one of the original creators of the MacOS
Since leaving Apple Computer in 1984, he has co-founded three new companies - Radius (1986), GeneralMagic (1990) and Eazel (1999).
He had a hand in the early discussions about OSAF.
Folklore Org site has stories about Apple Computer - mostly written by Andy but some by others, in a Wiki-like CMS.
- Andy's [notes](http://www.folklore.org/Story View.py?project=Macintosh&story=Creative_Think.txt&characters=Alan%20Kay&sortOrder=Sort%20by%20Date&detail=medium) from a talk by Alan Kay. Outline of talk: Metaphors, Magnetic Fields, Snobbery and Slogans