bitch_tits_zero_nine wrote:Yep, the GUI + mouse concept was all Xerox, but they didn't really understand what they had and let Apple in to use it as a basis for the Mac. While Apple were developing they contracted Microsoft to write some software for it, instead MS (who is literally just Bill Gates and Steve Ballmer at this point) totally ripped it off and sold it as a DOS overlay called Windows.
You can call Steve Jobs what you want, but when Apple was in the toilet and Bill Gates meanwhile was the richest man in the world... if I was in Jobs shoes I'd probably be in prison.
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