After focusing on Apple’s second quarter earnings and the subsequent reaction by Wall Street in the first part of his interview on CNBC’s Mad Money, Apple CEO Tim Cook got a little more personal in part two. During today’s portion of...Show More Summary
Before Steve Jobs rejoined Apple in the 1990s, one of the flagship projects at his company, NeXT, was WebObjects, a set of tools for making what were called at the time "internet applications." Today we just call them websites. On an...Show More Summary
The Apple sponsored 2016 Met Gala was held last night and in attendance was Tim Cook, Jony Ive, and Laurene Powell Jobs, the widow of Steve Jobs. In addition to delivering opening remarks for the event yesterday afternoon and serving...Show More Summary
His attention to detail and problem-solving mentality came from a profound respect for the fundamentals of smart design.
Cacao's Kristen Hard discusses why chocolate is healthy, travel, and Steve Jobs.
From working at big corporations to packing ice in a basement, these entrepreneurs got their start in some interesting places
Remember back when email chains were a thing? Instead of sharing anything and everything you find online using Facebook, Twitter and other social media sites, people would pass along anecdotes via email. Several of these chain emails...Show More Summary
Design is about problem solving, whether that be visual, structural, conceptual, or any other ‘…al’. If there’s a problem, it follows that there is a solution. When Steve Jobs hired design legend Paul Rand to design the brand identity for what would be named (by Rand) NeXT computers, he was expecting a few options. Instead, […]
For many, the Steve Jobs manila envelope trick was enough. Sure, it seems a bit silly with the benefit of nearly a decade’s worth of hindsight, but when Apple’s late CEO unwrapped the standard bit of office stationary to reveal what he’d enthusiastically declared “the world’s thinnest laptop” onstage at Macworld back in 2008, the crowd, predictably, went… Read More
James Dyson, the Steve Jobs of household products, wants to do for beauty and grooming what his company did for vacuum cleaners. Will consumers buy it?
One of the key themes of Apple bears has been that without Steve Jobs, Apple would not come up with any new mega hit products. The Jobs magic didn’t crumble quickly, but the latest disappointing sales results could show it has finally faded.
John McAfee's new video "Vote Different" features Apple co-founder Steve Jobs.
From saying no to Steve Jobs to losing Adidas, these successful leaders share what they lost--and gained--fromtheir toughest decisions.
Image source: PhotoDune The passing of Apple CEO Steve Jobs last fall has inspired a flurry of speculation about the roots of his entrepreneurial success. How do some entrepreneurs like Jobs develop their abilities to succeed at a young...Show More Summary
The last time Apple Inc. announced a quarterly sales decline, Steve Jobs was celebrating the laptop going mainstream.Thirteen years later, falling interest in the iPhone is expected to bring Apple's first year-over-year revenue drop since then when it reports earnings Tuesday. Estimates say Apple...
The last time Apple Inc. announced a quarterly sales decline, Steve Jobs was celebrating the laptop going mainstream. Bullish prospects countered the 1% fall reported in April 2003, pushing down the company's stock, already near a bottom, only slightly. Now, falling interest in the iPhone is expected...
When I first noticed that Steve Jobs, Barack Obama, and Mark Zuckerberg are almost always seen in the same clothes, I wondered why these powerful and wealthy people (globally influential to the nth degree) didn’t seem to buy new clothes. Show More Summary
What if you sold 10 percent of Apple in 1976, like co-founder Ronald Wayne did? Barry Ritholtz Washington Post, April 17, 2016 Everybody knows who Steve Jobs is. If you follow technology or the stock market, you probably know who Steve Wozniak is. Show More Summary
German concept designers Curved/Labs have reimagined the original Apple iMac with an education-focused makeover fit for the 21st century. The iMac desktop launched in 1992 while Apple was still under the leadership of Steve Jobs and quickly became popular in classrooms all around the world, mainly because it offered a complete package including pre-installed Mac […]
This is why Martin is in no rush to release the much-anticipated Winds of Winter.