Who did the better job of playing Jobs? Although Michael Fassbender's newest flick Steve Jobs has yet to hit theatres, it has already received glowing reviews from critics alike. In fact, many publications are praising the 38-year-old for his depiction of the technology icon. Related: Can Ashton Kutcher Swim With The Sharks? While the Danny Boyle-directed film is looking [...]
Sorkin has dispensed with the traditional format of the biopic, instead framing the life of the Apple co-founder and turtle-necked tech deity in three backstage dramas ahead of major product launches: the Macintosh in 1984, NeXT in 1988...Show More Summary
Kate Winslet can’t contain her excitement while having some fun with the photographers outside of her hotel on Monday afternoon (October 5) in New York City. The Steve Jobs actress is turning 40 today and she held up four fingers on her left hand and made a zero with her right hand as she left [...]
Tim Cook: What is his legacy? I see it all around us: An incredible team hat embodies his spirit of innovation and creativity. The greatest products on earth, beloved by customers and empowering hundreds of millions of people around the world. Show More Summary
Ben Fritz and Daisuke Wakabayashi, reporting for the WSJ: Mr. Jobs’s allies, led by his widow, Laurene Powell Jobs, say the film “Steve Jobs,” and other recent depictions, play down his accomplishments and paint Mr. Jobs as cruel and inhumane. Show More Summary
Human Rights Campaign (HRC) gave its Visibility Award to Tim Cook, CEO of Apple Inc. (right), this past weekend at their annual dinner gala in Washington, D.C. Cook, who was hired personally by none other than tech god Steve Jobs, has been with Apple since 1998, and took over as CEO in 2011, shortly before […]
So, right, there have been quite a few movies about the iconic Apple mastermind. He has already received the genius-asshole biopic treatment with Jobs, has been the subject of a biting Alex Gibney documentary, and was even parodied by Justin Long and Funny Or Die in iSteve. Show More Summary
Days are getting shorter, pumpkin spices are contaminating our coffee and beer, and the temperatures in L.A. are dropping into the 80s. All of which means it's high time to roll out the season's first Oscar Watch column, where, every Monday, I'll chronicle the smiles, the frowns, the ups, the downs...
Technically Incorrect: Appearing on "The Tonight Show," the Apple co-founder confounds with his truth-telling skills.
Ever since Jack Dorsey was pushed out as Twitter CEO in 2008, he has closely followed the rhetoric, philosophy and career playbook of his "mentor from afar" Steve Jobs to make a comeback That long effort culminated on Monday with the...Show More Summary
It's tough work to portray Steve Jobs, but Michael Fassbender knows he wasn't the first to do it. Maybe that's what led the actor, star of Danny Boyle's upcoming Steve Jobs, to jokingly cite another Man Who Would Be Jobs in an interview...Show More Summary
Each Monday, AppleInsider packs all the Apple news you need to know into a fast-paced, 120-second show. This week, we cover all of the news about Steve Jobs, new water protection enhancements in the iPhone 6s, Apple TV developer kits, and much more.
CEO Tim Cook, board member Andrew Jung, iTunes head Eddy Cue and others remember Apple's co-founder in messages posted to the company's internal site. Including the time Jobs mooned Al Gore.
Landmark Theatre's new location opens on October 15 with Steve Jobs. [ more › ]
REVIEW: It’s not easy to make a good movie about Steve Jobs (Sorry, Ashton Kutcher. You tried.) But, finally, director Danny Boyle and screenwriter Aaron Sorkin have given us Steve Jobs, a movie that distills Steve’s huge, complicated persona into a tightly-wound backstage thriller. It’s understandable if you feel repelled by the idea of another Jobs […]
The upcoming biopic of Apple co-founder Steve Jobs has reportedly been the target of several attempts to shut down its production by his widow, Laurene Powell Jobs. Despite these efforts, the movie from Universal is still scheduled to open in New York and Los Angeles on October 9 and later in October in wide release nationwide. Show More Summary
Today is the fourth anniversary of Apple co-founder Steve Jobs’ passing, and as has become tradition on October 4th, some of his closest co-workers are sharing their fondest memories of what it was like working alongside the visionary CEO. Show More Summary
Four years ago today, Steve Jobs passed away, leaving the tech industry and the world completely shaken. Tim Cook, Apple's current CEO and a friend of Jobs, took to Twitter this morning to commemorate the occasion and reflect on losing him in 2011. Remembering Steve for who he was and what he stood for. Show More Summary
There are moments early in the Danny Boyle-directed "Steve Jobs" when filmgoers might have to remind themselves that the man on screen is in fact the complicated Apple co-founder.As played by the Irish-German star Michael Fassbender, after all, Jobs can seem far away from the persona widely known...
Actor Michael Fassbender spent nearly half a year learning about and portraying Steve Jobs, in a performance audiences will finally have the opportunity to see more than four years after the Apple cofounder's passing.