Two years ago today, the world lost a legend. A giant of a man. The man who represents the reason that this website exists, and the man responsible for my job, my technology and design sentiments, for shaping numerous industries, and so much more. That man was Steve Jobs.
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Tomorrow, it will be exactly two years since Steve Jobs passed away on that dark day of October 5, 2011. To mark the occasion, Apple CEO Tim Cook circulated a brief memo to all Apple employees, reflecting on the legacy that Steve Jobs left behind, and praising Apple’s employees for upholding Jobs’ legacy.
It was 1983, the close of the International Design Conference in Aspen, Colo. A time capsule, officially known as the Aspen Time Tube was buried. Over time the time capsule became known as the ‘Steve Jobs Time Capsule’ due to the inclusion of a mouse Steve Jobs had used with his Lisa computer during a presentation.
Steve Jobs childhood home may become a protected historical site. The home, where the first Apple computer was built, was purchased by Jobs’ foster parents when he was in 7th grade, and Jobs lived there through high school.
Steve Jobs Honored With Disney Legends Award – Accepted by Pixar Founder John Lasseter in Emotional Speech
As we reported would happen last month, Steve Jobs has just been honored with the Disney Legends award. The award is an honor bestowed on individuals who have made notable contributions to Disney, and Jobs was honored for his key role in transforming Pixar into one of the foremost digital animation studios.
Steve Jobs had a number of keynote taglines, ‘but there is one more thing’ being the most famous. However he also had a tendency to say ‘boom’ a lot when giving demos, as this awesome compilation shows.
Disney has announced it will honor Steve Jobs with a Disney Legends Award at this years D23 Expo, taking place Saturday, August 10th, in Anaheim, California.
The first trailer for the upcoming Steve Jobs biopic starring Ashton Kutcher in the title role hit the web today. The trailer for ‘Jobs’ gives a closer look at the movie which earlier this year premiered at the Sundance Movie Festival to decidedly mixed reviews.
The Loop has found a previously unseen video of Steve Jobs answering a question about what his legacy would be. The video was spotted on the EverySteveJobsVideo YouTube channel.
AllThingsD reports the paperback edition of Steve Jobs: A Biography will be released on September 10th. The paperback version will feature a photo of a younger Steve on the cover, and will also include a new afterward.
Kanye West’s interview with The New York Times is a extensive look into an artist who is not afraid to say what he thinks, and one who is certainly not lacking in self-confidence. West says that he’s “undoubtedly” the “Steve of Internet, downtown, fashion, culture,” referring to late Apple co-founder Steve Jobs.
“Jobs”, which stars Ashton Kutcher as Steve Jobs and Josh Gad as Steve Wozniak, premiered to mixed reviews in January at the Sundance Festival. The film, which had been scheduled for an April 19th release, was then delayed. Now, a report on Wednesday says the biopic will finally debut on August 16th in the U.S.
Despite initial criticism (albeit brief) when the iPad was first released, there can be no doubt that the device has been insanely successful – it effectively created today’s entire tablet market! But what exactly inspired Jobs to create the iPad?
Late Apple co-founder Steve Jobs never sought out attention for any of his charity related efforts, but now a new report says his family has been donating to various charities and causes anonymously for over two decades.
With all of the talk around wearable computing lately, most notably Google’s Project Glass, many might wonder how Steve Jobs would have felt about Google Glass, and the potential for Apple to enter that market with a competing product. Jeff Soto recalls a moment from his time as an Audio Test Engineer at Apple that could provide some food for thought
During an interview with Charlie Rose that aired on CBS’s “60 Minutes” Sunday evening, an emotional Bill Gates talked about his final visit with Steve Jobs, relating how the two tech pioneers discussed subjects ranging from their family life to the future of technology in education.