A uncommon wearable Macintosh accent from 1988 known as the “WristMac” right this moment goes up for public sale at ComicConnect.
The WristMac is an early instance of wearable know-how made by Ex Machina, Inc. and Seiko. Whereas it was not made by Apple, the system served as a programmable wristwatch that could possibly be related to a Macintosh and retailer cellphone numbers, execute one-time and recurring alarms, and take notes that could possibly be exported to a disk as a textual content file.
In 1991, NASA astronauts have been issued with a WristMac to speak with the Macintosh Transportable and Apple Hyperlink software program aboard the area shuttle “Atlantis.”
The WristMac is a really uncommon merchandise and as such there are not any latest confirmed gross sales to precisely decide its anticipated promoting worth. ComicConnect CEO Stephen Fishler expects the WristMac itemizing to promote for anyplace between $1,000 and $100,000, with a closing promoting worth prone to be within the area of $25,000 to $50,000.
The never-worn WristMac out there within the public sale nonetheless is available in its authentic field and consists of its dock, registration card, reference guide, and WristMac 1.2 software program floppy disk. Bidding begins right this moment from $1, with the web public sale operating by way of to December 18.
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