Christie's auctioned off a Apple 1 computer -- one of the world's first Apple computers -- for $390,000 today. Not bad for a clunky old keyboard and vintage chips attacched to a piece of wood.
Why was the price so high?
Dag Spicer, senior curator at the Computer History Museum in Mountain View, California, joins Marketplace Tech host Ben Johnson to explain.
“I think the best compliment I can give is not to say how much your programs have taught me (a ton), but how much Marketplace has motivated me to go out and teach myself.” – Michael in Arlington, VABEFORE YOU GO