So, your clueless Uncle Rob sent you a Nook Simple Touch for Christmas last year, and it's been sitting around collecting dust. Well, here's something you can do with it -- turn it into a Mac running OS 7.5.3.
Last November, blogger Mike Cane had the dream of running the classic Mac OS on a N...
June 18th 2012 at 5:00pm
Even though reviewers and early attendees have pointed out a slew of Apple references (including a snippet of the 1984 ad) in the Watchmen film, the one we've been waiting for most eagerly is the appearance of Adrian (Ozymandias) Veidt's sleek black SE/30. In the film version of 1985, it's what ever...
March 6th 2009 at 4:30pm
Back in February I humbly introduced the Skymall Index -- a highly unscientific, completely unofficial, 90% tongue-in-cheek metric for determining the scale of the iPod ecosystem by checking the Skymall catalog for iPod appearances and dividing that number by the count of old stock photos of obsolet...
June 24th 2007 at 3:00pm
Now here's something you
don't see every day. One computer used as a stand for another. Flickr user epatel sent us this shot of a Mac Plus and an external, 20 MB SCSI disk
sitting comfortably on top of an Apple // Plus . At least the Apple is still in use. While we're on the
topic, is that Lemmings...
April 27th 2006 at 8:00am
Are Cubes "vintage"
yet? We're not sure, but we do like them. Flickr user techcast-oni posts a shot of his well-maintained Cube and
15" Apple Cinema Display. I've got to get one of those eventually.Untitled posted by techcast-oni.For the month of April, the theme for our Rig of the
April 18th 2006 at 8:45am
You know I couldn't
let this month's vintage theme pass buy without posting at least one Newton picture. Today's photo features a Newton
(is that a 2100 or a 2000?) sitting next to a ETC express lighting console. I think it looks quite at home."my computers at work" posted by owenscenic.Fo...
April 11th 2006 at 12:00pm
Today's rig shot
features a MacPlus, SE, SE/30, and a Classic adorning a bookshelf. I have to say the look nice up there. I may have a
to add a couple to the bookshelf in my own office. I just really like the look of these compact Macs."Old Macs put to good use" posted by targuman2002For t...
April 10th 2006 at 12:00pm
Good grief! How do you make
your vintage Apple II GS even cooler? Get Woz to sign it, of course. That's what Flickr user CharlieBrown (no relation)
did, and we're jealous. Keep that thing away from sunlight, Chuck!"Apple II GS" posted by CharlieBrown.For the month of April, the theme for o...
April 6th 2006 at 8:00am