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The Original Macintosh
Anecdotes about the development of Apple's original Macintosh, and the people who made it (8 stories)
“Great software requires a fanatical devotion to beauty.” -- Paul Graham

  
The Launch:  (8)
Why the Mac design team got credit for their work
January 1983
Andy Hertzfeld
Marketing,The Launch,The Press,Retreats
4
 (4.28)
The famous 1984 commercial almost got canceled
September 1983
Andy Hertzfeld
Marketing,The Launch
7
 (4.52)
Burrell's educational credentials
September 1983
Andy Hertzfeld
The Launch,Personality
0
 (3.35)
We present a Mac to Mick Jagger
January 1984
Andy Hertzfeld
Marketing,Celebrities,The Launch
4
 (3.9)
An early bug in the Finder sends Bruce back to the drawing board...
January 1984
Bruce Horn
Bugs,Software Design,The Launch
2
 (4.07)
We need a demo for the intro
January 1984
Andy Hertzfeld
Marketing,The Launch,Software Design
11
 (4.27)
The big day finally arrives
January 1984
Andy Hertzfeld
Marketing,The Launch
10
 (4.87)
Burrell and I get our pictures in Newsweek
January 1984
Andy Hertzfeld
The Press,The Launch,Marketing
6
 (4.84)