[squeak-dev] Re: [Pharo-project] Talking to Steve Jobs about Scratch.

Bert Freudenberg bert at freudenbergs.de
Wed Apr 21 21:57:05 UTC 2010

On 21.04.2010, at 22:56, Eliot Miranda wrote:
> On Wed, Apr 21, 2010 at 1:48 PM, John M McIntosh <johnmci at smalltalkconsulting.com> wrote:
> Phil, last week I asked the smalltalk community (ESUG  etc), to stay claim and wait for Apple to think about it based on an email
> exchange I had with Steve Jobs. At the time I thought it prudent to wait a further decision or statement.
> Give that Wired publish Alan & my thoughts on the matter it's likely now time to consider what to do next.
> So this is NOT the fault of ESUG not being proactive, they were itching to do something.
> At the moment I believe they are collecting ideas how to approach the problem in a meaningful manner.
> Suggestions are welcome.
> Port to Android asap.  Competitive pressure can make Apple move.  I'm not sure about anything else.

Apple will move eventually. I found this illuminating about their motives:


- Bert -

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