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The Original Macintosh
Anecdotes about the development of Apple's original Macintosh, and the people who made it (3 stories)
“There are two ways of constructing a software design: one way is to make it so simple that there are obviously no deficiencies, and the other way is to make it so complicated that there are no obvious deficiencies. The first method is far more difficult.” -- Tony Hoare

  
Charles Simonyi:  (3)
The first time we demoed the Macintosh to Microsoft
July 1981
Andy Hertzfeld
3rd party developers,Microsoft,Prototypes
7
 (4.21)
We discover who wrote an awkward game for the PC
August 1981
Andy Hertzfeld
Microsoft
9
 (4.4)
A curious style of programming
January 1982
Andy Hertzfeld
Software Design,Technical,Lisa
5
 (4.07)