An elegant computer for a more civilized age

Apple ///

Somewhere, nestled in the woods near Santa Rosa, California, Ryan Powers came across this relic from a time better left forgotten.

This Apple /// serves as a dark reminder of the days when computer science pioneers were outcasts, and forced to hide in the wild, with little more than a 6502 assembler to keep them warm.

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  1. a dark reminder of the days when computer science pioneers were outcasts, and forced to hide in the woods

    You mean… I can come back now? joy

  2. Hokey religions and ancient computers are no match for a good blaster at your side, kid.

  3. I have a half-finished text adventure about a computer camp, set in the early 80s. It has new Apple IIs. Somewhere out in the woods is a dump with the camp's old hardware . . . the PET Cemetery.

  4. LDoBe says:

    Judging by how easily they blow up, I'd be shocked if TIE fighters ran on anything besides Windows ME.

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