My Favorite Apple

Brand New 1984 Apple Portable Computer

How is a 30 year old machine still brand new? Because it was never opened. A 29 year old, Steve Jobs made history with this, Apple’s first portable personal computer back in 1984. It is the Apple IIc, or //c if you prefer. It weighed in at a hefty 7.5 pounds and had to be plugged in wherever […]

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Apple’s First Portable Computer Launch

One of my favorite computer collecting themes is Apple’s portable machines. Come hell or high water Steve was going to make personal computing portable, and that he did. Apple’s first attempt was the Apple IIc in 1984, when Steve was only 29. The IIc weighed in at 7.5 pounds and was made to transport around. The […]

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Factory Sealed Apple Collectibles

New in the box old factory sealed Apple One of the top items on my Apple Bucket list isn’t really a particular Apple, instead it’s anything from the early days of Apple unopened and still in its factory sealed packaging. While this may sound like an impossible task, you might be surprised the items out there never […]

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The Hobbit Game made for Apple

As I’m about to head out the door to see The Hobbit, I glanced over to my computer shelf and noticed the game. Yes, Apple had a Hobbit game way back almost 30 years ago now. I wanted this neat piece of Apple history for two reason- I’m a huge Tolkien fan and, of course, […]

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Apple IIc New in the Box

I still get excited watching this video even though I’ve owned my Apple IIc for almost a year now, and I still haven’t opened the boxes. I found a brand new Apple IIc, monitor and stand still in their factory sealed boxes- never opened. Share on Facebook

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RetroMacCast Show Interview- Macs & Knives

A common bond exists among Mac collectors, and while the demographics vary greatly, we are a brotherhood. Many of today’s “newer” Mac collectors, who don’t know a single line of code much less how to look under the hood of our Macs, are as much a part of the Mac collector community as those are […]

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Unboxing brand new Apple IIc sealed factory box!

Brand new 1985 Apple IIc unboxing

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