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Macintosh Celebrates a Quarter Century

by Rachel Levitt

Tags: Science and technology, gadgets, Apple, Macintosh, computers, Steve Jobs, CNET,

Old Macintosh computerIt’s been 25 years since Apple introduced its first Macintosh computer, and even with an economy resembling a swirling vortex of failure, the company and its products are still going strong, according to the Wall Street Journal. To celebrate the Mac's silver anniversary, CNET put together a series of articles exploring the computer’s history and future potential, interviewing some of the project’s early team members, and asking readers to share their favorite memories of the landmark invention.

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