Tag Archives: Steve Jobs

IDEO founder speaks to 60 Minutes on Steve Jobs, iPhone [Video]

For those of you not familiar with David Kelley, he’s the founder of international design firm and innovation consultancy IDEO, and he was recently interviewed for CBS’ ever famous 60 Minutes. Here, he talked about – amongst other things – Steve Jobs, and various stories surrounding the late Apple CEO, including a particularly awesome description of his…

Steve Jobs action figure released, how long before Apple pulls it?

It’s now been just over a year since the tragic passing of Apple’s legendary CEO Steve Jobs, so what better way to commemorate the occasion than by purchasing your very own miniature Jobs? The ‘Steve Jobs action figure’ has just been released by Japan’s Legend Toys, and if you fancy one, I suggest you pounce quickly, as it won’t be long before Apple pulls…

The original iPhone, boy is it patented… Five years later

Apple’s original iPhone was groundbreaking in many ways. Its multitouch display, thumb-able user interface and ease of use were unlike anything on the market at the time. During its launch, you may remember a pretty infamous phrase uttered by the late, great Steve Jobs. “And boy, have we patented it!” Five and a half years after its release, the design…

U.S. Patent Office invalidates “Steve Jobs patent”

One of Apple’s most important patents, commonly referred to as the “Steve Jobs patent” or “the iPhone patent,” has run into some trouble with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office. Approved back in 2009, Apple has been using this particular patent as grounds to sue every company from Samsung to Motorola, but it seems that this patent-galavanting has…

‘jOBS’ movie to premiere at Sundance

We’ve heard a lot about the Steve Jobs biopic ‘jOBS’ starring Ashton Kutcher, both good and bad. Many people are excited to get a glimpse at the first film based on Steve Jobs’ incredibly interesting life, but there are also those that are apprehensive about this particular movie, favoring the other high-profile Steve Jobs movie penned by Aaron…