The late Apple co-founder and CEO Steve Jobs had a vision of open, shared Wi-Fi to allow users to connect to the Internet without the need for “sluggish” cellular service, by getting as many Wi-Fi router manufacturers as possible to include a “guest” option in their routers.
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Steve Jobs has been named the #1 top influential leader in the past 25 years in CNBC’s First 25: Rebels, Icons & Leaders list. The list includes the top 25 people who have “had the greatest influence, sparked the biggest changes and created the most disruption in business over the past quarter century.”
Former Apple CEO John Sculley says he regrets his decision to force Steve Jobs out of Apple in 1985, and admits that it was a “mistake,” says a new report from the Times of India.
Samsung was initially reluctant to run ads that directly attacked Apple. However, the death of Apple co-founder Steve Jobs emboldened the company to begin running their “Next Big Thing” attack ads.
It looks as if “The Social Network” director David Fincher will not be directing Sony’s Steve Jobs biopic, as the The Hollywood Reporter reports Sony thought Fincher’s asking price was too high.
The Wrap is reporting that Oscar winning actor Christian Bale is David Fincher’s choice to play Steve Jobs in the as yet untitled biopic Aaron Sorkin has written for Sony. Fincher is in talks to direct the pic, due to begin filming later this year, or early in 2015.
How SoftBank’s Masayoshi Son Won Japan iPhone Exclusivity After Pitching ‘iPod With Mobile’ to Steve Jobs
During an interview earlier this week, SoftBank CEO Masayoshi Son claimed he scored the exclusive Japanese sales rights for the first iPhone after he pitched an imagined iPod-cellphone device to Apple CEO Steve jobs by using a crude drawing of the…
“Social Network” director David Fincher is reportedly in talks to direct the Aaron Sorkin-scribed Steve Jobs biographical film at Sony. Sorkin is reported to have finished the script for the flick last month, which is believed to take place across three 30-minute scenes leading up to three Jobs-led product launches.
A statue of late Apple cofounder Steve Jobs was unveiled in Belgrade on Monday, Mr. Jobs’ birthday. The bust is destined for installation at Apple headquarters in Cupertino, CA.
The United States Postal service will offer a commemorative postal stamp featuring late Apple co-founder Steve Jobs in 2015.
All the news that will fit in a 580 pixel wide column… It’s the MacTrast News Digest for February 18, 2014.
Eclectic San Francisco artist Jason Mecier has just unveiled his portrait of Apple co-founder Steve Jobs. The eclectic part? It’s composed out of 20 pounds of electronic waste!
It’s time for the MacTrast News Digest for February 12, 2014, and we’ve got time capsules, a new Apple TV, a retro TV iPad case, a “Healthbook” mockup, and more…
We reported last year about the long-lost time capsule from the 1983 International Design Conference in Aspen, Colorado was dug up. While the time capsule contained numerous items from the conference, the one item that was of most interest to Apple devotees is the Lisa mouse that Steve Jobs used during a speech at the gathering.
If you didn’t have enough reason to subscribe to Amazon Prime, here’s another one. The Loop notes that “Steve Jobs: The Lost Interview” is now available on Amazon Instant Streaming.
Screenwriter Aaron Sorkin has reportedly turned in the first draft of his script for a feature film biography of Apple cofounder Steve Jobs. The Academy Award-winning screenwriter’s script is based on Walter Isaacson’s bestselling biography of Jobs.