Happy 2nd Birthday to Engadget!!
Let us take you back to a great time... engadget 1985...
Gathering all of the components:
Pouring in the circuit board substrates:
Adding the RAM and CPU:
Lining up the circuit boards:
All of the boards are now ready for assembly:
Getting the solder ready for the circuit boards:
Sometimes you have to spill a little blood (or red food coloring) to build a quality computer:
Gathering the keys for the keyboard:
Coating each individual key properly:
Finally soldering the boards together:
Painting the outside of the enclosure:
Beginning keyboard assembly:
Carefully installing the monochrome display:
Painting on the keyboard lettering:
Attaching all peripheral connectors:
The system is complete, and ready for you to take home using a very convenient handle:
Fully hacked to boot the engadget OS:
What a great user interface!!
Hmm... doesn't seem to have internet access...
Now to open this baby up to see what makes it all work:
So that's why Apple uses those colors in their logo....
Taste-testing some high-quality electronics: