 News Article : Oric 2 gets go ahead
Apr 1983 News Article : Texet TX-8000 colour micro
14 Jul 1983 News Article : Prices slashed on Oric
6 Oct 1983 News Article : Oric is top seller for French
13 Jun 1985 News Article : Oric bought by French company
7 Mar 1990 Sony Launches Paltop Computer - PTC-500


Hardware Products

Oric 1 16k

Oric 1 16k
1st January 1983
The Oric-1 was a British-designed and built machine, which was released in 1983.

Manufacturer : Oric International
Type : Computer

Oric Atmos

Oric Atmos
1st February 1984
The Oric Atmos was a British designed and built machine and was the successor to the Oric 1.

Manufacturer : Oric International
Type : Computer


Software Products

The Oracle's Cave

The Oracle's Cave
Unknown
New and Sealed...

Manufacturer : Doric Computer Services
Type : Software - Game

KEY Census

KEY Census
Unknown
...

Manufacturer : Northern Micromedia
Type : Software

Skweek

Skweek
Unknown
No case and no Inlay Card...

Manufacturer : Loricels / US Gold
Type : Software - Game

Booly

Booly
Unknown
...

Manufacturer : Loriciel
Type : Software - Game

Sherman M4

Sherman M4
Unknown
...

Manufacturer : Loriciel
Type : Software - Game

Chess

Chess
Unknown
...

Manufacturer : Oric Products
Type : Software - Game

Oric Flight

Oric Flight
Unknown
...

Manufacturer : Oric Products
Type : Software - Game

Welcome to Oric (Case Only)

Welcome to Oric (Case Only)
1983
...

Manufacturer : oric products international
Type : Software

Oric Base

Oric Base
1983
...

Manufacturer : oric base
Type : Software

Zodiac (1st Cover)

Zodiac (1st Cover)
1983
...

Manufacturer : Oric Products
Type : Software - Game

Funfair

Funfair
1985
...

Manufacturer : Northern Micromedia
Type : Software

Pro-Tennis

Pro-Tennis
1986
...

Manufacturer : Loriciels
Type : Software - Game

MGT

MGT
1986
...

Manufacturer : Loriciels
Type : Software - Game

Straight Six

Straight Six
1987
3D Fight Soccer Flash MGT Zox Billy...

Manufacturer : Loriciels
Type : Software - Game

Pip goes to the Moon

Pip goes to the Moon
1987
...

Manufacturer : NORICC
Type : Software

Sapiens

Sapiens
1987
...

Manufacturer : Loriciels
Type : Software - Game

Mach 3

Mach 3
1987
...

Manufacturer : Loriciels
Type : Software - Game

Sherman M4

Sherman M4
1989
WWII tank simulator. Bilingual English-French packaging. ...

Manufacturer : US Gold
Type : Software - Game

Builder Land

Builder Land
1989
...

Manufacturer : Loriciel
Type : Software - Game

Skweek

Skweek
1989
...

Manufacturer : US Gold
Type : Software - Game

Time Race

Time Race
1990
...

Manufacturer : Loriciel
Type : Software - Game

Pigeonhole

Pigeonhole
1990
...

Manufacturer : Northern Micromedia
Type : Software


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