The Original Macintosh
Anecdotes about the development of Apple's original Macintosh, and the people who made it (4 stories)
“When I'm working on a problem, I never think about beauty. I think only how to solve the problem. But when I have finished, if the solution is not beautiful, I know it is wrong.” -- R. Buckminster Fuller

Bill Gates:  (4)
The first time we demoed the Macintosh to Microsoft
July 1981
Andy Hertzfeld
3rd party developers,Microsoft,Prototypes
We discover who wrote an awkward game for the PC
August 1981
Andy Hertzfeld
Steve confronts Bill Gates about copying the Mac
November 1983
Andy Hertzfeld
3rd party developers,Microsoft,Personality
The sad story of MacBasic
June 1985
Andy Hertzfeld
Software Design,Management