Steve Jobs' House In Los Altos Designated A Historic Site

In Los Altos, Calif., a modest white ranch-style house trimmed in blue attracts tourists because the garage is legendary. It was in the garage and the living room of this house that a young Steve Jobs and Steve Wozniak built the first Apple computers. This week, a Silicon Valley historical commission designated the house a historic site.

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Good morning. I'm Renee Montagne. It's a house that shouldn't stick out in the upscale city of Los Altos; a white, ranch-style house trimmed in blue. But it attracts tourists because the garage is legendary.

It was in the garage - and living room - of this house that a young Steve Jobs and Steve Wozniak built the first Apple I computers. Which is why this week, the Silicon Valley Historical Commission designated the modest home where the Apple revolution began an historic site. It's MORNING EDITION.

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