Why does the Open Source Community love Apple?

Why does the Open Source Community love Apple?. I had a discussion today about Open Source and its value and how Apple hardware seems to be developers Open Source platform of choice. Many developers that I have supported in the past used Apple hardware and worked on open source projects. It really is surprising how well Apple has integrated open source projects.

Why does the Open Source Community love Apple?

Of course Apple isn’t perfect. The SMB/file sharing continues to have issues especially in networked environments, but its a big improvement over how it used to be.

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