How the Mac was born... supposedly...

From: Jim Battle <>
Date: Wed Jan 12 11:19:39 2005

Dan Wright wrote:

> On Wednesday 12 January 2005 9:53 am, John Allain wrote:
>>>perturbed, he wrote an email to steve jobs to inform him
>>Interesting story, but I find it hard to believe that emailing outside
>>of academic and military circles was done much at all back in 1985.
>>Oh yeah, and within a given company too, but seldom outside it.
>>I'd believe this story if it was first set-up with how the two got email
>>in the first place.
> Actually, I think the point was that the friend has been a mac fanatic SINCE
> 1985, but not that this HAPPENED in 1985. I know the Mac store in chicago
> only opened a couple years ago.
>>John A.

Dan, you are spot on. Sorry, I thought it was clear that my friend was
a fanatic since 1985, but the story was recent.
Received on Wed Jan 12 2005 - 11:19:39 GMT

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