Linked by Thom Holwerda on Wed 28th Jan 2009 21:44 UTC
BeOS & Derivatives Before the BeOS ever made it to x86, it had already spent some time on PowerPC, but the die-hard fans will know that BeOS was actually written and designed for a very different, short-lived processor: the AT&T Hobbit. While a PowerPC BeBox is already quite rare, the Hobbit BeBox was never sold, and only existed in the form of a number of prototypes. Imagine our surprise when we found out that Cameron Mac Millan, former Be employee, sold one of his two Hobbit BeBoxen on eBay a few days ago.
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eBay is the wrong place for these artifacts
by Eugenia on Thu 29th Jan 2009 00:02 UTC
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He should have offered it to the Computer History Museum instead. I did with some of my (rare) stuff. I am glad I did actually.

I hope that who ever bought it donates it to the CHM.

Edited 2009-01-29 00:02 UTC

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