Artifact Details

Title

Ganatra, Nitin oral history, part 2

Catalog Number

102740174

Type

Text

Date

2017-05-30

Contributor

Ganatra, Nitin, Interviewee
Hsu, Hansen, Interviewer

Publisher

Computer History Museum

Place of Publication

Mountain View, CA

Format

PDF

Description

In Part 2, Ganatra goes into more detail on the development of the UIKit and iPhone software, including the decisions not to initially support copy/paste and MMS on the original iPhone, working with Steve Jobs, the Keynote presentation, and going through the technical approval process with AT&T, and shipping the phone. Ganatra also discusses the decision to create the iPhone SDK based on UIKit, and the process of sanitizing UIKit for public release. Ganatra also discusses the changes to iOS that were made to support the iPad.

Category

Transcription

Subject

Apple; iPhone; iOS; UIKit; App Store; Steve Jobs

Credit

Computer History Museum

Lot Number

X8186.2017