Today in Apple history: Apple II gets its first disk drive

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June 1, 1978: Apple launches the Disk II floppy drive, one of the company’s most important peripherals ever. The best floppy drive available at the time, Disk II solves the Apple II’s most glaring weakness — a lack of storage. It also helps establish Apple’s flair for handsome profit margins. The Apple II had been available […]

(via Cult of Mac - Tech and culture through an Apple lens)

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