Tag Archive: Vintage


MMXIII – The Year in Vintage Apple Tech

In addition to all the new products of 2013, the past year was a whir of activity in the vintage Apple space. Apple may be content to only move forward and deny existence of any products older than seven years… Read more ›     

This week in Cult of Mac Magazine: how some collectors are making serious money with old Macs. Well, that and how some are discovering that it may be sentimental value that keeps the old machines humming – as it turns… Read more ›     

Markets rise and markets fall – that’s true for stocks, real estate, tulips, etc. That’s also true with vintage computers – though even in a down market there’s still some money to be made. At an auction in Germany held… Read more ›     

Transform Your Apple TV Into A Vintage NES & More

Want to make your Apple TV look like an SNES, Gamecube, NES, or even a big waffle? These decals have you covered. There’s no shortage of vinyl decals to slap on your Mac, but you don’t see them for the…

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photosUnless you’re young enough to think that the seemingly never-ending 80s fashion revival is actually cool, then it’s likely that you have a stack of real, printed photos in a box somewhere. And as we all know, printed photos are photos that you can’t post to Instagram, or backup on Dropbox. What you need is […]

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camcase iluvNo messing around with iLuv’s new camera case for the iPhone 5. It’s called the Camera Case, and it turns your iPhone into a little Leica-alike. It’s a little gimmicky, sure, but so what? The case comes with a matching strap (you can choose from tan or black) so you can have the iPhone at […]

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MAINextra21.jpgThere’s one great feature of the Lightning cable that I didn;t notice until just now: It’s thinness compared to the old 30-pin plug means that it’s a lot easier to squeeze through small holes. And that in turn makes custom docks a simple, Dremel-free experience. Take a look around you and see if there’s anything [...]

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MAINextra21.jpgThere’s one great feature of the Lightning cable that I didn;t notice until just now: It’s thinness compared to the old 30-pin plug means that it’s a lot easier to squeeze through small holes. And that in turn makes custom docks a simple, Dremel-free experience. Take a look around you and see if there’s anything [...]

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Wow. Animated GIFs are everywhere now… even on a vintage Apple II Plus! Nathan Griffith put together an awesome bit of code that makes it possible to display animated GIFs on an Apple II+ with only 64K of RAM. How does it work? Essentially, a Python script converts an animated GIF to a maximum resolution [...]

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Toddler Buys Vintage Car On eBay Using Dad’s iPhone

FrankenspriteWe’ve all heard stories about children who spends hundreds — sometimes even thousands — of dollars in the App Store when their parents have their backs turned. But that’s not the only place they can spend money on your iOS device. Paul Stoute of Oregon learned that the hard way when his 14-month-old daughter purchased [...]

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