Insanely great: the life and time of Macintosh, the computer that changed everything

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Penguin Books, Feb 1, 1995 - Computers - 312 pages
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The creation of the Mac in 1984 catapulted America into the digital millennium, captured a fanatic cult audience, and transformed the computer industry into an unprecedented mix of technology, economics, and show business. Now veteran technology writer and Newsweek senior editor Steven Levy zooms in on the great machine and the fortunes of the unique company responsible for its evolution. Loaded with anecdote and insight, and peppered with sharp commentary, Insanely Great is the definitive book on the most important computer ever made. It is a must-have for anyone curious about how we got to the interactive age.

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Review: Insanely Great: The Life and Times of Macintosh, the Computer that Changed Everything

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The tale of the original Macintosh is very interesting. This book, as it was written 10 years since the Macintosh entered the marketplace, covers a lot of details that have been skipped in more recent ... Read full review

Review: Insanely Great: The Life and Times of Macintosh, the Computer that Changed Everything

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The tale of the original Macintosh is very interesting. This book, as it was written 10 years since the Macintosh entered the marketplace, covers a lot of details that have been skipped in more recent ... Read full review

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Section 2
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Section 3
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About the author (1995)

Steven Levy is a senior editor for "Newsweek." For ten years he wrote the "Iconoclast" column for "MacWorld" magazine. His previous books include "Hackers" & "Artificial Life.

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