Tag Archives: Steve Jobs

Rumor: George Clooney to play Apple chief in Steve Jobs movie

Not long ago Sony pictures secured the rights to make a feature film based on Walter Isaacson’s biography of Steve Jobs. And while its almost inevitable that this movie will eventually make it to the big screen, there are plenty of unknowns left to ponder. The writer of The Social Network, Aaron Sorkin,  is rumored to be the wanted scriptwriter  but…

Disney Chief, Bob Iger joins Apple board, Art Levinson named Chairman

Apple has begun reshuffling its boardroom. Tim Cook announced today that the company has taken on two more board members. Bob Iger, CEO of Disney, joins as a member of the Board of Directors. Art Levinson has been named Chairman of the Board, the last position Steve Jobs held before he passed away at the beginning of last month. “Art has made…

Steve Jobs up for Time’s Person of the Year award

NBC Nightly News anchor Brian Williams has nominated Steve Jobs for Time Magazine’s Person of the Year award. And although the magazine has never bestowed the honor on someone who is no longer with us, it seems like Jobs has a pretty good chance of winning. Aside from Williams, the debate panel was comprised of Time’s Managing Editor Rich Stengel,…

Steve Jobs unseen interview

The video speaks for itself. The interview shown below is one previously unseen, and was only recently found in London, restored and remastered. It hit YouTube recently via channel, 9to5vids….

Bill Gates on Steve Jobs: “I respect Steve, we got to work together”

Bill Gates, Steve Jobs’ former arch-enemy, recently gave an interview on abc news’ channel. In the interview he spoke about many things, including the government’s charitable giving policy, class war and taxes. He was also asked about his reaction to the Steve Jobs biography. In the book Jobs is quoted to have said a few things about the Microsoft supremo….

Rumor: Mac OS X 10.8 already in the works

It’s only been a few months since the launch of Apple latest Mac operating system, Lion (OS X 10.7). However, Apple is not a company that sits idly by, and rests on its laurels. If any of you have read Steve Jobs’ biography, that much was clear of his character, which he undoubtedly instilled in to those working close with him. He was a perfectionist, and…

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…

Reflections on the Steve Jobs biography

Walter Isaccson has truly written a masterpiece on the life of Steve Jobs. The only term that I find to describe it that is truly fitting is phenomenal. I wanted to get that out of the way. The biography really is a masterpiece and it’s the crowning jewel to the slew of biographies written by Isaccson. It doesn’t come cheap, but the way it flows, the…

A (post-it) noteworthy tribute to Jobs

What would you do with 4,001 post-it notes? Undoubtedly some of you probably just thought: write 4,oo1 notes, create an epic flipbook animation, or make a miniature squadron of paper planes. While those are all awesome ideas, they all pale in comparison to what some what fans did on a Apple Store in Munich. Using a ridiculous amount of post-its, they…