Linked by Thom Holwerda on Wed 5th Aug 2009 19:37 UTC
Apple Using his blue box, Steve Wozniak once called the Vatican (for free), and, imitating Henry Kissinger's voice, asked if he could speak with the pope. The pope turned out to be asleep. Wozniak pulled these pranks together with Steve Jobs, with whom he'd found Apple computer not long after. Oh, how the times have changed. How can a company with its roots in phreaking, pranks, and home-made computing end up the way it is today?
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RE: What's desirable
by jrlah on Sat 8th Aug 2009 08:33 UTC in reply to "What's desirable"
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Well, Microsoft already tried the dog turd look with their brown 1st generation Zune. Apparently it didn't work too well ;)

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