Re: [midatlanticretro] MARCHins ... get ready for influx of newb questions...
- --- On Mon, 5/13/13, Evan Koblentz <evan@...> wrote:
> I have one of the first models but I am not sureAs a side note, what is it about computers that makes people forget that they've been around for a long time? Nobody tries to sell a 1972 Ford Galaxie by saying that it's "One of the first cars". It's as if people's perception is that computers suddenly appeared about 1992 and they had never existed before.
> what year it was
> out on the market but my guess from doing research on the
> net that it is a 1993 computer."
> Hey, they were only off in their research by 17 years. :)
- This has pretty much reflected in craigslist postings..
I see things that were once $10, being offered for $250 to $1000.
Then the next week $50 less and so on and so on.
I have a little app on my phone with searches and I read them.
Some of them are hilarious, like the person who put some DIMMs in a frame and wanted to sell them to collectors.
I can't wait for it to die down...
>> Some of them are hilarious, like the person who put some DIMMs in a frame and wanted to sell them to collectors.Here, enjoy
>They were DIMM-witted!