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Interview With Creator of Apple Startup Sound [Video]

Interview With Creator of Apple Startup Sound [Video]

Posted February 27, 2010 at 1:13pm by iClarified
A video interview with Jim Reekes, the creator of the Apple Startup Chime and the "sosumi" chime has been posted by OneMoreThing.nl

From 90 til I left in 99, I pretty much wrote all of the audio software that was coming out of Apple. I was responsible for the sound manager and making it make sound. Like the ability for it to make sound. And then I completed rewrote it. Got a couple patents for those designs. Became a member of the QuickTime team and just sorta owned audio.

Take a look at the video below...

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Chris - February 28, 2010 at 3:11pm
Hahha, hes talking about the sound becoming annoying every time it crashes...!?!?! apple computer don't crash! did anyone else catch that
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