From Newton to Pippin: Not Every Mac Product Is Made of Gold
By Buck Wolf
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Apple III: An Early Failure
Apple was an early leader of the consumer-level computer world... but that reputation took a major hit with the Apple III. Designed as a business machine, the overpriced computer lacked power and software. Rushed into production, the Apple III was plagued by problems -- the company even had to replace many early units altogether.