Samsung Galaxy Nexus Delayed Due to Patents? (Updated)

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Last week, Google and Samsung announced that they were delaying the Android Ice Cream Sandwich and thus, the Galaxy Nexus announcement due to the passing of Steve Jobs. The event was originally scheduled to take place on October 11th, today, but has been delayed indefinitely. Well, according to Eldar Murtazin, the delay had nothing to […]

The New Yorker Disrespects Steve Jobs, Religion

The New Yorker's Cover: Apple Co-Founder Meets St. Peter

The New Yorker released its tribute cover of Steve Jobs, which will grace the October 17 edition of the magazine. In a blog post, The New Yorker shows that the cover will depict Steve Jobs meeting Saint Peter at the pearly gates. Saint Peter is using an iPad, apparently using it to do a little research before deciding […]

Animated History of the iPhone

History of the iPhone Animated Infographic

If you want to see the impact Steve Jobs had on the computing industry, the animated history of the iPhone is a good place to start. Cnet UK put together what is essentially an animated iPhone infographic that covers the path of mobile phones, mp3 players and computers through the yesr. This video also shows […]

Woz: The World Lost a John Lennon

Steve Wozniak tearfully remembers Steve Jobs

Steve Wozniak, the Apple co-founder and friend of Steve Jobs talked with the Associated Press last night after learning of Jobs’ passing. He tearfully described his reaction to the news and reminisced about his early days with his friend as they worked together to change the world of technology. Probably my favorite line from the […]

Without Steve Jobs’ Push, Will We Lose Notebook Innovation?

Steve Jobs - By Matthew YoheMatt Yohe, from Wikimedia Commons

Back in May I moderated a panel at a literary conference about how science fiction is the new reality. The description read: “Star Trek offers a vision of the future that includes personal, networked communicators, talking, intelligent computers, and the tricorder, a portable, hand-held networked computing device. Today we have cellphones, IBM’s Watson, and the […]

Preview The Steve Jobs Biography In Time Magazine

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When news of Walter Isaccson’s biography of Steve Jobs hit the wire it generated so much intense interest that the book climbed quickly onto Amazon’s best seller list weeks before its actual release. With the sad news of Jobs’ passing, people are even more interested in a peek behind the curtain of the man’s life […]

Thanks For the Insanely Great Times, Steve

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One of those times that you’ll remember who you were with happened tonight when word came down that Steve Jobs had died. I was with the folks at Wayside Theatre in the middle of a technical rehearsal when our music director and sound designer, Steve Przybylski told us that Steve had passed. Intriguingly, Steve P. […]

My (Imaginary) Friendship with Steve Jobs

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Steve, I was pulling for you. I really was. When your second leave of absence was announced, I knew you were on the decline. When you stepped down as CEO of Apple, I’d hoped you were getting away to savor the important things in life. Seems you had less time for that than I’d hoped. […]

Apple Co-Founder Steve Jobs Has Passed at Age 56

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In a press release, Apple has confirmed that former CEO Steve Jobs passed away today at the age of 56. The news comes just a little over a month after Jobs announced that he would step down from the company as CEO with Apple COO Tim Cook taking the reigns of CEO. Jobs remained on […]

How the iPhone and iPad Changed Android and Tablet PCs

Android before the iPhone and After the iPhone

Under the guidance of Steve Jobs, and other key Apple employees, the iPhone has made a huge mark on the smartphone and consumer electronic market. By daring to go against the grain, ditching a keyboard and going with a large touchscreen, Apple changed the face of smartphones. This is quite evident in the fast evolution of Android […]

Jobs’ Resignation Has Little Effect on iPhone 5 and Apple Demand

According to a recent survey Steve Jobs’ resignation as the CEO of Apple will have a very small affect, if any, on the consumer demand for Apple products like the iPhone 5. ChangeWave Research asked 2,297 consumers if they would be “less likely” to purchase an Apple product now that Steve Jobs has retired. Of those surveyed, […]

Steve Jobs Explains Apple’s Customer First Strategy in 1997 [video]

Steve Jobs at 1997 WWDC

Back in 1997 when Steve Jobs first came back to Apple, after he being pushed out in 1985, he clearly explained the wildly successful strategy that progressively pushed the company to regularly compete with big oil company Exxon Mobil as the largest US company in terms of market cap. At a Worldwide Developers Conference that […]

How Steve Jobs Should Spend Semi-Retirement

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While others treat Steve Jobs’ retirement as CEO of Apple as a sign his end is near, our outlook is more optimistic. Here are some ideas for how Steve could spend his extra free time.   

New Apple CEO Tim Cook: “Our Best Years Lie Ahead Of Us”

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Yesterday, as you may have heard, Steve Jobs resigned from his CEO post at Apple and handed the the torch over the longtime confidant and former Apple COO, Tim Cook. And now, just a day after these changes took place, we have a glimpse at what’s going on in the offices of Cupertino due to […]

Don’t Cry for Steve Jobs – He’s Relaxing, Not Leaving

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As people digest the news that Steve Jobs is stepping down as CEO of Apple, the widespread emotion is one of regret and sadness at the loss of this icon. I don’t see it that way. Yes, Jobs is leaving as CEO, but he’s not leaving the company and he’s not entirely leaving his job. […]

Apple Will Survive and Thrive Without Steve Jobs

Apple without Steve Jobs

Steve Jobs introduced us to his vision of a post PC world, and yesterday he introduced us to a post Steve Jobs Apple. Within hours of Jobs’ resignation, the stock market responded with a 5% dip in after hours trading, people began to question whether the iPhone 5 would still launch and Apple fans began to […]

What Steve Jobs’ Resignation Means for the iPhone 5

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In light of Steve Jobs’ resignation as CEO of Apple Inc., many of you are probably wondering about the implications it might have on the upcoming release of the next iPhone. Let me put this to you in as bluntly as I can possibly put it. Steve Jobs’ resignation as CEO of Apple will have […]

Apple Stock Tumbles After Steve Jobs Resigns (AAPL)

Apple Stock Steve Jobs Resigns

On news that Apple CEO Steve Jobs has resigned, Apple stock has taken a hit in after hours trading, dropping 5% in just the short time since Apple made Job’s decision public. Investors, afraid of uncertainty and change, are pulling back to see if Apple can survive without Steve Jobs. Up until this announcement, Apple had […]

Who is Apple’s New CEO Tim Cook?

Tim Cook

By now, you might have heard. Steve Jobs has resigned as the CEO of Apple but is remaining on as Chairman of the Board. His replacement? A man by the name of Tim Cook, who has been Apple’s Chief Operating Officer for seven years and a man that many considered to be the CEO in […]

Steve Jobs Resigns as CEO of Apple, Replaced by Tim Cook

Steve Jobs

In a fairly shocking turn of events, Apple’s Board of Directors has announced that Steve Jobs has resigned as Chief Executive Officer of Apple and that company COO Tim Cook will take his place as the company’s CEO. This will take effect immediately. However, Jobs will stay on with the company as Chairman of the […]