Feeling good about being one of the first devotees to purchase Apple's latest gadget? Well here's a real reality check: If you had spent lets say the price of a $5700 PowerBook G3 250 on Apple stock instead, you'd have $330,563 today, cash-in-hand.
That's what UC Berkeley computer science major Kyle Conroy put together in this thorough spreadsheet of the amount of money consumers would have gained if they had purchased Apple's stocks in lieu of its products.
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Now that the weather is perfect outside and the temperatures have settled down for a nice, long summer, it’s important to put the planet first and start being more eco-friendly. Summer is a great time to get back into the habit of prioritizing the planet. The nicer weather also provides more opportunities to get involved and help make more of an impact in your area’s commitment to the environment. Here are 10 things you can do this summer to help the planet. Read more