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Insanely Great: The Life and Times of Macintosh, the Computer that Changed Everything Paperback – June 1, 2000

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Steven Levy is the author of Hackers, which has been in print for more than fifteen years, as well as Insanely Great: The Life & Times of Macintosh, the Computer That Changed Everything. He is also Newsweek's chief technology writer and has been a contributing writer to Wired since its inception. He lives in New York City with his wife and son.

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  • ASIN ‏ : ‎ 0140291776
  • Publisher ‏ : ‎ Penguin Books (June 1, 2000)
  • Language ‏ : ‎ English
  • Paperback ‏ : ‎ 336 pages
  • ISBN-10 ‏ : ‎ 9780140291773
  • ISBN-13 ‏ : ‎ 978-0140291773
  • Item Weight ‏ : ‎ 9.8 ounces
  • Dimensions ‏ : ‎ 7.82 x 5.12 x 0.84 inches
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Levy is editor at large at Wired. Previous positions include editor in chief at Backchannel; and chief technology writer and a senior editor for Newsweek. In early 2020, his book &quot;Facebook: The Inside Story&quot; will appear, the product of over three years studying the company, which granted unprecedented access to its employees and executives. Levy has written previous seven books and has had articles published in Harper's, Macworld, The New York Times Magazine, The New Yorker, Premiere, and Rolling Stone. Steven has won several awards during his 30+ years of writing about technology, including Hackers, which PC Magazine named the best Sci-Tech book written in the last twenty years and, Crypto, which won the grand eBook prize at the 2001 Frankfurt Book festival. &quot;In the Plex,&quot; the definitive book on Google, was named the Best Business Book of 2011 on both Amazon and Audible.

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