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    Apple 1 breaks auction record

    Apple 1 breaks auction record, goes for $671,400

    http://news.cnet.com/8301-13579_3-57586204-37/apple-1-breaks-auction-record-goes-for-$671400/

    One of what's thought to be only six working Apple 1 computers -- hand-built by Steve Wozniak -- flies out of a German auction house for a tidy sum. The last one went for $640,000.

    The machine, built by Steve "The Woz" Wozniak in Steve Jobs' parents garage back in 1976, was sold along with the original owner's manual and a signed letter from Jobs to original owner Fred Hatfield............more......





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    Wow!
    I'm Apple crazy, but 6 figures... nah, not that crazy. lol But then again, if money was not an issue, maybe. But that is cool to see that... it's like looking at a strand of DNA and realizing: that's where it allllll began.



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