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First Macintosh Praised By Its Creators In Rare Promo Video From 1983

First Macintosh Praised By Its Creators In Rare Promo Video From 1983

I bet you haven’t seen this clip before.

A rare Apple promotional video for the original Macintosh has surfaced online today, courtesy of one of the machine’s creators, Andy Hertzfeld. The one-minute clip, which was produced in 1983 by Chiat-Day, features members of the Macintosh team — including Hertzfeld, Bill Atkinson, Burrell Smith, and Mike Murray — who praise their product for its affordability, reliability, and more.

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Original Macintosh Designer Andy Hertzfeld Helped Design New Google+ Social Network

Original Macintosh Designer Andy Hertzfeld Helped Design New Google+ Social Network

By most accounts, Google’s new social network Google+ at least looks pretty good.

As it turns out, there’s a reason for that: it was designed by the guy who designed the original Macintosh.

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