TITLE

COMPUTER WHIZ

PUB. DATE
November 2004
SOURCE
Weekly Reader News - Senior;11/5/2004, Vol. 83 Issue 9, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the efforts of computer enthusiast Jacob Komar to rebuild used computers and give it to those who cannot afford it. Incident that started his efforts; Estimated number of computers Komar has fixed and given away; Inspiration of Komar in fixing and giving computers.
ACCESSION #
14888568

 

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