Tag Archive: Rare


‘Rare’ original iPhone lands on eBay for $15K

Looking for a little extra summer cash? It might be time to dust off your old iPhone. Some enterprising eBay seller is hawking their “rare” mint condition, 1st generation iPhone with only 4GB of storage, and all their asking for is… Read more ›

The 61st Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity is honoring U2′s Bono with the first Cannes LionHeart Award for his achievements in the war on AIDS through (RED), a charity he created that has partnered with Apple for years. Jony Ive… Read more ›

Rare portrait-mode Mac prototype up for auction

From a rare Apple Lisa computer to the original rainbow-colored signs from the Cupertino offices there have been some great Apple items up for auction as of late. Now you can add “rare Mac prototype” to that list. A prototype model made… Read more ›

Apple’s acquisition of Beats is official, and it’s clear that the move is more about the talent Apple is getting than anything else. After the buyout was announced this afternoon, Tim Cook explained Apple’s reasoning behind the decision. “What Beats brings to… Read more ›

On January 24, 1984, Steve Jobs unveiled the Mac, a personal computer which changed the world. You’d expect Steve Jobs to have his customary swagger as he unveiled the computer which would change everything: in fact, he seemed kind of… Read more ›     

An Apple I computer from the original batch of 50 that Jobs and Woz sold to the Byte Shop in 1976 will be put on the auctioning block in Germany next month. Early estimates claim that the computer could fetch…

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Macbook Air Firmware UpdateApple just released two firmware updates to address some rare battery issues with the Macbook Pro and Macbook Air lines Tuesday. The firmware can be downloaded directly from Apple’s support website. The firmware for both models fixes some rare issues with the battery, one of which will shut your Macbook Air down after 1000 charges. […]

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appleIauctionWe’ve seen a couple of vintage Apple I computers auctioned off over the past year or so, each with an astronomically huge price tag. Another rare Apple I was sold at a Christie’s online auction today but this time the auction failed to reach its expected price. The winner of the auction purchased the Apple I [...]

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Steve Wozniak Powers Up A Rare Working Apple 1

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Steve Wozniak was the first guy to power up the vintage Apple I, the computer that gave the world Apple, Inc. and lead to all the products that followed: the Mac, the iPhone, the iPad and more.

Now Steve Wozniak is powering up the Apple 1 again, this time ceremonially for the History San Jose Museum.

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Over the last few years, we’ve seen quite a few Apple I’s hit the auction block. Some of the machines can be worth over half a million dollars, depending the item’s condition, and a new working Apple I is about to hit the auction block.

A German auctioneer is putting their rare, working Apple I computer up for auction later this month and hopes to make between $ 261,000 and $ 392,000.

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