Apple hangs pirate flag over Infinite Loop HQ on its 40th birthday

In homage to its history, Apple has hung a pirate flag at its Infinite Loop Headquarters (images via @twfarley and @mjisrawi). On April 1st, 40 years ago, Apple was founded by Steve Jobs, Steve Wozniak and Ronald Wayne. The iconic flag, complete with rainbow Apple logo for an eye, dates back to the creation of the original Mac. The Mac team hung the flag as an act of rebellion, distinguishing their cool work, led by Jobs, from the rest of the company which was preoccupied making the Lisa.

Watch Apple’s 40 year celebration video, first shown at its event last month, after the jump …

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Filed under: AAPL Company, iOS, iOS Devices, Tech Industry Tagged: 40 years, birthday, iOS, pirate flag, Tim Cook
Source: 9to5 Mac