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The following Special Events were held by Apple Computer in 1980:

May 1980[]

On May 19, 1980, Apple Computer introduced the Apple III at the National Computer Conference, held at the Anaheim Convention Center. Apple rented the entirety of DisneyLand nearby for 5 hours of the following day for $42,000. Around 7,000 conference attendees were shuttled on British double-decker buses to attend the premiere, which included hired bands.[1][2][3]

References[]

  1. The Ill-Fated Apple III, Vectronics' Apple World. 2007-04-02.
  2. The Apple III Fiasco by Owen W. Linzmayer, Apple Confidential 2.0: The Definitive History of the World's Most Colorful Company, p.41-44. No Starch Press. 1994.
  3. Apple III Chaos: Apple’s First Failure, Low End Mac. 2015-04-28.

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