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Monday
Jun112012

Apple I auction: new york

The Apple I. From zh.wikipedia. What: Fine Books and Manuscripts Auction
When: Friday, June 15
Where: Sotheby’s

This Friday, Sotheby’s will auction not only one of the first Apple computers, but one that’s still working.

As technology seems to advance exponentially, a functioning Apple I computer is now exceptionally rare—in fact it’s believed there are only 6 in working condition out of less than 50 in existence.

Purchased for $500 in 1976, the year Apple was created in Palo Alto by Steve Jobs and Steve Wozniak, it’s now referred to as an artifact and comes with the original cassette interface and a rare BASIC users’ manual.

While the motherboard is expected to fetch over $100,000, accessories—such as a monitor, a keyboard, and power supply—are not included.

Thursday
Oct062011

giving thanks: steve jobs

photo by: justj0000lieEveryday, in so many ways, we are thankful for the visionary work of Steve Jobs.

From the first Macs, to the latest iPods, iPads, and iPhones—each one a beautiful design inside and out. From user friendly click-and-drag functions, to the simplest, most refined hardware and elegant packaging.

The way we work, play, live—and think—will forever be different.