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Steve Jobs (1955-2011) was the co-founder of Apple Inc, which he created with Steve Wozniak on April 1 1976. The pair introduced personal computing with the Apple IIe. Steve jobs has also created Pixar, which he sold to Disney in 2006 and Next, a computer company that eventually merged back with Apple. Today's OS X is largely based on the work done at Next. After leaving Apple in 1985, Steve Jobs came back in 1996 in an advisory role and became permanent CEO again in 2000. Under his watch, Apple will execute projects like the iMac, iPod, iPhone and iPad.

Philippe Starck reveals he was working on Steve Jobs’ yacht

04/17/2012, A few days ago, it was reported that renowned designer Philippe Starck announced that he was working on a revolutionary Apple product. Naturally this was denied by Apple, but many immediately jumped to conclusions thinking that it might have something to...

Steve Jobs Avenue exists in Brazil

04/10/2012, If you happen to be Brazilian and love all things Apple, you would definitely be proud to know that there is now a ‘Steve Jobs Avenue’ in your country, according to Brazilian blog MacMagazine. Steve Jobs Avenue was announced just a day after the Apple...

Ashton Kutcher lands Steve Jobs role

04/02/2012, Take note of this name – Joshua Michael Stern – as he will be directing the upcoming indie pic ‘Jobs’. The name of the film itself gives the game away, as we all know that it has something to do with the life of the late Steve...

Action Pad endorsed by angelic “Steve Jobs”

02/02/2012, It’s one thing to make fun of a man when he’s alive, and another thing to do so when he’s passed away but for Taiwanese Android tablet makers, it looks like there’s no line of distinction. In the advert for its latest product –...

iFeng 4S limited edition blow dryer pays homage to Steve Jobs

02/01/2012, Steve Jobs has certainly been one of the more enigmatic CEOs of this generation, and while his passing is certainly a huge blow to the tech industry, others have decided to remember him in zany ways such as creating an action figure line (which obviously...

Steve Jobs action figure canceled

01/16/2012, Do you remember the Steve Jobs action figure that stood tall at 12″, dressed up in his signature turtleneck sweater and pair of blue jeans? Since this is not an officially sanctioned action figure (Apple would probably have called it the iSteve if...

Steve Jobs toy makers threatened by Apple?

01/05/2012, Remember the realistic-looking Steve Jobs action figure that we reported about earlier this week? Well it looks like we may never get the chance to purchase them. According to a report from The Telegraph (which failed to quote any sources); Apple has sent...

Steve Jobs action figure

01/03/2012, I don’t know about you, but Apple fans might not take too kindly to the Steve Jobs action figure that they see over here. Even more so when this action figure is churned out by InIcons from China, which clearly has nothing to do with Cupertino,...

Steve Jobs autographed iPod shuffle fetching $9,995 at auction

12/30/2011, We’re sure that there are some of you guys out there who are not only Apple fans, but fans of Steve Jobs too, who in a way could be considered a celebrity of the tech world. The good news is that if you’re looking to own an 4th generation iPod shuffle...

iPad 3 to be launched on Steve Jobs’ birthday?

12/23/2011, Like clockwork, rumors for the new iPad have started up again. Just like last year when the iPad 2 was what everybody was looking for, this time around it’s the iPad 3 that has everybody’s attention. There are a lot of rumors about the device...

Steve Jobs movie strongly considered by Aaron Sorkin

11/23/2011, Back in October we reported that Sony Pictures acquired the rights to make a movie out of the authorized biography of Steve Jobs, and there were speculations about the company getting Aaron Sorkin onboard to write the screenplay for the movie. According...

Steve Jobs biography hints at a TV from Apple

10/21/2011, The official biography of Steve Jobs will be released on Monday, but a number of media outlets have already got their hands on the book and have been releasing snippets of it, bringing to light a lot of interesting details concerning Apple and Steve...

Apple updates Remember Steve page

10/19/2011, Steve Jobs has undoubtedly been one of the most influential people in the tech industry, and his death two weeks ago left a lot of people upset. When he passed away, Apple set up a “Remembering Steve” page and invited people to pay their...

Sony Pictures acquires rights to make a Steve Jobs movie

10/07/2011, In some unsurprising news, it has been reported that Sony Pictures has struck a deal with the author of the authorized biography of Steve Jobs (to be released later this month) to obtain the rights to make a movie out of it. The author of the book, Walter...