View Full Version : Jef Raskin, Creator of the Macintosh, 1943-2005.
03-01-2005, 02:29 AM
Seemed like big news to me.
Anyway, a little plee for those that visit this thread, please don't bring in that PC vs. Mac crap here. kthx.
03-01-2005, 02:37 AM
We'll miss ya man.
03-01-2005, 03:28 AM
Darn, and just when I bought my first Apple product just 2 days ago when I got my iPod shuffle.
03-01-2005, 04:06 AM
I wonder who's replacing him.
i don't think he had worked for apple for a long time, but i think he came up with a lot of the windows style interfaces that MS later knicked and we all know today...
03-01-2005, 10:16 AM
Goodbye Jef, employee number 31, you were a hero to those who love the Mac. May the fine man rest his soul in peace. :(
03-01-2005, 10:18 AM
like it or not, apple has been a part of our compy peoples lives in one way or another. Back in the very early 80s the first time I ever used a computer(even before the days of the commodore 64!) was some absolutely mammoth sized apple machine....we were all quite amazed at the time, as it had a 'mouse' you could move the cursor on th screen around(believe me --- they were hardly slick and smooth scrolling like todays ones..)
RIP apple guy :(
03-01-2005, 01:09 PM
RIP Apple dude
And I was starting to really like MAcintosh :(
03-02-2005, 12:53 AM
R. I. P, Mac-maker. You have done a lot for mankind.
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