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  • The Ten Best Steve Jobs Keynote Addresses

    Image Source Whether you’re a lifelong Apple aficionado, a budding entrepreneur, or just a fan of those who can really move a crowd, Steve Jobs’ keynotes have been moving audiences to believe in a useful, connected, and well-designed future for decades. From the young CEO of the then fastest growing corporation in American history, to […]

  • 10 Unfair Myths Bitter Nerds Will Eventually Spread About Steve Jobs

    Share Unless you’ve been living under a rock for the past month, you’ve undoubtedly heard about the death of a computing icon, a man who changed how we interact with the virtual world forever.  I’m talking, of course, about Unix creator Dennis Ritchie.  Just kidding, odds are the first time you heard Ritchie’s name in […]

  • Can Steve Jobs Fall Apart Without Taking Apple With Him?

    Steve Jobs announced today that he will be taking a leave of absence from Apple to deal with health issues. COO Tim Cook will be running the Apple ship until Jobs returns, but Jobs stated he will still be involved in “major strategic decisions.” In December 2009, Jobs announced that his health problems were more […]

  • Steve Jobs’ “Thoughts on Flash” Slams Adobe

    Image: Acaben/Flickr Steve Jobs just posted an essay called Thoughts on Flash on Apple’s website. In it, he lists the reasons Apple will not work with Adobe and Flash. His main points: * Flash is 100% controlled by Adobe, making it a “closed system.” Apple, on the other hand, lets developers add to its Web […]

  • Steve Jobs Disses Google, Adobe

    Image: Steve Jurvetson/Flickr Daring Fireball (via Barry Ritholtz) has some purported Jobs comments: Take it with a big grain of salt, because it’s second-hand and illustrated with a goofily menacing photo of Jobs, but Wired has a report on Jobs’s post-iPad all-hands company meeting: On Google: We did not enter the search business, Jobs said. […]

  • The 10 Best Places to Follow Today’s Apple Event Live

    At 10am PST, Steve Jobs or Phil Schiller will unveil the iPad (iTouch? iTablet? iSlate?), the much-anticipated new Apple tablet computer, in San Francisco. If you need up-to-the-minute coverage on Apple’s new touch creation, tune in to one of the websites below. (Apple won’t be broadcasting an official video.) Gizmodo’s Apple Tablet Event Liveblog Aside […]

  • Steve Jobs’ Hormones Underline Bigger Issue

    Is Steve Jobs dying? I don’t think he is. A survivor of pancreatic cancer is bound to have a host of follow-up problems that aren’t necessarily terminal. Indeed, the fine details of Jobs’ testoserone levels are hardly the issue. The real point is that Apple has most of of its eggs in one fragile basket. […]