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Jun 12

35 reasons we’re celebrating Apple Computer Day

Apple Computer day

I know what you’re thinking — “Isn’t every day Apple Computer Day?”

Well, if you’re like some of us, spending your day listening to music on your iPod while you build stunning works of art on your Mac all the while chatting with a friend on your iPad through FaceTime, then yes; every day is Apple Computer Day.

But what makes today especially Apple Computer Day is that today is the day that the Apple II, the computer largely credited with creating the home computer revolution we enjoy today, was released into the world!

So, since it’s been 35 years since that fateful day, here are 35 reasons I’m celebrating Apple Computer Day.

  1. Fruit colored iMacs
  2. Magic Mouse
  3. The iPad
  4. The iPad 2
  5. The iPad (again)
  6. App Store
  7. Removing “Magical” from the marketing lexicon
  8. The iPod
  9. Carrying 5000+ CDs in our pockets
  10. “The Woz” on Dancing with the Stars
  11. Removing “Revolutionary” from the marketing lexicon
  12. Jony Ive’s designs
  13. Jony Ive explaining his design
  14. Innovative products
  15. Removing “Game-changer” from the marketing lexicon
  16. The first GUI
  17. The logo
  18. “1984″ Superbowl ad
  19. The MacBook Air
  20. AppleCare phone support (seriously, thank you)
  21. The MacBook Pro
  22. The mobile revolution
  23. The iPhone
  24. Siri
  25. Stuff Siri says
  26. Mac OSX
  27. iTunes
  28. iCloud
  29. AirPlay
  30. Apple TV
  31. iTunes University
  32. FaceTime
  33. Fake Steve Jobs
  34. Retina display
  35. Steve Jobs

What’s your favorite reason to celebrate Apple Computers Day? Let us know in the comments!

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