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Milestone-Proposal:Introduction of the Apple II Computer: 1977-1978
Milestone Buildings Exist Steve Jobs' house and garage at 2066 Crist Drive in Los Altos, CA, which served as the focal point for Apple Computer in its earliest days, still exists. (See related news story.)
Milestone Plaque Mounting Details TBD, but in the vicinity of the main entrance or the main lobby of the headquarters of Apple, Inc., in Cupertino, CA.
Milestone Present Site Owner Apple, Inc., owns all of the buildings at its headquarters.
Milestone Site Access Details The main entrance and the main lobby of the headquarters of Apple, Inc., at 1 Infinite Loop, Cupertino, CA, are fully accessible to the public.
Milestone Site Description The current headquarters of Apple, Inc., i The current headquarters of Apple, Inc., is a high profile location in Silicon Valley. It has a direct lineage to the work done by Steve Wozniak, Steve Jobs and the Apple team that worked on the Apple II. It is a location that is seen by and visited by thousands of visitors, vendors and Apple employees on a daily basis. dors and Apple employees on a daily basis.
Milestone Site Owner Approval Yes  +
Milestone proposal submitted true  +
Proposed Milestone IEEE Section Santa Clara Valley  +
Proposed Milestone Location In the vicinity of the main entrance or the main lobby of the headquarters of Apple, Inc., at 1 Infinite Loop, Cupertino, CA 95014.
Proposed Milestone Name Introduction of the Apple II Computer, 1977-1978  +
Proposed Milestone Plaque Citation The Apple II spurred software and hardware The Apple II spurred software and hardware suppliers to help create the worldwide personal computing industry. It was the first low-cost computer to offer quick start-up, pre-addressed standard expansion slots, processor RAM-based bit-mapped NTSC color graphics and random access storage in a handsome compact package. It had an economy of design with a BASIC interpreter and assembler in ROM as well as gaming and graphics features. M as well as gaming and graphics features.
Proposed Milestone Year 1977-78  +
Modification dateThis property is a special property in this wiki. 26 February 2014 16:14:37  +
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