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Some Holiday Fun…

By October 27, 2006Computers, Tech support

Have you ever wanted to make a pc-o-lantern? Or a mac-o-lantern? Sure you have!

"Look at this. We’ve [University of Arkansas Dept. of Computing Services/Help Desk] made a pumpkin into a computer."

"The Pumputer was conceived of to bring home the company’s carving contest award for the Information Technology department. A 1990 Macintosh Classic computer was obtained and carefully dismantled. After insertion into a large pumpkin, it’s peripherals were color coded to adhere to the Pumputer 1.0 model standards, and connected via VineBus, a very advanced serial connection."