Tag Archives: Steve Jobs

New trailer for “Jobs” posted on Instagram

Ashton Kutcher’s upcoming role as Steve Jobs in the new “Jobs” movie has been widely discussed. It has even attracted attention from Apple’s other co-founder Steve Wozniak, who, after watching one of the trailers for the film, said, “I’m embarrassed but if the movie is fun and entertaining, all the better.” As the movie nears its August 16th release in…

Steve Jobs to be honored with 2013 Legends award by Disney

It was announced today that during its D23 Expo on Saturday, August 10th, Disney will honor late Apple co-founder Steve Jobs with its 2013 Disney Legends Award. Jobs, who was the CEO of Pixar (now owned by Disney), and became the largest shareholder in Disney after the company purchased Pixar in 2006. Below is the statement from Bob Iger, current…

First Trailer for Ashton Kutcher’s ‘Jobs’ movie published [video]

I have to admit, ever since I first heard Ashton Kutcher was playing the role of Steve Jobs in a movie, I wasn’t best pleased. One of my least favorite on-screen performers normally seen playing doofuses/doofii? in movies like Dude, Where’s my Car haven’t exactly inspired confidence in his acting quality or versatility. (Yes, I am a movie snob. No, I’m not…

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…

A still working Apple 1 computer on auction for $260k-$400

In the mid to late 70s, two Steve’s (Wozniak and Jobs) started on their quest to make a personal computer in a garage. The original Apple 1 was made. The rest – as they say – is history. And when it comes to historic Apple products, there aren’t any that reach the same level of intense interest as the computer that started it all. It just so happens…

Funny or Die’s iSteve movie online now, go watch!

The first publicly available Steve Jobs biography has made its way online. Created by FunnyorDie, and starring Justin Long (aka ‘Mac’ in the Mac vs. PC ads) it runs at about 78 mins, making it a “proper” feature film. If the company’s other videos are anything to go by, it should be pretty irreverent. If you want to go watch it, head on over to…

Funny or Die iSteve trailer hits web [video]

 Steve Jobs’ life story has inspired all kinds of story telling, from movies, to books and even a Manga comic strip. On the film front, we’ve all heard of the independent biopic starring Ashton Kutcher, and the official Sony funded movie which is still in development. A more recent development is the iSteve comedic movie starring Justin Long, the Mac guy…