Ebay Watch: Rare Apple Items
Ebay's a great place for Mac/Apple collectors to explore
regularly for that one mac item that's eluded them.
Someone is actually selling a href="http://cgi.ebay.com/aw-cgi/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewIte
m&item=294420097">PowerBook G3 seen on the
Real World/Hawaii. Apparently, it was auctioned off by
MTV to this fellow who is now selling it. I guess it could
be valuable to some Real World fans.
A few href="http://search.ebay.com/search/search.dll?MfcISA
Macintosh TV's can be seen on eBay presently.
These were black all-in-one educational units that
Apple sold for a short time. Definately distinctive,
complete with tv-in and remote. A fun addition to your
Finally, there's a href="http://cgi.ebay.com/aw-cgi/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewIte
m&item=291192911">Clear Newton 110 up for
auction. Apple originally distributed the clear cased
newtons to VIPs and Developers, but for the 110, they
ended up selling them to the public. As a result, there
are a fair number floating around. Over the years
though, they've fallen into the hands of collectors, so
getting one gets a little harder every year. For pictures
of this rare unit, check out href="http://www.normalkid.com/collector/110.html">the
Newton Collector Pages
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