May 15, 1985: Last Lisa Mac XL Produced
1985 – The last Lisa Mac XL computer rolls off the assembly line. It was first introduced on Jan 19th, 1983 for $9,995. Sun re-marketing purchased about 5,000 Macintosh XLs and upgraded them. Some leftover Lisa computers and spare parts are still available today.
Full Day in Tech History podcast show notes for May 15
- The First McDonalds
- The Love Bug strikes
- Carl Icahn officially launches a Proxy fight against Yahoo
- CBS Acquired CNet
- Supposed Coca-Cola recipe sold on eBay for $15 million