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What Apple and Microsoft’s New Computers Say About the Future of PCs

The PC industry is in crisis, and it’s our fault. We used to use our home computers for everything from checking email, to surfing the web, to listening to music. Now we’re doing that with our smartphones, tablets, and even voice-controlled, Internet-connected speakers. These shifts in consumer behavior have thrown the PC market into free […]

People are bidding over $250,000 for one of Apple’s first 50 computers

In the summer of 1976, two young friends in Northern California agreed to sell 50 computers to a local store for $500 each. After working for 10 days straight, they pulled it off. That computer went on to be known as the Apple-1, Apple Computer’s first product. Those young men were Steve Wozniak and Steve […]