The Cult of Mac by Leander Kahney

By Leander Kahney

No different machine evokes devotion like a Mac. the most important and so much fervent culture in computing, Mac enthusiasts are available all sizes and styles, yet by no means waver of their commitment. Like fanatics of a soccer workforce or rock band, Macintosh enthusiasts have their very own tradition, with essentially outlined obsessions and rites of passage.
The Cult of Mac takes you contained in the international of the Mac addict. Meet fanatics who get Mac tattoos and haircuts, those who commute around the globe to wait Apple shop openings, and counterculture icons who love the Mac. realize the area the place outdated Macs develop into aquariums or bongs, origami Macs are made from paper, and the place the Macs of the long run are predicted no longer via fits in Cupertino, yet via Mac heads world wide. stopover at the gatherings of the Mac tribe, from the massive exchange exhibits 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 impression of mind-altering medicines at the Mac’s recognized interface.
Whether you’re an off-the-cuff observer, a delicate Mac fan, or a hardcore member of the cult, subscribe to journalist and constant Mac consumer Leander Kahney as he exposes each side of Mac fanaticism, from the risk free to the insane.

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