"Jack Rickard Jr., engineer and entrepreneur, died Monday morning at his
home in downtown Cape Girardeau following a brief illness. He was 65
"In 1986, he started Boardwatch Magazine, which he described as “a guide
to using computers as a communications device.” From an initial base of
a few dozen subscribers, the publication eventually had a circulation of
I was a subscriber and still have some back issues.
Via Esther Schindler.
*** Xanni ***
Chief Scientist, Xanadu
Partner, Glass Wings
Manager, Serious Cybernetics