Roads Not Taken: The iPhone’s Software Stack

Roads Not Taken: The iPhone’s Software Stack
Episode 6 Aug 21, 2018

Hansen Hsu, curator for the Center for Software History, explores the software development kit that almost wasn’t and the choices that enabled Apple’s App Store to spawn a worldwide app economy. This episode features clips from a number of public panels and oral histories, including original iPhone UIKit team manager Nitin Ganatra, radio software engineer Andy Gringion, and WebKit manager Richard Williamson.

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This episode is part of our From the Archives podcast.