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Decades-old Apple computer somehow still works

What a blast from the past. A Fordham University professor shocked himself – and others – when he discovered his decades-old Apple IIe computer is still in good working order. Oh.My.God. An Apple IIe. Sat in my parents’ attic for years. Decades. And it works. Put in an old game disk. Asks if I want to restore a saved game. And finds one! It must be 30 years old. I’m 10 years old again. pic.twitter.com/zL7wWxOo36 — John Pfaff (@JohnFPfaff) February 17, 2019 Law professor John Pfaff posted on Twitter about the unearthing of the third model in the Apple II series, which was released in 1983, noting it has been sitting in his parents’ attic for years. “Oh. My. God.,” Pfaff tweeted over the weekend. “An Apple IIe ...