The first Macintosh was introduced on January 24, 1984; it was the first commercially successful personal computer to feature a mouse and a graphical user interface rather than a command-line interface.
As in the recent iPhone 4 presentation, back then Steve Jobs once again claims that everybody has seen only some Macintosh pictures, probably leaked in the news, or maybe some employee lost a Macintosh prototype in a bar
This was in front of 3.000 people.
Never trust a computer you can’t lift.
- Said by Macintosh referring to IBM computers.
Steve has a huge smile, and is holding back some tears as he is overwhelmed by the moment. The ovation continues for at least five minutes before he quiets the crowd down
Post author: Daniel Semper