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Macintosh Compact All-in-one Computers

One of the challenges we collectors of Apple face is deciding on a particular direction for our collection- oftentimes we find ourselves grabbing Apple things that tickle our fancy at the time without a clear path, at least I know I have.

One clear direction is building a collection of Macintosh Compact all-in-ones, but even then there are potentially 50 different…

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Added by Scott on January 12, 2014 at 10:09am — 1 Comment

My 12 Days of Apple Christmas

Everyone loves to make bucket lists of things they want. Oftentimes these objects of our affection are things we know no one will get ever get us either because they have no clue where to find them or simply because they are way too expensive.

Well, in light of the Holiday Season fast approaching, I want to memorialize my 12 Days of Apple Christmas bucket list. Most all…

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Added by Scott on December 15, 2013 at 11:10am — No Comments

October 2011- One heck of an Apple month for me

The month of October 2011 has drained me. Apple on my mind about everyday one way or another.

 

Our world got rocked two weeks ago when Steve died. While it was obvious he was very sick, it caught me off guard. The day he died I was playing tennis and when I was driving home I checked my phone. My wife had texted me "Steve Jobs has died."  I got home a few…

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Added by Scott on October 24, 2011 at 8:30pm — No Comments

Auctions & Apple Director Chairs

I tried to add another vintage Apple’s Director Chair to my collection today, but I let it get away. It was an eBay auction.

Buying off of eBay can be frustrating. I don’t mind the auction format- no, I’m an auctioneer by profession and…

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Added by Scott on February 21, 2011 at 12:00pm — 6 Comments

Words only ruin the moment

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Added by Scott on December 21, 2010 at 8:15am — 7 Comments

Collectible Fund Re-allocation, AKA starting a Mac Collection

My head is swimming. I just officially started me a vintage Mac collection today. Kinda out of the blue. Was struggling with the impulse to start up buying old Mac's and then framed the decision in investment terminology and that was all I needed to justify it.


Been a Mac fan for a while and still have my Mac Powerbook 5300 from when i bought it new in 1993 and have grabbed a few things over the years but only today made the BUY decision. You see besides into tech toys and…
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Added by Scott on November 11, 2010 at 8:43pm — 1 Comment

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