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Tag: Steve Jobs

December 29, 2011 | 2:47 pm

Video: A Look at Stanford’s Apple Archives

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AP got a look at Stanford’s collection of Apple-related material, which the university has stored in its Silicon Valley Archives. The collection, the largest assembly of Apple historical materials, can help historians, entrepreneurs and policymakers understand how a startup launched in a Silicon Valley garage became a global technology giant. “Through this one collection you […]

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December 22, 2011 | 8:36 am

Video: The Taiwanese Animators Resurrect Steve Jobs to Intervene in Apple-HTC Dispute

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In an act of either great sacrilege or appropriate apotheosis, Next Media Animation has put a halo-endowed Steve Jobs in the middle of the Apple-HTC spat. Watch the video…

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Videos: The Guy Who Sold the Apple Docs For $1.6 Million and the Guy Who Sold Them for $500 (After Bowing Out of Apple in 1976)

December 15, 2011 | 2:04 pm

Videos: The Guy Who Sold the Apple Docs For $1.6 Million and the Guy Who Sold Them for $500 (After Bowing Out of Apple in 1976)

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The mania of postmortem remembrance of Steve Jobs may have reached its apotheosis on Tuesday when the founding documents of Apple — signed by Jobs, Steve Wozniak, and a third partner — were bought at auction for $1.59 million. The documents — which were initially valued at $100-150,000 by Sotheby’s — were sold by Wade […]

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Apple Computer’s Founding Contract Sold for $1.59 Million; Listen to the Bidding

December 13, 2011 | 1:33 pm

Apple Computer’s Founding Contract Sold for $1.59 Million; Listen to the Bidding

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Update Dec 14 The documents originally belonged to Ronald Wayne, an original partner of Jobs and Wozniak who bowed out only 11 days after incorporating (ouch). According to Bloomberg, Wayne sold the papers for several thousand dollars (ouch again) in 1994 to Wade Saadi, who cashed in yesterday. Watch the Bloomberg interview with Saadi here. […]

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Interview With Steve Jobs’ Biographer Walter Isaacson

December 13, 2011 | 9:56 am

Interview With Steve Jobs’ Biographer Walter Isaacson

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Live at 10 a.m., the culture continues its non-stop fascination with Steve Jobs when Michael Krasny talks to Walter Isaacson, whose biography of the man is currently No. 1 on the NY Times nonfiction best seller list and was also the No. 1 seller on Amazon this year. Listen live below. If you miss it, […]

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Interview: Apple Employee No. 12 Dan Kottke on the Macintosh, Jobs and Woz, Stock Options (Pt 2)

December 8, 2011 | 3:32 pm

Interview: Apple Employee No. 12 Dan Kottke on the Macintosh, Jobs and Woz, Stock Options (Pt 2)

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Two weeks ago we posted Part 1 of Peter Jon Shuler’s interview with Dan Kottke, aka Apple employee No. 12. Kottke first met Jobs when both attended Reed College in Oregon and the two became close friends, traveling to India together. Kottke was witness to the birth of Apple, plugging in chips into Apple I […]

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Interview:  Apple Employee No. 12 Dan Kottke on Company’s Earliest Days and the College Steve Jobs

November 25, 2011 | 1:15 pm

Interview: Apple Employee No. 12 Dan Kottke on Company’s Earliest Days and the College Steve Jobs

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Remembering Steve Jobs has almost become a cottage industry. Walter Isaacson’s biography is No. 1 on the New York Times hardcover nonfiction li st; Steve Jobs: The Lost Interview has been playing in movie houses around the country; and a new e-book called “Letters to Steve” has collected Jobs’ email responses to customer service queriesand […]

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October 26, 2011 | 12:47 pm

Video: Apple’s Steve Jobs Memorial

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It’s a few days old, but if you haven’t seen it yet: Apple posted video of the memorial for Steve Jobs it held on its campus in Cupertino. Watch it here. The ceremony included Apple CEO Tim Cook, Apple board member Al Gore, and performances by Norah Jones and Coldplay.

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October 23, 2011 | 7:20 pm

Video: Watch the “60 Minutes” Interview With Steve Jobs’ Biographer Walter Isaacson

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Here is Part 1 of tonight’s “60 Minutes” segment with Walter Isaacson, whose biography on Steve Jobs is available Monday. Mashable summarizes the highlights. Here is Part 2 Jobs himself was on “60 Minutes” in 2003, talking about the origins of Pixar, his business philosophy, and his dismissal from Apple before he was re-hired 12 […]

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Biographer: Jobs Tried Exotic Treatments to Fight Cancer; Watch ’60 Minutes’ Preview

October 21, 2011 | 3:15 pm

Biographer: Jobs Tried Exotic Treatments to Fight Cancer; Watch ’60 Minutes’ Preview

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A new biography of Steve Jobs details the choices he made in his cancer treatment. As first reported by Fortune in 2008, Jobs delayed recommended surgery when diagnosed. The day after Jobs died, we blogged about The Daily Beast post that expanded on Jobs’ unusual treatment choices. Now the biography, by Walter Isaacson, includes rich […]

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