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“So… Three things: A widescreen iPod with touch controls. A revolutionary mobile phone. And a breakthrough internet communications device. An iPod… a phone… and an internet communicator… An iPod, a phone… are you getting it? These are not three separate devices. This is one device! And we are calling it iPhone.”
—Steve Jobs, January 9, 2007
Those words have become so famous in the history of technology that I imagine a large percentage of readers have them memorized. Ten years ago this Monday, January 9, Steve Jobs stood on stage and announced the iPhone to the world. It was the crowning achievement in the career of the greatest technologist of our time, the moment that the modern era of computing began.
On the ten year anniversary of the birth of the iPhone, this is the story of that moment and the history of that device which can take a rightful place alongside the original Macintosh, the first IBM PC, the Apple I, the Altair 8800, the DEC PDP-8, the IBM System/360 and the ENIAC as one of most important machines to have brought computing into everyday life.
John Hodgman, Justin Long and scriptwriter Jason Sperling share stories of the legendary Apple campaign and revisit unaired scripts.. From Campaign US
It’s a remarkable ecosystem that allows each of us to exercise control over our lives. But how much control do we truly have? How many of our decisions are really being made by Google and Facebook and Apple? And, perhaps most importantly: is the Internet’s true potential being squandered?
How Apple obsessive John Gruber built Daring Fireball, the world’s most powerful one-man media company - Recode
Since 2002, Gruber has owned a chunk of the conversation about Apple — and he does it all solo.
The Talk Show
‘Option P’, With Special Guest Serenity Caldwell
Tuesday, 12 April 2016
Serenity Caldwell returns to the show. Topics include the new 9.7-inch iPad Pro, using an iPad for “work”, podcasting microphones, the damn Siri Remote for the new Apple TV, the Star Wars: Rogue One teaser, and more.
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Guest John Siracusa joins Jason to talk about HDTV, the future of the Mac, and pizza.
Who’s right in Apple’s court battle with the FBI over California shooter’s phone data?
Real-world experience with ad-funded apps, and what the iAd shutdown announcement may mean.
Jim and Merlin talk about presentations, Apple Watch apps, and the maritime Canadian provinces.
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