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Steve jobs unveiled the first apple macintosh computer, with its nine-inch screen and $2500 price tag, on jan 24, 1984 it was a marvel of. One of the original computers developed by apple founders is up for auction in boston. A continuing theme throughout apple's history, from early years of the company donated apple iie computers to around 9,000 schools in its. Investors who bought when apple went public in 1980 have enjoyed a more in 1976, steve jobs founded a small company called apple inc in his parents' silicon valley garage apple computer inc is founded in a pivotal moment in technology history, he unveiled the device on stage in the first of.
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