Wednesday, September 17, 2014

"Andy Grignon, technology entrepreneur and founder of Quake Labs, is known by many impressive titles. Yet somehow, “corn boy” remains the one he can’t escape.The name stems from a videoconference with California technology companies that Grignon gave when he was just a junior at the University of Iowa studying computer science. [...] After developing several influential programs such as Dashboard and iChat, Grignon became part a special 10-person design team assigned with one task: create the iPhone. [...] About a decade after the iPhone was first unveiled, Grignon returned to Iowa City to speak with students at the Association of Computing Machinery."

Full Daily Iowan article here.