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Inside Apple’s Cupertino HQ: A Peak Behind The Veil


Inside Apple’s Cupertino HQ: A Peak Behind The Veil

Features Richard Goodwin 10:forty five, 22 Apr 2014

We take you on a visible tour of Apple's secretive Cupertino HQ

Apple’s campus at 1 Infinite Loop has all the time been the holy grail of locations for fanboys. A part of that's because of the mystique of the place. What's going on in all the key labs inside? What's being examined now that may change the world in 5 years? Nevertheless, one other a part of its attraction is simply the pure curiosity as to what it’s wish to stroll the halls and cross the identical quad that a few of historical past’s largest tech luminaries have traversed.

Whereas we couldn’t dig up any pictures of the highest secret R&D labs, right here’s some footage of what Apple’s campus appears like from the within, circa 2002.

Welcome to the mom ship. Right here’s the acquainted signal that greets all guests once they drive onto campus. 

The doorway to the primary atrium of 1 Infinite Loop. 


An enormous Mac OS X 10.2 banner hangs within the atrium courting this photograph to 2002.

Contained in the atrium. The banner is a number of tales tall.

One other large banner introducing the then-new 17-inch iMac. Keep in mind that?

Apple showcases the Emmy awards it has gained for technical achievement within the atrium.

And in addition its Grammy.

The atrium leads out to the middle yard of the buildings that make up Infinite Loop. This is called “the quad.”

The quad is a inexperienced area the place staff regularly chill out and firm-large occasions happen.

Staff take up a recreation of volleyball on the quad.

The autumn leaves falling on the quad. 

Staff stroll in the direction of Caffe Macs, Apple’s on-campus cafeteria.

The patio of Caffe Macs faces the quad.


Inside Caffe Macs.


Again on the surface of Infinite Loop staff stroll in the direction of the on-campus Apple retailer, referred to as The Firm Retailer. This is among the few areas the place the general public is allowed into. 

Not solely does the shop promote your regular Apple merchandise, you can too purchase hats, shirts, and different attire with the Apple emblem.


Again contained in the quad at night time.

The primary atrium from contained in the quad at night time.

The nice and cozy glow of Caffe Macs as nightfall settles over 1 Infinite Loop.


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