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Topic: Steve Jobs

Google, Samsung postpone phone launch event out of respect for Steve Jobs

10/07/2011, 12:10 pm

Google and Samsung have canceled an event planned for next week where the companies were supposed to announce the first smartphone based on Android "Ice Cream Sandwich," a move reportedly made in response to the death of Apple co-founder Steve Jobs.


Apple Board of Directors at 'crossroads' after death of Steve Jobs

10/07/2011, 10:10 am

The passing of Steve Jobs has put a spotlight on Apple's board of directors, as onlookers wonder whether the company will expand and diversify the board to bring about a new era.


Steve Jobs agreed to biography so his children could know him better

10/07/2011, 09:10 am

Just a few weeks before his death, Steve Jobs revealed in an interview that he agreed to an authorized biography on his life so that his children could know why he wasn't always there for them.


Apple University revealed as plan to teach executives to think like Steve Jobs

10/06/2011, 07:10 pm

A secretive "Apple University" program that the company initiated in 2008 has been clarified to be a way to teach executives to emulate and perpetuate the successful strategies of Steve Jobs.


Wall Street: Spirit & vision of Steve Jobs will live on at Apple

10/06/2011, 03:10 pm

Steve Jobs changed the world with his ideas, and those same principles make up the backbone of Apple, which is why Wall Street watchers believe the company will continue to innovate and succeed even after the passing of its iconic co-founder.


Apple rivals, partners & press pay tribute to Steve Jobs

10/06/2011, 12:10 pm

For the first time in at least 30 years, Time magazine stopped its presses when news of Steve Jobs's death broke. The publication's latest issue with Jobs on the cover will hit newsstands Friday, and will join numerous other tributes to the late Apple co-founder.


Simon & Schuster moves up publication of Steve Jobs biography to Oct. 24

10/06/2011, 10:10 am

Publisher Simon & Schuster has moved up the publication of its forthcoming biography of Steve Jobs by nearly a month after news broke that the Apple co-founder has passed away.


Apple's Fifth Ave store becomes memorial site for Steve Jobs

10/06/2011, 09:10 am

Mourning the loss of Steve Jobs, many who admired the man and appreciate his contributions to the world have shown their respects by placing flowers, candles, notes and apples outside of the Apple Store on New York City's Fifth Avenue.


Recent Steve Jobs patent filing for dynamic icons shows inventive spirit

10/06/2011, 09:10 am

As a prolific innovator and hands-on leader, Steve Jobs's influence was felt in every aspect of Apple's products, as evidenced by a recent patent application credited to him designed to stop users from inadvertently starting an operation on a computer.


Steve Jobs: a lifetime of visionary disruption in advancing technology

10/05/2011, 10:10 pm

Steven Paul Jobs struggled with cancer and related health complications in a battle he sadly could not overcome, but he has left behind an incredible legacy of applied technology that shifted the course of human progress in dramatic ways, and founded a company, and a culture, that promise to continue his passionate drive to make tools that are not just intuitive, but aspire to be insanely great.


Apple rival Samsung honors Steve Jobs amid legal battle

10/06/2011, 02:10 am

Despite being locked in a bitter legal dispute with Apple, South Korean electronics maker Samsung praised its competitor's late co-founder Steve Jobs in a statement on Thursday.


Apple co-founder says time with Steve Jobs was a 'great privilege' of his life

10/05/2011, 11:10 pm

Ron Wayne, the often overlooked third co-founder of Apple, mourned Steve Jobs' passing in an interview with AppleInsider, noting that the time he had spent with him was one of the "great privileges" of his life.


Microsoft's Gates, Disney's Iger & Obama comment on passing of Steve Jobs

10/05/2011, 08:10 pm

Following the news that Steve Jobs has died, a number of his contemporaries and some of the most powerful and influential people in the world have commented on his passing, including Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates, Disney President Bob Iger, and U.S. President Barack Obama.


Apple co-founder Steve Jobs passes away at 56

10/05/2011, 07:10 pm

Steve Jobs, one of the founders of Apple and a driving force behind the creation of the Mac, iPhone, iPad and iPod, died Wednesday after a long bout with cancer. He was 56.


Steve Jobs gave pre-release iPad 2 to President Obama

10/03/2011, 11:10 pm

U.S. President Barack Obama revealed recently that one of the perks of his job includes having received an advance copy of Apple's iPad 2 directly from Steve Jobs himself.


Steve Jobs 'expected' to appear at Apple's iPhone 5 event - report

10/03/2011, 09:10 am

Despite the fact that he is no longer CEO of Apple, Steve Jobs is "expected" to appear at Tuesday's iPhone event alongside current Chief Executive Tim Cook, a new report claims.


Steve Jobs contacted Samsung in 2010 to resolve Apple patent dispute

09/29/2011, 08:09 am

Before the patent battle between Apple and Samsung became a worldwide legal mess, Apple co-founder Steve Jobs reportedly initiated contact with Samsung in an attempt to resolve the issues out of court.


Fortune releases new Kindle-exclusive eBook on the rise of Steve Jobs

09/27/2011, 06:09 pm

Fortune magazine on Tuesday released "All About Steve: The Story of Steve Jobs and Apple from the pages of FORTUNE," an eBook available exclusively from Amazon's Kindle Store.


Architecture critic pans Apple's 'spaceship' campus as 'troubling,' 'scary'

09/27/2011, 12:09 pm

A prominent architecture critic has panned Apple's plans for its new Cupertino, Calif., campus, suggesting it is a "wildly ambitious, over-the-top headquarters" out of sync with the company's beautiful and functional products.


Bill Buxton of Microsoft Research calls Steve Jobs' patents a lesson for CEOs

09/21/2011, 06:09 pm

Steve Jobs' name wasn't just slapped on a variety of Apple patents, but rather the depth of his contributions as chief executive of Apple offers a lesson for other leaders.