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‘Fake Steve Jobs’ lands new gig as Silicon Valley’s sharpest tongue

Dan Lyons, the tech blogger who skewered Apple for years on the popular blog ‘Fake Steve Jobs‘, is making a return to tech blogging as editor-in-chief of Gawker’s anti-Silicon Valley site, Valleywag. Current Valleywag EIC Nitasha Tiku is leaving the … Read more ›

Sony backs out of Steve Jobs movie, but don’t worry!

Just as Steve Jobs had to go through some frustrating years of failure before returning to Apple to turn in around, so too is the Aaron Sorkin Jobs biopic experiencing its fair share of setbacks. Following the recent news that … Read more ›

Steve Jobs Movie Goes Kaput at Sony

More trouble for the Steve Jobs movie has come down, and now apparently the project is dead, as they say in the biz, at Sony, who got the official rights to Steve’s life after he passed away. In recent weeks, Christian Bale was up to play Jobs, then he left the project at the eleventh hour. Show More Summary

New report claims Aaron Sorkin’s Steve Jobs biopic moving from Sony Pictures to Universal

A new report claims that the upcoming Steve Jobs biopic, led by veteran screenwriter Aaron Sorkin, is set to change hands. According to Hollywood magazine Deadline, the film will be moving from Sony Pictures to Universal Pictures by tomorrow at the latest. Despite the studio move, production of the movie is expected to remain on the […]

Sony Drops Aaron Sorkin's Steve Jobs Movie, Universal May Take Over

Despite Aaron Sorkin's Steve Jobs movie being in the casting process and moving towards full fledged production, Sony Pictures has dropped the movie and put it "in turnaround", which allows another large studio to purchase the movie and take over, reports Deadline. Show More Summary

Sony drops out of Steve Jobs movie, Universal rumored to take over

In a surprising turn of events, Sony is reportedly no longer attached to the upcoming Steve Jobs movie penned by Oscar winner Aaron Sorkin and based on Walter Isaacson's biography.

Sony Drops Out Of Steve Jobs Movie

The latest player to drop out of Aaron Sorkin's Steve Jobs biopic is a big one — Sony Pictures, who acquired the rights after Jobs' death in 2011, according to Variety. Christian Bale dropped out of the movie first, he was slated to play the lead role. Show More Summary

Apple getting serious about iAd as it offers automated purchasing of mobile ads

When Steve Jobs said something was going to happen, it generally did. One notable exception, though, has been Apple’s mobile advertising platform, iAd. Jobs said back in 2010 that it would grab 50% of the mobile ad market; right now, it’s sitting at just 2.6%. That may be about to change after advertising middleman Rubicon […]

Aaron Sorkin on Jobs Biopic: Casting Announcement Imminent, 'Heroine' Will Be Daughter Lisa

In a new interview with The Independent, screenwriter Aaron Sorkin shares a few more details regarding his upcoming movie about Steve Jobs, noting that while there is no word on who will play the leading role yet, an announcement isShow More Summary

Why Steve Jobs drowned the first iPod prototype

Every once in a while an anecdote comes along that so perfectly describes the late Steve Jobs’ vision, that it’s a perfect metaphor for Apple as a whole. This might be my favorite of those anecdotes. Originally posted on Quora … Read more ›

Photographer Who Spent Three Years With Steve Jobs Explains How The Apple Founder Changed His Life

Documentary photographer Doug Menuez spent 15 years documenting the everyday activities of some of the biggest names in tech, including Bill Gates, Jeff Bezos, Steve Wozniak, and John Sculley. But Menuez says that it was photographing Steve Jobs that had the biggest impact on his life. Show More Summary

Steve Wozniak thinks Apple should have made a larger iPhone three years ago

Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak has not worked at the company he created with Steve Jobs for nearly three decades, but his thoughts are still well respected within the tech community. In a recent interview with CNN at Capital One’s new Innovation Center in Plano, Texas, he offered up his latest opinion: Apple should have made a larger […]

Aaron Sorkin talks Steve Jobs biopic, provides more plot details in Bloomberg interview

Aaron Sorkin sat down with Bloomberg’s Emily Chang for an interview and talked about a variety of topics including his upcoming Steve Jobs biopic. The film has been in the works for several years now, with at least three different actors reportedly having been considered or confirmed to play the Apple co-founder at some point. […]

Aaron Sorkin reveals details of Steve Jobs biopic, says he helped 'fix typos' in famous Stanford commencement speech

In a Bloomberg Televesion interview with host Emily Chang, Academy Award winning screenwriter Aaron Sorkin revealed a few plot details on the upcoming Steve Jobs biopic, which is slowly making its way toward production.

Aaron Sorkin says Hollywood could make 10 more Steve Jobs movies

Aaron Sorkin was tapped by Sony to write the ultimate Steve Jobs movie, but the Oscar winning screenwriter says despite tons of other movies and books written about Jobs, Hollywood could make 10 more Steve Jobs movies and they’d all … Read more ›

Rare photos show NeXT-era Jobs doing his best to change the world

Yesterday we brought you news of a Wired photo gallery with a few great early Steve Jobs photos from Doug Menuez's book Fearless Genius. Today, we bring you some more glimpses into Silicon Valley's golden age that Menuez has decided to share with us,...

Alan Sorkin Discusses Steve Jobs Movies and the Pressures of Writing

In a newly posted video clip, screenwriter Alan Sorkin spoke to Bloomberg's Emily Chang about his upcoming Steve Jobs biopic that is expected to begin filming sometime next year. When asked why he was filming yet another movie aboutShow More Summary

Aaron Sorkin Says He Fixed Typos In Steve Jobs's Famous Stanford Speech (AAPL)

Aaron Sorkin, the screenwriter famous for The West Wing, A Few Good Men, The Social Network, and his upcoming Steve Jobs biopic, says that he once helped Steve Jobs write his most famous speech ever. In an interview with Bloomberg, airing...Show More Summary

Rumor Roundup: 'The skepticism it deserves'

Report: Christian Bale drops Steve Jobs role in upcoming biopic (9to5 Mac) Source: Hollywood Chance it's true: Who knows Film casting is so fickle, and can change so quickly for so many reasons, that it's not really worth reporting on it until...

Dr. Dre and Jimmy Iovine school for entrepreneurs geared to Steve’s vision of technology & liberal arts, they tell the WSJ

The undergraduate academy for entrepreneurs created at the University of Southern California by Beats co-founders Dr. Dre and Jimmy Iovine is geared to fulfilling Steve Jobs’ vision of operating at the intersection of technology and the liberal arts, say the duo in a WSJ profile. There’s a new kid in town, and he’s brought up on an […]

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