Tag archive for ‘Steve Jobs’
By insider On Tuesday, August 13th, 2013

Larry Ellison says ‘we already know’ Apple is doomed without Steve Jobs

  An Apple without Steve Jobs? Larry Ellison dismissed the idea with a wave of his hand. On tomorrow’s episode of CBS This Morning, Charlie Rose asks the Oracle CEO how he thought the computer company More...

By insider On Monday, June 24th, 2013

Here’s The Full Trailer For Ashton Kutcher’s Steve Jobs Movie

  The story of Steve Jobs, appropriately titled “Jobs,” hits theaters August 16. “Jobs” tells the story of Apple’s early days through the launch of the iPod in 2001. The movie More...

By insider On Wednesday, January 23rd, 2013

Steve Jobs Once Threatened to Sue Palm Over Employee Poaching

Steve Jobs once threatened its then-competitor Palm with a patent lawsuit if the company’s CEO didn’t stop poaching Apple employees, according to a newly surfaced court filing. The filing, which More...

By insider On Tuesday, January 22nd, 2013

Steve Jobs’ Widow Launches Immigration Reform Web Project

Laurene Powell Jobs, widow of the late Apple founder Steve Jobs, has long been advocating for immigration reform and the passage of the DREAM Act, which would give undocumented young people a path to American More...

By insider On Sunday, January 20th, 2013

How Steve Jobs bought Bill Nguyen’s Lala for $80 million

When the late Steve Jobs acquired a new company, he didn’t mess around. That’s according to Aubrey Johnson, a former lead designer on the Bill Nguyen-led app Color, who has detailed how Jobs ended More...

By insider On Monday, January 14th, 2013

The Right-Hand Man Of Steve Jobs Has Broken His Silence

James Higa, a former Apple vice president who describes his job there as “special ops for Steve”—Steve Jobs, that is—recently gave an interview to Lifestyles, a philanthropy magazine. The issue More...

By insider On Thursday, January 10th, 2013

Report: Steve Jobs Offered to Help Former HP CEO Mark Hurd Get His Job Back

Mark Hurd resigned as CEO and Chairman of Hewlett-Packard in 2010 after an investigation into whether he sexually harassed one of HP’s contractors, but at least one influential person didn’t want More...

By insider On Thursday, January 10th, 2013

iTunes Is A Bigger Business Now Than Apple Was In 2004

The iTunes Store is coming up on its 10-year anniversary in April. How many businesses pull in $12 billion a year after a decade? Analyst Horace Dediu of Asymco has crunched the numbers on the iTunes Store—which More...

By insider On Wednesday, January 9th, 2013

FORMER EMPLOYEE: ‘At Apple, They Really Are After You’

Apple   acquired an Israeli flash memory maker called Anobit in December 2011, and ZDnet reports on some choice quotes that CEO Ariel Maislos shared about life working inside the famous Cupertino company. Most More...