Nov 28, 2011
By: Alvaro Fernandez
Fascinating raw footage from a 1990 interview with Steve Jobs. Please don’t miss the profound and quite funny first three minutes and a half (the rest is a more usual tech interview).
(When talking about how, in an old Scientific American article, the condor came up as the species with most efficient locomotion, way ahead of us humans…except when we ride a bicycle)
“…It made a really big impression on me that we humans are toolbuilders, and that we can fashion tools that amplify these inherent abilities that we have to spectacular magnitudes. For me, a computer has always been a bicycle of the mind, something that takes us far beyond our inherent abilities. And I think we are just at the early stages of this tool…”