Apple II

Apple: A little more color, please

Apple has a long back and forth relationship with the role of color in its products. Even looking back at the original Macintosh, which debuted with …

Apple

Why Apple stock is still a buy — even at $200 a share

My wife and I gave our first son an Apple II computer for his ninth birthday. The Apple II was one of my (few) Peter Lynch moments. Apple (AAPL) …

Investing

The biggest Apple disappointments, flops, and failures

Another WWDC 2018 has officially come and gone. The annual conference, which Apple uses to highlight its latest-and-greatest software initiatives, …

Social Media

Working Apple I hits charity auction with $70,000 opening bid

A rare example of a functioning Apple I is now being sold in a charity auction, with bidding starting at $70,000 and likely to escalate from …

Apple II

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edwardrooster<p>Edward Rooster<p>Follow<p>Message<p>About<p>Trading Price Is Straightforward<p>Member since December 7th …

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Going Online 1979 Style

LinkFozzTexx offers a flashback to what life was like for computer users in the late 1970s. Check out the sleek styling and cutting edge monochrome …

Apple II

1979 computer shop guy predicts the future

This clip, posted by David Hoffman a few years ago, is going viral this fine Wednesday morning: "I was shooting a documentary called “The Information …

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1979 sellers of the original apple II accurately predict the future of technology

jun 01, 2018<p>a vintage look is defined by the car's tapered tail, whitewall tires and thin-rimmed steering wheel.<p>a vintage look is defined by the …

Fabrication

Photos: Atari, homebrews, robots, and more at Vintage Computer Festival East XIII - Page 8

Altair, Apple, Atari, Commodore, SGI, Tandy, and more at Vintage Computer Festival East XIII<p>Vintage Computer Festival East XIII, held May 18-20, 2018 …

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Photos: Atari, homebrews, robots, and more at Vintage Computer Festival East XIII

Altair, Apple, Atari, Commodore, SGI, Tandy, and more at Vintage Computer Festival East XIII<p>Vintage Computer Festival East XIII, held May 18-20, 2018 …

New Jersey

Glitchy Apple II screens inspire this artist’s work

The Apple II and the iconic game <i>The Oregon Trail</i> launched countless computer science careers – and are twin muses for weaver Melissa Barron.<p>The Chicago artist appreciates the similarities in a line of code and a strand of yarn as she brings analog texture to computer screens, especially the …

Textile Art

Iconic

Whether you're a completely-obsessed Apple fanboy, or just an industrial or packaging designer looking for inspiration, <i>Iconic: A Photographic Tribute</i> …

Prototypes

Silverstone's MM01 PC Case is Dustproof and Splashproof

If you want to make sure your PC’s components stay clean, check out SilverStone’s Mammoth Series MM01 PC case. It’s rated IP 43 for dust and water …

Silverstone

Today in Apple history: Apple scrambles to fix doomed Apple III

<b>April 15, 1981:</b> Apple CEO Mike Markkula defends the struggling Apple III with a surprisingly straightforward admission, even as the company pushes an unorthodox “fix” for the computer’s hardware problem.<p>“It would be dishonest for me to sit here and say that it’s perfect,” he tells <i>The Wall Street</i> …

Wall Street

The Oregon Trail Gets a Dedicated Handheld Edition - Technabob

Hey, kids! Now you can die of dysentery any time and any place! Thanks to Basic Fun, we now have a handheld version of Brøderbund’s classic 1980s …

Retrogaming

How Apple Survived the PC Wars: Part Two

After introducing the Macintosh computer, Apple struggled a bit to ensure its future. As it continued to rely upon the sturdy Apple II platform, the …

Big History

Stop panicking about Apple's rumored switch from Intel to its own chips in the Mac

A lot has been made about Apple's possible shift to the A-series processor in the Mac starting in 2020 -- but this isn't the first time that Apple …

Mac Software

Raadition Apple II PC Case

Price: $249+ | Pledge | LinkThe Raadition is a PC chassis that looks exactly like the classic Apple II computer. It even comes with a built-in …

Apple II

Today in Apple history: Apple is founded by Steve Jobs, Woz and Ron Wayne

<b>April 1, 1976:</b> The Apple Computer Company gets its start as founders Steve Jobs, Steve Wozniak and Ronald Wayne set out to sell the $666 Apple-1 computer.<p>Apple will not officially become a corporation until January 3 the following year, by which time Wayne is no longer a part of the …

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Today in Apple history: Microsoft’s first hardware debuts … on the Apple II

<b>April 2, 1979:</b> Microsoft releases its first hardware product, a microprocessor card that plugs into the Apple II computer.<p>Coming several years before the first version of Windows, the Z80 SoftCard becomes a big hit for Microsoft. It lets the Apple II run programs designed for the CP/M operating …

Bill Gates

Siri can read your hidden notifications out loud even when your iPhone is locked — and Apple's working on a fix

• <b>A recently discovered Siri bug allows some hidden app notifications to be read out loud even when your iPhone is locked</b>• <b><br>Apple says it's aware of the issue and will fix the bug in an upcoming software update</b>• <b><br>If you're worried about the issue, there are some short-term solutions.</b><p>One of the best …

Bill Gates

How an Apple II gave Stephen Hawking his voice

Earlier today, Tim Cook posted a tribute to the late professor Stephen Hawking, who passed away on March 14, aged 76. “We will always be inspired by his life and ideas. RIP,” Cook wrote.<p>As one of the world’s most visionary physicists and popular science writers, it’s no surprise to hear that …

Apple

Read a job application from Steve Jobs from three years before he cofounded Apple

Everyone has to start somewhere.<p>In 1973, legendary entrepreneur and Apple cofounder Steve Jobs needed a job. He had just dropped out of Reed College …

Steve Jobs

Video games still a big business, both to make and to play

An old friend in the computer gaming business called to pitch a new product. The product was interesting, though not yet ready for prime time. But …

Calvin and Hobbes

The Oregon Trail Is Now Playable In The Palms Of Your Hands

The Oregon Trail, an educational game played in countless classrooms over the years, is now available as a stand-alone handheld. It's a darling …

Oregon Trail

BBC micro:bit wins first Grand Digital computer race

There were seven computers and one calculator in the race, including an Apple II and a Windows computer, each tasked with finding as many numbers in …

Apple II

Photos: Apple II, PDP-8 and other classic computers do battle

On their marks<p>Machines spanning eight decades of computing battled it out on Saturday in the first race of its kind.<p>Computers ranging from the …

Raspberry Pi

How Do 1993's Future Predictions Stack Up 25 Years On?

The peerless Edge Magazine made its debut 25 years ago. The very first issue contained a feature called ‘The Shape of Things to Come’ in which …

Virtual Reality

Apple, Inc. Will Survive This Battery-Powered Drama, Too

Silently slowing down iPhones with bad batteries was a bad idea, but Cupertino has already committed to doing the right thing. This won't hurt Apple …

Apple II

This 1983 Demo Says So Much About Apple’s Past, Present, And Future

When Apple showed off two new computers to Boston computer nerds in 1983, it was historic in ways both obvious and unexpected.<p>On the evening of January 26, 1983, as a technology-smitten Boston University freshman, I attended the monthly meeting of the Boston Computer Society, which included a demo …

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