The world’s first hard disk couldn’t be bought as an individual device. You had to get the computer with which it came. The computer, IBM305 RAMAC, itself was only available on lease for $3200 per month.
The TextEdit icon of Mac OS X leopard has actual words - extracts from the successful "Think Different" campaign. It's in the form of a letter addressed to "Kate" and signed by "John Appleseed". [more...]