The Top General Magic Employees

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List of notable or famous General Magic employees, listed alphabetically with photos when available. This list is a directory of the best General Magic employees, showcasing only the most prominent General Magic employees of all time. This list features past and present top General Magic managers, including both current and retired General Magic executives and alumni. Well-known General Magic staff along with current and former General Magic employees were and still are crucial to the company's success, as without these hard working men and women General Magic would never be what it is today.

This list is made up of people like Andy Hertzfeld and Andy Rubin.

This renowned General Magic employees list answers the questions, "What famous people have worked at General Magic?" and "Who are the most famous General Magic employees?"
Andy Hertzfeld is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Top General Magic Employees
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Andy Hertzfeld is an American computer scientist and inventor who was a member of the original Apple Macintosh development team during the 1980s. After buying an Apple II in January 1978, he went to work for Apple Computer from August 1979 until March 1984, where he was a designer for the Macintosh system software. Since leaving Apple, he has co-founded three companies: Radius in 1986, General Magic in 1990 and Eazel in 1999. In 2002, he helped Mitch Kapor promote open source software with the Open Source Applications Foundation. Hertzfeld joined Google in 2005, and in 2011 was the key designer of the Circles user interface in Google+. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 65

Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

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Andy Rubin is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Top General Magic Employees
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Andrew E. "Andy" Rubin is the co-founder and former CEO of both Danger Inc. and Android Inc. He was Senior Vice President of Mobile and Digital Content at Google until March 2013, where he oversaw development of Android, an open-source operating system for smartphones. Rubin has seventeen patents for his inventions. On 13 March 2013, Larry Page announced in a blog post that Andy Rubin had moved from the Android division to take on new projects at Google. He was replaced by Sundar Pichai, who also continues his role as the head of Google's Chrome division. In December 2013, Rubin was called to manage the robotics division of Google. On 30 October 2014 he left Google after nine years at the ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 56

Birthplace: Chappaqua, New York

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Bill Atkinson is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Top General Magic Employees
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Bill Atkinson is an American computer engineer and photographer. Atkinson worked at Apple Computer from 1978 to 1990. He received his undergraduate degree from the University of California, San Diego, where Apple Macintosh developer Jef Raskin was one of his professors. Atkinson continued his studies as a graduate student in neurochemistry at the University of Washington, nearly getting a PhD. Atkinson was part of the Apple Macintosh development team, and was the creator of the ground-breaking MacPaint application, among others. He also designed and implemented QuickDraw, the fundamental toolbox that the Lisa and Macintosh used for graphics. QuickDraw's performance was essential for the ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 68

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Dennis P. O’Brien is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Top General Magic Employees
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Dennis brings over 15 years of advertising sales and business development in traditional as well as new media to 8020 Publishing. He has held executive and management positions in print, broadcast and interactive advertising; opened one of the first national interactive rep firms for COX in San Francisco in 1996; and has worked with and consulted to several start-ups both nationally and in the Bay Area. Dennis has held positions with the SF Newspaper Agency, Gannett, Knight Ridder, General Magic and Red Herring. He holds a BS degree from the University of San Francisco and enjoys sailing, kayaking, hiking and the occasional round of golf. ...more on Wikipedia

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