MacBook Air Running Four Screens Simultaneously

This MacBook Air is running four screens simultaneously. Its own, a 20-inch Apple Cinema Display, a 7-inch Mimo 720-S USB display and an Apple IIc running a terminal session through a serial cable. For an underpowered notebook, that's quite a feat. » 12/17/10 10:00am 12/17/10 10:00am

Pitfall Bag Celebrates Man's Two Passions: Adventure and Needlepoint

Pitfall fans with 13-inch laptops, this is your day! Over at Etsy, one artist is selling handmade needlepoint Pitfall laptop cases. Diehard Apple fanboys will notice that the featured Pitfall screen is actually from the Apple IIC version of the game. But don't worry PC-users, anyone who noticed that piece of trivia… » 5/27/08 9:10am 5/27/08 9:10am

Virgin Apple IIc Unboxed, Groped

After paying almost twice as much as the Apple IIc's original price for a unopened one in mint condition on eBay—$2553—Dan Budiac couldn't just let his freshly purchased piece of vintage computing gather dust (and $$$) on a shelf as a trophy box. Nope, he had to subject it to that most time-honored of rituals: the… » 2/04/08 4:20pm 2/04/08 4:20pm

Vintage Computer Festival 10.0 Features Old Computers, Older Nerds

The 10th Vintage Computer Festival took place this past weekend at the Computer History Museum in Mountain View, CA, featuring, among other things, "the largest collection of Radio Shack Pocket Computers I've ever seen," says CNet's Peter Glaskowsky. Highlights in the gallery above include the 1-bit flat-panel… » 11/05/07 10:40am 11/05/07 10:40am