Leander Kahney's The Cult of Mac PDF

By Leander Kahney

ISBN-10: 1886411832

ISBN-13: 9781886411838

No different computing device evokes devotion like a Mac. the most important and so much fervent culture in computing, Mac lovers are available in all sizes and styles, yet by no means waver of their commitment. Like fanatics of a soccer crew or rock band, Macintosh lovers have their very own culture, with essentially outlined obsessions and rites of passage.
The Cult of Mac takes you contained in the international of the Mac addict. Meet enthusiasts who get Mac tattoos and haircuts, those who go back and forth around the globe to wait Apple shop openings, and counterculture icons who love the Mac. observe the area the place previous Macs develop into aquariums or bongs, origami Macs are made from paper, and the place the Macs of the long run are estimated no longer via fits in Cupertino, yet through Mac heads worldwide. stopover at the gatherings of the Mac tribe, from the large alternate indicates to tongue-in-cheek lookalike contests of Mac celebrities. And discover the little-publicized underbelly of Mac tradition, together with erotic fiction that includes Steve Jobs and the effect of mind-altering medicines at the Mac’s well-known interface.
Whether you’re an informal observer, a gentle Mac fan, or a hardcore member of the cult, sign up for journalist and dependable Mac person Leander Kahney as he exposes both sides of Mac fanaticism, from the risk free to the insane.

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