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Mac OS 7.5.5 running on Apple Watch
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Anyone see this? It's 7.5.5 running in an emulator on the Apple Watch;…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Rick Jun 25.

Petition for Dropbox to continue support for 10.4 and 10.5

They're dropping support next month, please sign:…Continue

Started Jan 26

Beige Apple microphone on modern computer??
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"This is awesome. I have to start dropping hints that I want this for Christmas lol."
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Phreakout replied to Rick's discussion Beige Apple microphone on modern computer??
"Hi, Rick - This is a microphone designed for the old Mac LC, LC II, LC III series and the like.  It won't work in any modern day Mac due to a different way of being wired and different requirements in order for that mic to work. …"
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"You could probably get a way with it if you iron from the back at a low temp (Do not to the front directly). I'm not sure it would help though, as the ink receptive coating on the font is usually what gets wrinkled, and can possible very…"
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Classic II logic board recapped

"What was your total cost with shipping?"
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Apple Cup

"I love these cups, I should really get one. Maybe one for use and one for the shelf. Looks like a good size and shape for coffee."
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"Thanks for letting us know. I know there was a guy doing it for $35. I'll have to keep looking."
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When did you get your first Mac?
Late 90s, PowerMac 7600
How many Macs do you own?
4 real Macs, 2 Hackintosh desktops, 1 Hackintosh netbook (girlfriends)
What's your favorite Mac of all time?
MacPro, PowerBook G3, MacBook Pro 15", MacBook Air, iMac G4, iBook Clamshells (how could I claim just 1??)...Oh, and the Powerbook Duo. If Apple made a Macbook Pro that slid into a tower, connecting to it via Thunderbolt, I'd take out a lone and buy it! lol
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Hartmut Esslinger's early Apple Computer and tablet designs

Anyone see this yet? New images of old prototypes from the 80s! I'd have to say, I'd love to own a Baby Mac and the "Macbook" if they had actually put them into production.…


Posted on December 28, 2012 at 4:22pm

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At 5:05pm on July 15, 2014, DAVID STAHL said…

You have some nice Macs as well

At 8:14pm on July 20, 2014, Rick said…

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