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Pick up this ultra-rare Apple-1 with wood case for a mere $1.75 million

The original Apple-1 is rare, but an eBay auction going on now is for a nearly unique version with a wood case made by the Byte Shop. There are reportedly only 6 of these still in existence. That’s

12 Apple 1s turn computer festival into ‘Disneyland for nerds’

Only 70 Apple 1 computers are known to exist. But collectors gathered twelve of them over the weekend for the annual Vintage Computer Festival West at the Computer History Museum in Mountain View,

Computer festival boasts world’s largest gathering of rare Apple 1s

You would have to ride in a time machine back to 1976 and that garage on Crist Drive in Los Altos, Calif., to find 10 Apple 1 computers in the same space. But this weekend, 10 or more will be

Original Apple-1 manual sells for almost $13,000

Bidding was apparently hot and heavy for a computer manual for the Apple-1, this company’s very first computer. In a multi-day online auction for this rare bit of tech history, the top bid was under

Original Apple-1 manual goes up for auction for $10,000

Unless you’re Scrooge McDuck, an international arms dealer or some other wealthy individual, chances are that you won’t be able to afford an Apple-1 at auction anytime soon. But don’t give up hope of

‘Portable’ Apple-1 in a briefcase just sold for $471,000 at auction

A rare Apple-1 computer built by Steve Wozniak in 1976 has sold for $471,000 in a Christie’s auction. According to the Apple-1 Registry of known Apple-1 computers, this is number 10 of just 68 thought

Rare Apple-1 with original documentation goes up for auction

Want to own one of the very first computers Apple ever launched? You very well could, thanks to a Christie’s auction selling an Apple-1 personal computer, circa 1976. This model comes complete with

Handwritten Steve Jobs document fails to sell at auction

A vintage handwritten spec sheet in which Steve Jobs called the Apple-1 motherboard a “great deal” has failed to sell at auction. The document, written in the mid-1970s, was up for auction as part of

Steve Jobs’ Handwritten Apple-1 Ad Which He Called a ‘Real Deal’ Up for Auction

An ad for Apple-1, the first ever computer from Apple, is all set to be auctioned by Bonhams. What’s special about the ad is that it was written by the late Steve Jobs.
A rare piece of Apple history just fetched $300,000 at auction

A rare piece of Apple history just fetched $300,000 at auction

That's a relative steal for a coveted piece of computer history that helped launch a trillion-dollar company.

Working Apple-1 sells to mystery buyer for $375,000

A rare working Apple-1 computer, one of just 200 built by Steve Jobs and Steve Wozniak in 1976, has sold at auction for $375,000. The computer is thought to be just one of only around 15 Apple-1
You can own a fully functional vintage Apple-1 computer — but it'll cost you

You can own a fully functional vintage Apple-1 computer — but it'll cost you

Apple-1 expert Corey Cohen recently restored one of the original Apple-1 computers designed by Steve Jobs and Steve Wozniak back in the '70s. The machine, which will be sold at auction, is expected to
First Apple Computer Goes Up For Auction, Expected to Fetch More Than $300,000

First Apple Computer Goes Up For Auction, Expected to Fetch More Than $300,000

If you ever wanted to own a piece of Apple Computer history, now’s your chance. Provided you have a spare $300,000 lying around. Read more...
You can own a piece of Apple history with this fully functional Apple-1 computer

You can own a piece of Apple history with this fully functional Apple-1 computer

Gather your coins, folks. Another opportunity to own a piece of Apple history is coming soon. This September, an Apple-1 computer is going on sale to the highest bidder. While you might not want to

Today in Apple history: Unique Apple-1 computer sells for big money

August 25, 2016: An ultra-rare Apple-1 computer raises $815,000 in a charity auction, one of the highest prices ever paid for one of the machines. Bidding actually reaches $1.2 million in the

Auction of working Apple-1 from 1976 should bring big bucks

You can buy a piece of Apple history next month. An Apple-1 computer built by Steve Jobs and Steve Wozniak will be auctioned off. But bring your credit card. The auction house expects it to go for
Original Apple-1 computer and accessories go up for rare auction

Original Apple-1 computer and accessories go up for rare auction

Forty-two years after Apple released the Apple-1 computer, it’s hard to find one in working condition — only 60 to 70 of the original 200 hand-built units are believed to exist today, and they

Today in Apple history: Apple-1 starts a revolution

April 11, 1976: Apple releases its first computer, the Apple-1. Designed and hand-built by Steve Wozniak, the computers are sold wholesale by “Steven” Jobs. To finance their manufacturing, Wozniak

Today in Apple history: Homebrew Computer Club meets for first time

March 3, 1975: The Homebrew Computer Club, a hobbyist group that helps spark the personal computing revolution, holds it first meeting in Menlo Park, California. It becomes a welcome forum for
A Collector Is Trying to Bring a Rare, “Previously Unknown” Apple-1 Back to Life

A Collector Is Trying to Bring a Rare, “Previously Unknown” Apple-1 Back to Life

The Apple-1 is the very first product from the minds of Steve Jobs and Steve Wozniak, and when one of the 50 or so boards known to still exist sells at auction it’s a big deal. These fragile pieces of