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Topic: Steve Jobs

Sony wants 'Social Network' scribe to pen Steve Jobs movie

10/25/2011, 11:10 am

Aaron Sorkin, the screenwriter who won an Academy Award for his work on the film The Social Network, is reportedly being pursued to script a movie on the life of Apple co-founder Steve Jobs.


Steve Jobs was 'excited' about an Apple HDTV, but content deals are needed

10/25/2011, 09:10 am

Though Steve Jobs said he "cracked" the secret to building an easy-to-use television set, a true Apple HDTV reportedly remains held up by content providers, who are reluctant to allow Apple to offer subscription-based plans to customers.


Steve Jobs left iTunes creator in charge of connected TV initiative

10/24/2011, 08:10 pm

Jeff Robbin, an Apple vice president and engineer who helped create both iTunes and the iPod, is leading the company's efforts to produce a connected TV with integrated search functionality, according to a new report.


Steve Jobs biography on pace to become Amazon's best seller of 2011

10/24/2011, 03:10 pm

After officially going on sale today, Walter Isaacson's authorized biography of Steve Jobs may become the top selling book of 2011 for the world's largest online retailer,


Steve Jobs biography arrives early on iBooks, Amazon's Kindle [u]

10/23/2011, 10:10 pm

The much-anticipated authorized biography on Apple co-founder Steve Jobs has arrived a few hours early for customers who purchased the book through Amazon's Kindle ebook platform or the iBookstore [updated].


Apple makes 'Celebrating Steve' event video publicly available

10/23/2011, 09:10 pm

A special event filmed live at Apple's corporate campus in Cupertino, Calif., was published by the company on its website on Sunday, allowing the world to see how Apple said goodbye to its late co-founder, Steve Jobs.


'60 Minutes' features previously unheard interviews with Steve Jobs

10/23/2011, 08:10 pm

Ahead of Monday's release of the authorized biography of Steve Jobs, CBS news magazine 60 Minutes offered a closer look at the book and the life of the Apple co-founder.


Steve Jobs trusted Tim Cook to "know exactly what to do"

10/21/2011, 10:10 pm

Excerpts from Steve Jobs' upcoming biography have been leaked online, giving new insight into the relationship between the Apple co-founder his eventual successor.


Steve Jobs was ‘annoyed and depressed’ over initial reaction to iPad launch

10/21/2011, 06:10 pm

Walter Isaacson's authorized biography of Steve Jobs has leaked additional details about how Apple's co-founder felt about the populist, disdainful attacks on the products his teams worked to produce, noting in particular the launch of last year's iPad.


Steve Jobs told biographer he 'cracked' the secret to a simple HDTV

10/21/2011, 03:10 pm

The forthcoming biography of Steve Jobs reveals that he worked to build an integrated, easy-to-use Apple television set, and that he felt he had "cracked" the concept for such a device.


Steve Jobs had his DNA sequenced for $100K to fight cancer

10/21/2011, 12:10 pm

Desperate to win his battle against cancer, Steve Jobs paid $100,000 to have all of the genes of his cancer tumor and his normal DNA sequenced.


Steve Jobs left designer Jony Ive more power than anyone at Apple

10/21/2011, 08:10 am

Apple's widely praised design chief Jonathan Ive has no true boss who can tell him what to do at the company, a distinction put in place by Steve Jobs himself.


Apple director says Steve Jobs told team not to ask "What would Steve do?"

10/20/2011, 11:10 pm

Apple board member Al Gore said in an interview on Friday that the late Steve Jobs had specifically told CEO Tim Cook and others to avoid asking themselves what he would have done while attempting to carry on his legacy.


Steve Jobs vowed to 'destroy' Google Android, called it a 'stolen product'

10/20/2011, 08:10 pm

Steve Jobs said he would spend his "last dying breath" fighting Google's Android mobile operating system because he viewed it as a "stolen product," according to an upcoming biography on the Apple co-founder.


Biographer tells how Steve Jobs regretted delaying cancer treatment

10/20/2011, 03:10 pm

Walter Isaacson, the author of the forthcoming biography of Steve Jobs, will appear in an interview with 60 Minutes on Sunday, and in a brief preview he discusses how Jobs regretted his decision to delay cancer treatment in 2004.


Apple pays tribute to Steve Jobs as thousands watch [u]

10/19/2011, 02:10 pm

Thousands of employees gathered at Apple's corporate campus in California for a tribute to the late Steve Jobs, while even more retail employees watched a live stream of the event as their stores closed [updated photos].


Steve Jobs worked on Apple's 'next product' the day before he died

10/19/2011, 10:10 am

Providing more evidence that Steve Jobs stayed involved at Apple until the very end, the CEO of Japanese carrier Softbank revealed that Jobs was making phone calls about Apple's unnamed "next product" the day before he passed away.


Apple launches Steve Jobs tribute site with personal messages

10/19/2011, 08:10 am

Compiling some of the many e-mails the company has received since the passing of Steve Jobs, Apple launched a new feature on its website on Wednesday called "Remembering Steve."


Apple retail stores to shutter Wednesday for Steve Jobs celebration

10/18/2011, 06:10 pm

Apple on Wednesday will pause retail store operations in the U.S. for three hours to pay tribute to Steve Jobs and allow employees to watch a live broadcast of a celebration to take place at the company's headquarters during the same time.


Dropbox rejected nine-figure buyout offer from Apple in 2009

10/18/2011, 01:10 pm

Cloud-based file storage service Dropbox turned down a multi-million-dollar offer from Apple and a personal pitch from Steve Jobs in 2009, a new profile of the company has revealed.