• Posted on: May 29, 2011

EOYDC/ Magic Johnson Empowerment Center Tech Museum

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The EOYDC/Magic Johnson Tech Museum was designed to provide a review of computer technology and its impact on the world. The museum features both aged technology and information, mixed with current technology in use inside the Magic Johnson Empowerment Center.

Below we list the items inside as well as a visual of the museum. We will continue to add as opportunities permit.

Enjoy the “Magic” of Technology inside the EOYDC/ Magic Johnson Tech Museum.

Features:
(3) Digital Photo Frames which promote
1) Magic Johnson Dedication Day July 21, 2004 (click here)
2) Pictures of EOYDC program participants (click here)
3) Digital Stories completed by computer participants (click here)

Showcases:
Mobile Storage Media History progression from Floppy Discs to USB flash drives
Historical Computer Facts from 1939-1987
Bridging the Digital Divide – CD burning curriculum demonstrating beginner to advanced labeling
News Stories created by youth writers from 8-12 years of age

Models:
Compact Disk Drive 2X Read Only and Black 52XCD/16XDVD Burner
Laptop – Compaq Armada 700 Pentium II ca.1990
Typical Motherboard with essential circuits on cards, late 20th Century
Typical Motherboard with essential circuits on board, early 21st Century

Journal:
1999 edition of Computer Currents – once the elite bi-monthly journal for building computer “Do it Yourselfers.”

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