Tag: steve jobs

Steve Jobs’ Choices Documentary

A new film called “Steve Jobs’ Choices” is on IndieGoGo, produced by 8-Bit Generation who also produced “The Commodore Wars.”  The documentary looks intriguing from the posted trailer.  They have assembled some impressive interviews with people like John Sculley, Mike Markkula, Steve Wozniak, Andy Hertzfeld, Al Alcorn, Dan Kottke, Larry Tesler, Jay Elliot, Paul Terrel, […]

Original Lisa-1 Sells for $56,100 on Ebay

An original Apple Lisa-1 has sold for $56,100 USD on the auction site, Ebay.   The Lisa-1, a completely functional unit, is owned by Ebay user, professorinschubert in Karlsdorf-Neuthard, Germany.  According to the story behing the machine, it was purchased from a collector who bought it more than 34 years ago when it was released. I got […]

Call-A.P.P.L.E. Magazine Jan/Feb 2017 Released

The Jan/Feb 2017 issue of Call-A.P.P.L.E. magazine has been released to A.P.P.L.E. members.  This 36-page full-color issue features many exclusive articles including: – Akalabeth: The Beginning of a Legacy– Steve Jobs: The Quiet Philanthropist– GBBS Pro: The Official Archive– The Apple II Web Server in BASIC– Uthernet II update– Freshly Squeezed Reviews: Swift Be My […]

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 […]