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Steve Jobs biography available in Paperback on September 10, with new cover image of a young Jobs

Steve Jobs biography quickly became one of the year’s best sellers when it published in November 2011, despite having only a month before the end of the year. The book details Jobs’ life in a way that no one else has quite managed before or since. And from the first half of September, it’s going to be available in paperback and will feature a brand new…

iSteve biopic parody to be released in April

As many know, “Jobs”, the biopic starring Ashton Kutcher as Steve Jobs has been announced for quite some time, and unfortunately, its release was delayed just last week. Fortunately, the people at Funny or Die are bringing us a biopic to hold us over until Kutcher’s version is released. It was announced today that “iSteve”, a parody staring Justin…

Ashton Kutcher’s “Jobs” delayed

The life of Apple co-founder has been a hot topic since his passing a couple of years ago. First, Walter Isaacson’s biography, titled “Steve Jobs” was released and instantly became a best seller. It was then announced that Ashton Kutcher had been cast as the former Apple CEO in an upcoming biopic titled “Jobs.” Unfortunately, it looks as if the movie’s…

Steve Jobs Atari memo up for auction

It’s hard to think of the late Steve Jobs as anything but the head of his illustrious company, pioneering fantastic tech innovations and raising the bar with every new product. However, a recent piece of memorabilia that has come to light certainly shows us a different aspect of him. Sotheby’s New York lot no. 56 comes from the days when Jobs’ was 19,…

Steve Jobs biography by Isaacson already best seller of 2011

Steve Jobs, one of the most important men – if not the most – in the world of technology over the past couple of decades passed away a couple of months back. Not long afterwards, Walter Isaacson’s biography went on sale, and sold like hot cakes. So popular, in fact, that Amazon has already named it the best selling book of 2011. “Steve Jobs” sold almost…

Aaron Sorkin approached by Sony to write Steve Jobs movie

Last month it was revealed that Sony had acquired the film rights to Walter Isaacson’s Steve Jobs biography. Not surprisingly, it didn’t take long for the rumor mill to kick into overdrive, and stories began to swirl about who would be cast as the late Apple CEO (current front-runners include George Clooney and Noah Wylie). However, possibly more…

Steve is watching you

I recently stumbled upon a website that you just have to stop and laugh at. The site called “Watched by Steve” is hosted by the popular blogging sight Tumblr and is basically a blog open to letting you post a photo; the one requirement is that the photo must contain the book Steve Jobs staring at you creepily in the background. Some of them are pretty…

Issues with “Steve Jobs” iBook, and a musical tribute to the man

According to MTV, the Flaming Lips will perform a tribute song to in honor of Mr. Jobs at MTV O Music Awards 2 on October 31 at 8:30pm PDT/11:30pm EST. The band is reportedly planning to play a cover of The Beatles’ “Revolution.” What’s more, the performance is set to be recorded with an iPad and broadcast on OMusicAwards.com. The song choice is a…

Steve Jobs biography to launch at midnight

People are anxiously awaiting the launch of  Steve Jobs’ biography. The original release date was set for early 2012, and after being moved up three times due to Steve’s depleting health,  the launch is officially set for tonight at 12 A.M. local time. The biography is currently available for pre-order on Amazon and the iBookstore for $16.99 (we think…