My Favorite Apple

NIB Factory Sealed Vintage Apple Computer Company Products

Collecting vintage Apple products that are still new gets me excited. The older the Apple is the harder it is to find in this condition. It wouldn’t be hard to find any old Apple in only good grade condition, but if I’m going to buy it used and in only good condition it would have […]

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The Making of iPods Cool

Collecting pieces of Apple’s history is fun. I like the devices, but at the same time I get off on the era they reflect. There are many examples from Apple’s history illustrating their willingness to step out with a revolutionary device, but sometimes they’d let another company make a device first. Obviously, they didn’t produce […]

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Trivia Pursuit- Apple iPod Questions

My family sat outside around the fireplace over the Thanksgiving holidays and played Trivia Pursuit 25th Anniversary Edition, and while I’m usually not very good at playing my wife pulled a card with questions I was chomping at the bit to answer. The questions were all Apple questions. Now while I don’t really consider myself […]

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My Favorite Apple- Journal Entry

Journal update May 18, 2014: I have a daily Apple routine. It’s keeping up with Apple Inc. and Tim Cook & Company. Following and anticipating their moves and positions,  even down to listening to their quarterly earnings call and the games they play with the stock analysts. And aside from my fascination with this, my favorite company,  I collect […]

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Leander Kahney’s Biography on Jony Ive

Whether you are an old Mac Head or a new Apple fan, you’ll love Jony Ive- The Genius Behind Apple’s Greatest Products. I’ll admit, I’m not typically into biographies and haven’t even finished Steve Jobs. I prefer the history of the early days of Apple instead..and in case you are still picking yourself off the […]

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Games People Play

One of the most frustrating things about collecting all things Apple is once I’ve found the Apple of my eye the seller’s price is totally unrealistic. I’m not just talking about a seller wanting a premium. No, I’m talking about a seller who is substantially above what the item is worth. Well, that’s where I […]

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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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Getting Started- Apple’s 1st Generation iPod

Steve Jobs unquestionably unveiled a game changer when he introduced the iPod digital music player back 11 years ago. And while I love all the cool devices as Apple has innovated and expanded this product line, from a collector’s point of view, there is just something about the original iPod. I consider this historic music player as […]

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Original iPod TV Commercial

Yes, we all love the dancing silhouettes in the hip iPod ads, but sit back and appreciate Apple’s very first iPod TV ad. Notice too the guy’s using his iBook 🙂 The song used is “Take California” by the Propellerheads. Can’t find the date this first aired, but Steve announced the iPod on Oct. 23, 2001, but […]

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