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Edward Mackowiak

Edward Mackowiak

Edward Thomas Mackowiak was aSoftware engineer at Apple Inc in Cupertino, California. According to his page on GitHub he was proficient in Ruby on Rails code (he created a project called Meeter Easy Meeting Scheduling App), C++, C#, and Ruby.

Education & Activities

He was from Cazenovia, NY and attended Rochester Institute of Technology. He received his Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Engineering in Spring 2013. [13] While at Cazenovia High School, he was active in the school band, various plays, and the Science Olympiad team. He played the trumpet.


On April 27, 2016 Edward was found deceased in a conference room at Apple Inc.'s Campus in Silicon Valley. He committed suicide, dying of a self-inflicted gunshot to the head. Authorities were initially alerted due to a "man down" call.

After his death, some of his social media pages appear to have been taken down.



Citation Linknbcbayarea.comArticle about his death.
Apr 29, 2016, 2:16 AM
Citation Linkgithub.comAccount on GitHub
Apr 29, 2016, 3:56 AM
Citation Linkywqaugeunhowzrcj.public.blob.vercel-storage.comStatement from Apple Inc.via BuzzFeed.
Apr 29, 2016, 11:55 PM
Citation Linkorganizedwonder.comHis page on Organized Wonder
Apr 29, 2016, 3:57 AM
Citation Linknotthedroids.comOne of his websites
Apr 29, 2016, 4:00 AM
Citation Linkelance.comHis old Elance page with some of his skills.
Apr 29, 2016, 4:12 AM
Citation Linkywqaugeunhowzrcj.public.blob.vercel-storage.comTribute from someone who knew Edward on Facebook.
Apr 29, 2016, 6:20 AM
Citation Linkmeritpages.comHis college information page.
Apr 29, 2016, 4:14 AM
Citation Linkywqaugeunhowzrcj.public.blob.vercel-storage.comEd played the trumpet in high school
Apr 29, 2016, 9:44 PM
Citation Linkped30.comTribute video dedicated to Edward by Philip Elmer-DeWitt.
May 2, 2016, 1:59 AM
Citation Linkallmediany.comNews article
Apr 30, 2016, 8:32 PM
Citation Linklinkedin.comEdward Mackowiak on LinkedIn.
Apr 29, 2016, 2:32 AM
Citation Linkywqaugeunhowzrcj.public.blob.vercel-storage.comPicture from Twitter
Apr 29, 2016, 3:53 AM
Citation Linksyracuse.comMore information about him, including his time in high school
Apr 29, 2016, 5:32 PM
Citation Linkbnonews.comA news article about his death
Apr 29, 2016, 4:06 AM
Citation Linkoneidadispatch.comInformation about his high school class of 2009.He is listed as Edward T. Mackowiak
Apr 29, 2016, 4:19 AM
Citation Linktheverge.comArticle about Apple Inc.'s decline in revenue.
Apr 29, 2016, 4:43 AM
Citation Linkedge.rit.eduLink to RIT
Apr 29, 2016, 6:54 PM
Citation Linkywqaugeunhowzrcj.public.blob.vercel-storage.comScreenshot from RIT's website
Apr 29, 2016, 6:55 PM