Austin Chronicle Touts Halt and Catch Fire; Computerworld on Halt's Charisma

This week, The Austin Chronicle touts Halt and Catch Fire, while Computerworld thinks the show isn't just for geeks. Plus, CarterMatt checks out the next episode. Read on for more:

The Austin Chronicle lists five reasons to watch Halt and Catch Fire, including the fact that "the main characters work."

Halt and Catch Fire has "enough charisma and synergy to transcend being a show for geeks," Computerworld proclaims.

CarterMatt previews Season 1, Episode 8, "The 214s," and speculates about the meaning of the episode's title.

• For recaps and reviews of Season 1, Episode 7, "Giant," check out A.V. Club, Bustle, New York Observer, The New York Times, Pop Eye, Popular Mechanics and Rolling Stone.

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