You might have mixed feelings about the Mac, but the underdog system has often been favored by many computer users. Customer satisfaction with Apple’s computers has been on the rise for years as well, and recently hit a new high.
Remember this “blast from the past” in the image above? The classic MacPaint application launched with the original Macintosh computer back in 1984 is now part of history, and to assure its legacy, Apple has donated the source code for the application to the Computer History Museum.
Before we embark upon the weekend's festivities of food, fun and blowing stuff up, we thought we'd leave you with the lasting impression of this memorable video. Gary Katz, the guy who made an Apple Store diorama out of an abandoned shoebox and iPhone parts, went and created a visual history of Apple computers that he's owned in the past. But, he didn't just post a video of them dancing around in tutus or what have you. No, instead he morphed them all together.
If you think the lukewarm reception to Apple’s new iPad is the exception, think again: The company has a long history of questionable first impressions dating back to the original Macintosh over 25 years ago.
After a lengthy outage on Thursday, the iPhone Developer website sparked back to life with a few interesting nuggets, including a new lower price for the Mac Developer program which has at least one tech blogger predicting a new App Store may be coming.