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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…

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…

Chapter 1 of Steve Jobs Manga on sale now in Japan

Steve Jobs’ life story has been one of intense interest across the globe. Regardless of whether or not your tech fan, there’s little chance that you haven’t heard of the late, great Apple founder and former CEO. It’s clearly of interest in Japan too, as publishers Kodansha have featured the first chapter of the Steve Jobs Manga in its Kiss magazine…

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…

Notes from biography on Steve Jobs will not be used in trial

You may have heard of the book Steve Jobs written by Walter Isaacson. The biography over the Apple founder was a best seller, and was said to accurately depict Jobs’ life. Well, in an antitrust lawsuit against Apple and e-book publishers, it has officially been ruled that notes used from Isaacson’s interviews with Steve Jobs will not be allowed in the…