Today in Apple history: Apple signs ‘clone Mac’ deal

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December 16, 1994: Apple Computer signs a licensing deal with Power Computing, allowing the company to produce Macintosh-compatible computers. With falling market share, and longtime rival Microsoft steaming ahead thanks to its software-licensing strategy, Apple executives think the only way to compete is for Apple to hand over its operating system for third-party Macs. Of […]

(via Cult of Mac - Tech and culture through an Apple lens)

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