TV show “Halt and Catch Fire” season 1 was created by a whole series of American film directors, but the plot is absolutely knocked out of the series of modern television series, because there will not be vampires and werewolves, there will not be any steep detectives with confusing things, it’s much easier, we’ll be able to observe the era of the birth of the first personal computers. It should be noted that the novelty in many respects echoes with real events, and this in dozens of times increases the spectator interest.
“Halt and Catch Fire” returns the viewer in the 80 years of the last century. In those distant times, the inhabitants and the teaching could not even imagine what a great invention like a PC would soon weigh 7-10 kilograms, and it would be able to get mad on a person’s palm. The series features IBM’s computer giant, the one that once released the greatest novelty – the first PC.
The picture is based on the idea of the role of innovation in the life of each individual. The three main characters of the television series – a child prodigy, a dreamer and an engineer, the guys most want to make a real revolution in the world of computer technology. They will know how to work in this difficult sphere affects their personal and family life, very often the guys will be on the verge of a real bankruptcy because of their own greed and stubbornness. Despite all this instability, they remain vexed for only one thing – the fresh ideas of young scientists, which they sometimes so lack.
Undoubtedly, the novelty “Halt and Catch Fire” will appeal not only to information technology lovers, but also to all who are interested in the fascinating history of the existence of Silicon Valley. So we look and enjoy an amazing picture of the birth of an indispensable assistant of each person – a computer.