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Film Review: ‘General Magic’

Film Review: ‘General Magic’

The story of a failure that was, in fact, a triumph, “General Magic” recounts the short but brilliant life of an early 1990s technology company that saw the future too soon. Populated by some of the

General Magic documentary is finally getting a theatrical release

General Magic, a movie about the most important tech company you never heard of, is getting a theatrical run. The documentary tells the story of a ’90s startup created by (and employing) some of the

Best science and tech documentaries of 2018 [Year in Review]

Do you want to celebrate the end of another year by relaxing in front of a great informative documentary? Nobody would blame you! Fortunately, 2018 was a great year for tech- and science-focused

General Magic—how tech superfriends assembled, dreamt up smartphones, and failed

New film chronicles an overlooked tech company with a landmark idea and lessons to share.

General Magic trailer gives peek into one of Silicon Valley’s most influential startups

The documentary about the most important tech company you’ve never heard of is nearly ready to hit the big screen. General Magic, a ‘90s startup created by some of the best minds at Apple, is getting

General Magic tells story of Apple spinoff that almost changed the world

How do you follow a project like the Macintosh? A high-flying Apple spinoff called General Magic tried to answer that question in the early 1990s. After revolutionizing the personal computer, a team

General Magic documentary sheds light on Apple spinout’s glorious failure

Are you familiar with General Magic? If you’re not, and you’re a fan of tech history, you really should be. A cutting edge startup founded by Andy Hertzfeld, Bill Atkinson and other veterans of the