Tag Archives: Apple

Publisher's Corner: March 2016

Maxine Carter-Lome - Publisher

Timeless Precision & Craftsmanship By Maxine Carter-Lome From the earliest sundials dating from about 3500 BC to the launch of the Apple Watch this past year, our fascination with horology, the study and measurement of time, and attraction to the instruments, clocks, and personal timepieces that measure and record it, remain steadfast. For collectors, it […]

Ken’s Korner: This gold-plated iPad costs more than $4K

Ken’s Korner: This gold-plated iPad costs more than $4K

Ken’s Korner: This gold-plated iPad costs more than $4K News & Views From the World of Antiques & Collectibles By Ken Hall If you want your iPad tablet to truly stand out, consider buying a solid gold plated model, offered by Amosu for around $4,300. Except for its 24kt gold jacket and an Apple logo […]

Ken's Korner: New museum chronicles the computer revolution

Ken’s Korner: New museum chronicles the computer revolution – The Journal of Antiques and Collectibles – March 2006 Inside a former office building in Mountain Valley, Calif. (the heart of Silicon Valley), visiting techies can enjoy the Computer History Museum, with more than 4,000 modern artifacts and 10,000 images, plus assorted manuals, tape and documents stretching 4,000 feet. […]

Ken's Korner: Book examines ads from the heady ‘80s

Ken’s Korner: Book examines ads from the heady ‘80s – The Journal of Antiques and Collectibles – February 2006 A book titled “[amazon_link id=”B0037KMYLI” target=”_blank” container=”” container_class=”” ]80s: All American Ads[/amazon_link]” (Taschen, $39.99) is a pop-culture history course for people too young to know what a Sony BetaMax or electric typewriter are, or are old enough to […]