Tag Archives: Steve Jobs

Virgin America pays tribute to Steve Jobs

It has been a little over 3 months since Steve Jobs’s passing, and people are still paying tribute to him. We have seen paintings, musical numbers, dolls, and a whole bunch of other things, but I think that this one flies high above the rest…literally. Virgin America has adorned the side of their Airbus A430 plane with the famous quote by Jobs in…

Steve Jobs behind new Apple patent for DVR feature

Another round of Apple patents made its way to the web this week, and one in particular has been getting a fair bit of attention. This is partially because it details a DVR-type system for episodic cable TV programs, and partially because Steve Jobs is credited as the inventor. The patent, originally filed in 2006, explains an Apple DVR service that…

Life of Jobs released as a comic book

Since Steve Jobs died a little over 3 months ago, we have seen a couple of interesting tributes to his life crop up. Perhaps most controversial, was the planned release of a Steve Jobs figurine, which has started to appear on Ebay in the last few weeks. Comic Book company Bluewater Productions has this week released a 32 page comic book documenting the…

iPhone turns 5 today!

Birthday celebrations are in order guys, our beloved iPhone, the foundations of the content published on this site, has reached its fifth birthday. On January 9th 2007, the late Steve Jobs uttered his famous words; “We’re going to make some history together today.” “Every once in a while a revolutionary product comes along that changes everything….

iPhone 5 concept render designed – dubbed “iPhone SJ”

In tribute to Steve Jobs and in vain hope that his concepts might get picked up on by someone more influential than a professional blogger, Antonia De Rosa of ADR Studios has designed yet another concept. His previous two, the iCam camera attachment for iPhone and the TV control/tablet were not particularly practical. However, this iPhone concept really…

Steve Jobs Figurine? iDon’t think so.

On December 31st our very own Bryce Daniel reported the planned release of a Steve Jobs figurine, if you haven’t read the article already, I seriously recommend you check it out here before continuing. Now that you’ve read that article (if you haven’t, this is your final warning) you’ll be unsurprised to hear that Apple have stepped in and asked…

Steve Jobs action figure too realistic?

A company called In Icons will be selling a 12 inch Steve Jobs Doll this coming February. This would be no problem, except for the fact that it is incredibly realistic. The 1:6 scale action figure is being sold to “honor the American icon and great visionary Steve Jobs” and sports Job’s iconic black turtleneck and blue denim jeans. The figure even has…

Steve Jobs sticks it to the competition

You have to check out this photo of Steve Jobs, taken in 1983 as he walked the streets of New York City with his friend and original member of the Macintosh team, Andy Hertzfield. Jobs, 28 at the time, had ventured to New York with Hertzfield to speak with Newsweek, which was considering running a cover story  in honor of the launch of the Macintosh…

iPhone 5, Steve Jobs and iPad 2 among most searched items in 2011

2011 has been a big year for Apple. It started with the highly anticipated sequel to Apple’s first successful entry in to the tablet market: iPad 2. At the beginning of summer we were all given the latest operating systems and services: iOS 5, Max OS X Lion and iCloud. It was to be the last time we’d see Steve Jobs on stage as, sadly, he passed away…

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…