Today in Apple history: FireWire wins Apple its first Emmy

August 22, 2001: Apple takes home a technical Emmy for developing FireWire, the high-speed serial port that allows users to transfer data quickly between a Macintosh and another device, such as a digital camera. “Apple enabled the desktop video revolution with its invention of FireWire,” says Jon Rubinstein, Apple’s senior vice president of hardware engineering, in a press release.

Link: Today in Apple history: FireWire wins Apple its first Emmy
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