The Original Macintosh
Anecdotes about the development of Apple's original Macintosh, and the people who made it (4 stories)
“The creation of art is not the fulfillment of a need but the creation of a need. The world never needed Beethoven's Fifth Symphony until he created it. Now we could not live without it.” -- Louis Kahn

Mike Boich:  (4)
The artists sign their work
February 1982
Andy Hertzfeld
Management,Apple Spirit,Industrial Design
We visit my alma mater to try to sell them Macs
January 1983
Andy Hertzfeld
Steve confronts Bill Gates about copying the Mac
November 1983
Andy Hertzfeld
3rd party developers,Microsoft,Personality
We need a demo for the intro
January 1984
Andy Hertzfeld
Marketing,The Launch,Software Design