What inspired a cover story on Apple Computer? It started when one of our curious editors, Suzanne Deffree, asked me whether Mac OS X would impact our readers.
The late 1980s and mid-1990s led to one operating-system disappointment after another.
Mac OS X is coming. Partners are ready. But some Apple divisions will be late to the big launch.
There's something about having an almost mythological figure stand up and introduce a bunch of new stuff to remind you why being part of the technological revolution is cool.
What's up for next year? In a time of great uncertainty-from the presidential election to the bumpy economic warnings-there is nervousness in the tech industry and beyond.