Walter Isaacson’s 2011 Steve Jobs biography left much to be desired. For a person as mercurial, intelligent, inspirational, and influential as Jobs was, many anticipated that the biography would provide a never before seen glimpse into the man responsible for some of the greatest technological innovations of our time. Show More Summary
If you ask a friend about what you should do with your life, the phrase "follow your passion" will probably come up at some point. It's the internet's favorite piece of career advice, as evidenced by the 1,300 business books about "passion" on Amazon. Show More Summary
A new biography of Steve Jobs is coming out in March, written by Brent Schlender and Rick Tetzeli, a pair of technology journalists who have covered Jobs and the personal computer revolution for decades. John Gruber has read it and calls it "remarkable". It is, in short, the book about Steve Jobs that the world deserves. Show More Summary
Best... Bracket Challenge... Ever! The battle lines of geek supremacy have long been drawn: Apple and Steve Jobs versus Microsoft and Bill Gates; Star Wars versus Star Trek; Marvel Comics and Spider-Man versus DC Comics and Superman; Betamax versus VHS; Twitter versus Facebook. Read Full Story
With Kanye West’s astute analysis of Apple’s business, his close friendship with Steve Wozniak, and his unabashed love for “Jony Ives” (sic), Tim Cook must count his lucky stars every day that he managed to scoop the roll of Apple CEO out … Read more ›
Bill Gates may never have creatively made the same impact on computing that Steve Jobs did, but we doubt he’s too upset about it, since according to Forbes‘ newly-published annual ranking of global billionaires, the former Microsoft mastermind-turned-philanthropist is once … Read more ›
The last time the Nasdaq crossed 5,000, tech titans like Bill Gates, Steve Jobs and Larry Ellison were outsized and often outspoken. Today’s tech leaders play it closer to the vest. That’s a shame. Reporting by Laura Mandaro. ...
Thought Walter Isaacson's Steve Jobs was the definitive tell-all about Apple's former CEO? Well, think different. Due out March 24, Becoming Steve Jobs promises an unprecedented look at Jobs, drawn from interviews with former colleagues,...Show More Summary
An upcoming biography of Steve Jobs promises an intimate portrait of the late tech guru told through extensive interviews with Jobs' inner circle, including current Apple CEO Tim Cook, SVP of Design Jony Ive and Jobs' widow Laurene Powell Jobs, among others.
A new book about Steve Jobs is coming later this month, and it’s the first look at the late Apple co-founder that the company has aided in making since Walter Isaacson’s biography. Becoming Steve Jobs is written by Brent Schlender … Read more ›
There's a new Steve Jobs book set to be published later this month, penned by Brent Schlender, a reporter who interviewed Jobs several times throughout his life and became close to him, and Rick Tetzeli, Executive Editor at Fast Company. Show More Summary
Becoming Steve Jobs is a new book coming later this month that explores how Steve Jobs became one of the leading figures in technology and business of our time. Written by Brent Schlender and Rick Tetzeli, Becoming Steve Jobs draws on...Show More Summary
There’s a healthy amount of story telling about the life of Steve Jobs due out this year. In October, we’ll get to see Aaron Sorkin’s take on the late Apple co-founder’s experience at Apple play out on the big screen when “Jobs” hits theaters. Sooner than that, though, a new book from Brent Schlender & Rick Tetzeli entitled Becoming […]
Becoming Steve Jobs is a remarkable new book by Brent Schlender and Rick Tetzeli. Crown Publishing Group was gracious enough to send me an advance copy a few weeks ago, and I am delighted to be the first to announce it. It is, in short, the book about Steve Jobs that the world deserves. Show More Summary
Apple CEO Tim Cook recently gave an interview with German newspaper BILD, speaking on topics ranging from the Apple Watch to data privacy, and Steve Jobs. The interview with Cook hit on many topics, including the importance of privacy. Show More Summary
Apple CEO Tim Cook waxed nostalgic about his relationship with the late Steve Jobs, reiterated the company's commitment to its customers' privacy, and discussed his thoughts on Apple's ability to influence social change during a sit-down with German tabloid BILD earlier this week.
Tim Cook appears to be using his international tour, which so far includes Israel, Germany and the UK, to push a second product every bit as hard as the Apple Watch: privacy. In an interview with the German newspaper BILD posted yesterday (paywall), Cook went as far as to praise Edward Snowden for his role in […]
Apple's chief executive was spotted on Tuesday in Germany, where he took the time to tweet a short remembrance of late colleague Steve Jobs before visiting the offices of infamous German tabloid Bild.
After the late Steve Jobs, no one has had more influence on Apple than Jonathan Ive, the company's senior vice president of design. Ive has worked at Apple for 22 years. In that time he has received countless awards and accolades for his ingenuity and commitment to Apple's minimalist design aesthetic. Show More Summary