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How an Apple employee once stood up to Steve Jobs  — and got promoted for it (aapl)

Silicon Valley pioneer Donna Dubinsky was a middle manager at Apple in 1985 when then-chairman Steve Jobs proposed completely changing the company's distribution strategy. Dubinsky fought back against the plan – giving an ultimatum that...Show More Summary

A smartphone pioneer once stood up to Steve Jobs  — and she got promoted for it (aapl)

Silicon Valley pioneer Donna Dubinsky was a middle manager at Apple in 1985 when then-chairman Steve Jobs proposed completely changing the company's distribution strategy. Dubinsky fought back against the plan – giving an ultimatum that...Show More Summary

PHOTOS: Here's all the progress Apple's made on its spaceship campus — the 'best office building in the world' (aapl)

If everything goes according to plan, Apple will complete its new $5 billion 'spaceship' campus this year. It's been a long time coming. Steve Jobs once said that the new campus meant Apple had " a shot at building the best office building...Show More Summary

The rise of Tim Cook, the most powerful CEO in the world (AAPL)

In August 2011, Tim Cook took the job as CEO of Apple, leaving many wondering if he could fill the shoes left by his friend and mentor Steve Jobs. Today, Apple is the most valuable company in the world, and products like the iPhone continue...Show More Summary

There's going to be a Broadway musical about Steve Jobs and Bill Gates (AAPL)

A musical on Broadway will feature none other than late Apple co-founder Steve Jobs and Microsoft founder Bill Gates. The show is called "Nerds," and it promises to showcase the "m ost progressive technology seen on Broadway." It will feature holograms and have an app that allows the audience interact with the performers. Show More Summary

Execs tell us the writing had been on the wall for Apple's big advertising experiment iAd for some time (AAPL)

Apple is pulling direct sales support for its advertising business, iAd, as first reported Wednesday by BuzzFeed's John Paczkowski. The writing had been on the wall for the big advertising experiment Steve Jobs launched in 2010 for some...Show More Summary

This guy spent 6 years working for Steve Jobs — now he's trying to do for laundry what Tesla did for cars

Glenn Reid spent six years working for Steve Jobs — first, a year at Jobs' startup NeXt, and then from 1998 to 2003 at Apple, where he developed the first versions of iPhoto and iMovie. Now with his new startup, Marathon Laundry, Reid...Show More Summary

16 incredible facts about Apple's new 'spaceship' campus

When Steve Jobs presented his proposal for a new Apple campus to the Cupertino City Council back in 2011, he had one aim: to create the best office building in the world. A little over four years later, Apple is well on its way to completing...Show More Summary

Steve Jobs had a harsh but funny comeback when an engineer once asked why Apple paid so little

Evan Doll, the co-founder of news reading app Flipboard, tweeted out a funny story about Steve Jobs from when he worked at Apple. Doll worked at Apple from 2003-2009, according to his LinkedIn page. During that period, Apple and Google were accused of working together to not poach each other's employees. Show More Summary

Apple has been killing it this year (AAPL)

Apple has had a stellar 2015 as the company moves further and further away from the legacy of co-founder Steve Jobs and into a new era for the company, defined by current CEO Tim Cook. Apple's revenues have soared during 2015, totalling...Show More Summary

Apple shuffled its executive team and has a new COO (AAPL)

Apple announced on Thursday that Jeff Williams has been promoted to COO. Williams previously oversaw Apple's supply chain, the same job that current CEO Tim Cook used to do under Steve Jobs. Apple mentions in its press release that Williams...Show More Summary

The 13 biggest tech shockers of 2015

2015 rarely had a dull moment. Apple introduced a product Steve Jobs famously hated, Mark Zuckerberg made a surprise announcement, and Microsoft revealed that the next version of Windows would have an unexpected name — just to name a few milestones that caught everyone off guard. There are the biggest shockers of the year. Show More Summary

Comcast's Brian Roberts on what Steve Jobs told him, whether Comcast will go national, and why everyone hates cable companies

Streaming services may be getting most of the attention right now, but Comcast CEO Brian Roberts is proud of his company's set-top box, the X1, which includes features like voice search for specific moments of shows. When we sat down for an interview at IGNITION 2015, we talked about the future of the cable business. Show More Summary

Pandora claims that Steve Jobs 'eviscerated the music industry' (P)

Pandora has recently taken to blaming Spotify for the downfall of the music industry, but on Thursday its leadership picked a new target: Steve Jobs. On an investor's call, Pandora CFO Mike Herring said the following, according to Billboard: "Steve Jobs eviscerated the music industry with the launch of iTunes and it's been downhill ever since. Show More Summary

3 ways Steve Jobs made meetings insanely productive — and often terrifying

American businesses lose an estimated $37 billion a year due to meeting mistakes. Steve Jobs made sure Apple wasn't one of those companies. Here are three ways the iconic CEO made meetings super productive: 1. He kept meetings as small...Show More Summary

The director of the new movie about Steve Jobs says its release strategy was 'arrogant'

Danny Boyle, the British director of the new movie about Steve Jobs, has described the movie's release in the US as "arrogant" after it bombed at the box office. "We were arrogant to release it very wide, very quickly," Boyle said on Friday at a fundraising event for Shuffle Festival that was held in Second Home, the East London office space. Show More Summary

Jony Ive explained why Apple did a U-turn on making a stylus (AAPL)

Apple chief design officer, Jony Ive, sat down for an interview with Wallpaper Magazine and revealed why the company did a U-turn on making a stylus, something Steve Jobs famously decried. The iPad Pro comes with a Pencil, an electronic stylus that is aimed at those who draw. Show More Summary

The new movie about Steve Jobs has reportedly been pulled from more than 2,000 cinemas

"Steve Jobs," the new movie about the life of the Apple CEO which was written by Aaron Sorkin and directed by Danny Boyle, is having a nightmare at the box office. Cult of Mac reports that the movie is performing so badly that it has been pulled from over 2,000 cinemas because people simply don't want to go and see it. Show More Summary

Steve Jobs kicked around the idea of building a car in 2008 (AAPL)

Steve Jobs had considered making a car for years, according to a new interview. Bloomberg's Emily Chang, spoke with former Apple executive and Nest founder Tony Fadell, who revealed that he and Jobs had numerous discussions about building some sort of Apple vehicle. Show More Summary

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