The big rotation

by Volker Weber

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It's an early Xmas at vowe's magic flying circus and there is a new machine in the house, a 13" MacBook Pro Retina. This brings upon a big rotation:

  1. MacBook Pro Retina replaces MacBook Pro
  2. MacBook Pro replaces iMac
  3. iMac retires

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The iMac that retires is Lucy, my first Mac. It has been in continuous operation since the end of 2002. 11 years old and still useful. I don't know yet what to do with it, but it's not heading for the trash.

Comments

Turn it into an aquarium?

Daniel Tietze, 2013-12-05 08:33

A nice picture frame for your living room...

Ingo Seifert, 2013-12-05 08:53

If that is the flower design, it cannot go to the trash. It's a work of art.

paul mooney, 2013-12-05 09:01

Ask Michael Schneider @ Institut für Neue Technische Form e. V., Friedensplatz 10, Darmstadt.
Details on www.intef.de/Page3.html
Greetings from Stephan, if you like.

Stephan Perthes, 2013-12-05 09:54

See www.intef.de/ddbview/ ...

Stephan Perthes, 2013-12-05 09:56

I struggle to throw out any of our old Macs, but that means that our attic resembles an Apple museum... G3s, G4s, a Cube, an iBook etc etc. Even when we give them away, they tend to make it back here when they get replaced.

Iconic design never gets old. Sadly the tech within does ;-(

Stuart McIntyre, 2013-12-05 10:11

Wie kann ich einen Abholtermin verinbaren ;-)

Thomas Merchel, 2013-12-05 12:14

Immer noch der Schönste!

Denis Alt, 2013-12-05 12:36

Why didn't you go for a 13'' MacBook Air?
Cheers

Alex Martin, 2013-12-06 08:43

Far better display.

Volker Weber, 2013-12-06 08:48

Far better display for fifty-something eyes. ;-)

Chuck Howe, 2013-12-06 16:50

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