Tag Archive: Engineer


Mac Setups: Audio Engineer Mac Pro Workstation

Back by popular demand, Mac setups are here again! Here we are featuring the stellar workstation of a pro audio engineer… let’s dive in and check out the setup. What do you do and use your Apple gear for? I’m a freelance engineer and mixer working in Music, Film/TV post production and radio, so I … Read More

Apple hires HoloLens engineer for its own AR project

Microsoft’s new HoloLens project has shown the tech world where the future of augmented reality might lead, and according to one Wall Street analysts, Apple is already making moves to catch up wtih its own AR product. Piper Jaffray analyst Gene Munster reports that Apple has poached the lead Hololens Audio Engineer at Microsoft, Nick […]

Ex-Apple engineer wants you to think different about furniture

Here’s good news for anyone who has had to carry a heavy couch up or down several flights of stairs and/or through narrow doorways: You can now pre-order a sofa that will fit into easily portable boxes. This is Campaign furniture, and the company’s head is Brad Sewell, a former supply base engineer for Apple […]

Computer engineer wins 1,000 Twitter contests with Python script

Computer engineer Hunter Scott wrote a Python script to enter virtually every Twitter contest started over the span of nine months. The bot ended up entering him in about 165,000 different “RT to win” contests and more importantly, he won close to 1,000. On average, he won four contests per day every day. Scott embarked on […]

Pinterest hires former Apple engineer to improve mobile experience

Pinterest is looking for fresh blood to inject some more life into it’s mobile experience this year, so the company announced that it has nabbed Scott Goodson, a former Apple and Facebook engineer, to come in and improve the app’s…

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Mac Setup: The Dual-Screen Desk of a Software Engineer

It’s time for another featured Mac setup! This time around we’re sharing the dual-screen desk workstation of developer Carlos P., let’s dive right in to learn more about the hardware and what iOS and OS X apps are put to use: What do you use your Apple gear for? I’m a software engineer so I … Read More

Apple engineer reveals the true story behind the MacBook design process

The new MacBook is the biggest revolution the MacBook line has seen in a decade, yet it’s not with out its haters. A mobile processor. One USB-C port. A 480p front camera. And a $ 1299 price tag. “Just who the…

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French engineer wrings music from obsolete computer drives

Arganalth can look at an old floppy disk drive and see in it a second act. The 23-year-old engineer from Lille, France uses old computer hardware long overdue for the landfill to assemble an electronic orchestra that he conducts out…

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How one Apple engineer fixed the Mac’s awful startup sound for good

One of the things that makes a Mac a Mac is the beautiful startup sound it makes when you turn it on: a soothing, sonorous noise that sounds like electronic harp strings being plucked as you enter the gardens of…

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How one Apple engineer fixed the Mac’s awful startup sound for good

One of the things that makes a Mac a Mac is the beautiful startup sound it makes when you turn it on: a soothing, sonorous noise that sounds like electronic harp strings being plucked as you enter the gardens of…

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