Tag: steve jobs

Steve Jobs – The Quiet Philanthropist

From Call-A.P.P.L.E. Magazine:  January / February 2017 – Over the last 30 years or so of Steve Jobs life, many in the both the Apple community and the philanthropy driven community accused Steve of not giving or hoarding his billions of dollars in wealth.  What they did not see was the reality that Steve was […]

Tim Cook’s Insights at Utah Tech Tour

Tim Cook (photo by Apple Inc)

Tim Cook, CEO of Apple, spoke at the Utah Tech Tour yesterday with other industry leaders.  Members of the audience had the rare chance to submit questions to Tim.  As always, Tim is very thoughtful, articulate and clearly brilliant.  I feel lucky to have been there and heard his insights into encryption, being a successful […]

Apple-1 to be auctioned by Bonhams

Another Apple-1 computer is being auctioned by Bonhams Auction House.  The Apple-1 owned by one Tom Romkey, a personal computer store owner in Florida, has owned the computer for the past 39 years.   The board, having sat on a shelf for the majority of that time, is in pristine condition and is expected to draw […]

RetroMacCast Episode 376 Posted

The RetroMacCast Episode 376 has been posted.  On this episode, James and John discuss a number of Apple related items including their always entertaining eBay finds: Apple poster, mug collection, NIB numeric keypad, and Mission Impossible poster.  John interviews Cory Wiegersma from the 68k MLA, and discusses the Steve Jobs opera, as well as the new Jobs trailer, and its […]