The Xerox Star… a post-modern update

What’s a computer? In 1981, Xerox released a workstation called “Xerox Star.” It was the first commercial device to be what we consider a computer these days, with a bit-mapped display, a graphical user interface, a mouse, and access to e-mail. More than 30 years later, Apple is now working on a new device, code-named Star…

via Apple’s secret Star project revealed: ARM-based, touchscreen hybrid computer with LTE — 9to5Mac