Tag Archives: Steve Jobs

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…

Apple advertising losing momentum to Samsung says Ken Segall

Today, Ken Segall, a man who worked alongside Steve Jobs for over a decade, and the guy who put the “i” in iMac shared some thoughts on his blog suggesting that Apple’s advertising is losing momentum to Samsung. While you can still argue that Macs and i-devices have a ton of appeal, you can’t argue that Apple is still untouchable when it comes to…

Fred Armisen interviewed on Steve Jobs impression, start of Apple journey at Macworld/iWorld 2013 [video]

Apple fans the world over will be aware that the ultimate fanboy event has been taking place this week. Macworld/iWord “The Ultimate iFanevent” has been running most of this past week; featuring interviews, discussions and keynotes from an array of Apple-heads. Perhaps the most recognizable was SNL’s Fred Armisen who played Steve Jobs in various SNL…

Ashton Kutcher takes method acting to the extreme, ends up hospitalized after taking on Steve Jobs’ ‘fruitarian’ diet

Steve Jobs was well known for going through crazy spells of extreme dieting (as well as not washing). In preparing for his role as the late, great Apple co-founder in the movie ‘JOBS’, lead actor Ashton Kutcher ended up in hospital after following one of Jobs’ fruitarian diets. In an interview with USA Today, Kutcher stated that he was admitted in to…

TiP Daily: Jan 24, 2013 [VID]

TiP Daily Jan 24, 2013: A new clip from the jOBS movie hit the web, unlocking smartphones will be illegal on Saturday, and more! – jOBS movie clip: http://tinyurl.com/bkcll2k – Woz on jOBS movie: http://tinyurl.com/ayscxdb – Unlocking to be illegal: http://tinyurl.com/agcuh9d – Earnings call roundup: http://tinyurl.com/bdl5mfk – Follow me…

First clip of Ashton Kutcher playing Steve Jobs published [video]

I think it’s fair to say we’re all looking forward to the eventual release of ‘jOBS’. The independent biopic of Steve Jobs’ life starring Ashton Kutcher has been gaining interest since the news of the project first emerged online. It was reported recently that the movie will be previewed at the Sundance Film Festival next week, before seeing a theatrical…