September 27, 1979: Years before the Macintosh ships, Steve Jobs and Jef Raskin have their first clash over the direction of the Macintosh project, then in its early R&D stage. As the founder of the Macintosh project, Raskin wants a computer that’s going to be affordable to everyone. Show More Summary
Both Bill Gates of Microsoft and Steve Jobs of Apple through their leadership contributed immensely to the development of computer technology, but their paths seem to diverge on how they handled their wealth.
While working in their garage in 1977, Steve Jobs and Steve Wozniak asked Rob Janoff, who had studied design, to create a logo for their first Apple products. When Janoff went to Jobs with final sketches, everything went very smoothly,...Show More Summary
September 26, 1997: Not everything about Steve Jobs’ return to Apple was easy. Today marks the anniversary of the last day in a massive money-losing quarter for Apple, as the company revealed losses of $161 million in just three months. Show More Summary
We thought Steve Jobs died young in his 50s. And then, this weekend, a Miami Marlins baseball phenom with a heart-melting personal story named Jose Fernandez died tragically at age 24. The Marlins game against the Atlanta Braves yesterday was cancelled, and baseball fans everywhere are in deep mourning. Show More Summary
Sorkin’s STEVE JOBS Hits HBO!! The Return Of STAR WARS REBELS!! Saturday TV Talkback!! Read the full article on AICN Directed by Danny Boyle (“Slumdog Millionaire,” “127 Hours”) from a screenplay by Aaron Sorkin (“The Social Network,”...Show More Summary
September 23, 1981: Years before Steve Jobs told us to “think different” and Tim Cook argued Apple should be a “force for good” in the world, Apple lays out what it calls its Apple Values. Despite being written 35 years ago, the values Apple viewed as being crucial to its brand remain relevant today. And demonstrate […] (via Cult of Mac - Tech and culture through an Apple lens)
Steve Jobs announced the first iPhone on January 9, 2007. Although today, September 22, marks the first official day of fall, and the iPhone 7 and 7 Plus, Apple’s twelfth iteration iPhones, were launched on September 16, many people are already looking toward the future of Apple. Show More Summary
by Sean Nelson Mike Daisey performs The Trump Card tonight at 8pm at the Neptune. 8pm, $25 Before Mike Daisey became briefly but intensely notorious for his show about Steve Jobs a few years back, he made a name for himself as a solo performer, doing what you might call moral inventories of thorny subjects and complex humans via comedic monologues. Show More Summary
Contrary to what Mac lovers may think, Steve Jobs wasn't the most important person the tech world has ever seen
If you’re a fan of rare Apple memorabilia, how about this for a collector’s piece: the first ever AAPL stock certificate given to Steve Jobs after Apple went public in 1980. Yours for the house-remortgaging price of $195,000, this genuine...Show More Summary
If you have $200,000 spare cash you could take a gamble on Apple's stock, or you could buy Steve Jobs' certificate of his first stock in the company.
An Apple stock certificate thought to be the first awarded to company cofounder Steve Jobs, and later recovered from a trash heap, is being sold by an autograph and rare documents dealer for $195,000.
If you’ve ever wanted to populate your home with some rare photographic fine art prints of Steve Jobs, this is your lucky day! That’s because Doug Menuez, an award-winning documentary photographer who shot an unprecedented number of photos of Jobs between 1985 and 1994, is selling a limited quantity of black-and-white prints for the first time. Show More Summary
Would Steve Jobs approve of AirPods? This question was originally answered on Quora by Brian Roemmele.
With all there is to marvel about Steve Jobs and the story of Apple, it’s easy to forget what Jobs meant to animation. So it’s not surprising that several animators have sought to capture the near-mythological character of Jobs in animated shorts that can be found all over YouTube. Show More Summary
By removing the headphone jack, Apple made the iPhone 7 the most closed computer it has ever built. Steve Jobs always seemed interested in hiding the gross underbelly of computers away from consumers, and Apple has been moving in that direction for years with the iPhone, iPad and Mac. That's only from a hardware perspective, though. Show More Summary
September 16, 1985 and 1997: Possibly the two most significant days in Steve Jobs’ career as, in 1985, he quits the company he co-founded and, in 1997, officially rejoins it as its new interim CEO. In terms of the emotions associated with both days, it’s hard to think of two more polarizing days in Jobs’ life. […] (via Cult of Mac - Tech and culture through an Apple lens)
Apple superfan Ayano Tominaga once again was one of the first in line in Tokyo for the latest iPhone model, and once again she brought out her Steve Jobs dakimakura. [ more › ]