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...plaid suit. It also features technology popular during that era, including initial versions of the flip phone, Apple computer and Sony Walkman."If someone has an iPhone 1, that would be great," she said.The evolution of technology is...

Augusta ranked lowest among Georgia cities for treatment of LGBT community

...Apple CEO Tim Cook's criticism of his home state of Alabama's reluctance to grant everyone equality."The CEO of Apple Computer made a very public statement about coming out, as a native of Alabama, and why he would not want to consider bringing...

Darius Rucker records song written by father of Augusta childhood cancer patient

...things."Stevenson started writing lyrics, and Simkins composed the guitar intro. The two used GuitarBand ? an Apple computer program ? to finish drafting the composition.After the song was recorded locally, it got a professional touch...

Must we spell it out? You shouldn't abandon language's rules

...texting "OMG u srsly?" on their smartphones.But it's not just them. I blame advertising, too. I didn't think Apple Computers' grammar could get worse than its motto "Think different" until it rolled out a new iPod in 2008 by calling...

Shopgirl: Get down downtown, tribal prints and student tech discounts

...available for iBooks.Best Buy awards $50 gift cards to students purchasing iPads and takes $100 off the price of new Apple computers for students, but also has a promotion that will excite parents and teachers much less than students. For every...

'Smart' LED bulbs still have much to learn

...But these products are still interesting because they point the way to the future of lighting. Remember: The first Apple computer was a niche product, too ? and look where that went.Each Philips bulb produces light equivalent to a 50-watt...

Business news

...garages ? an old computer motherboard with wires sticking out. But this is an Apple 1 from 1976, one of the first Apple computers ever built. The computer goes on the auction block at Christie's next week. The bidding starts at $300,000...

Apple co-founder Steve Jobs dies at 56

...from other enthusiasts, but Jobs saw its potential far beyond the geeky hobbyists of the time. The pair started Apple Computer Inc. in Jobs' parents' garage in 1976. According to Wozniak, Jobs suggested the name after visiting an "apple...

Amateurs try genetic engineering

SAN FRANCISCO --- The Apple computer was invented in a garage. Same with the Google search engine. Now, tinkerers are working at home with the basic building blocks...

Across Georgia

...be able to play their free tunes on an iPod or an Apple computer or copy them onto a CD for a friend. The school is...technology is not compatible with iTunes and other Apple computer products. - Edited from wire reports