1985 – 1986
April 1985: Kickstart beta 0.4 (v 24.061) is completed.
July 1985: Kickstart beta 0.7 (v 27.003) is completed.
July 19, 1985: USA Patient US4777621 A (Video game and personal computer) applied for by Commodore-Amiga, Inc.
July 22, 1985: Commodore Pins Its Hopes on the Amiga : Contends It’s Not a Home Computer (Los Angeles times article, written by Donals Woutat) Interesting article, which shows the issue Commodore had of not knowing where it’s target market for the machine was.
July 23, 1985: The Amiga officially launched
The Commodore Amiga (later renamed the Amiga 1000) was released to regions of the world that use the NTSC video standard.
Article “The Amiga from Commodore: an in-depth review” in Compute! Magazine issue 64 (Article starts on page 16).
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