Google, maker of rival operating system of iOS, is paying tribute to legend Steve Jobs. Google has a direct link to Apple.com on its search engine home page. May be in coming days we would also witness doodles about Steve and his life works. Today is a sad day for all of us. The person who brought the paradigm shift in computer industry and telecom industry is no more with us. He died of cancer today. Without Steve, world would not be same again.
Marco Boglione , an Italian collector, bought the first Apple 1 device during a Christie’s auction in London.It Is estimated that less than 30 Apple 1 computers are still present, making it a rare collector’s item.Marco Boglione’s brother was present on behalf his brother , who cleared the bid with a staggering £133,250 ($210,000) , making this auction the highest paid ever for a personal computer. This Apple 1 was accompanied with a letter signed by Steve Jobs and Steve Wozniak
Steve Jobs and Steve Wozniak with Apple Computer
In 1976 Stephen Gary “Woz” Wozniak and Steve Jobs created the first apple computer code named Apple I in a small garage. They never had any big plans for this first Apple, which was way ahead of its time, but just to impress the local electronic enthusiasts group Homebrew Computer Club and they had never thought that Apple will become what it is now !!!