03.02.2012 [Macleans.ca] - by Richard Warnica on Friday, February 3, 2012 11:02am - 0 Comments A Taiwanese electronics company is using an actor playing the ghost of SteveJobs to pitch its products, CBC reported Friday. That's the bad news. The good news: There are no reports
01.02.2012 [CBC.ca] - You can admit that somewhere inside your skull is an inner SteveJobs aching to redesign the world. There's no reason not to think this way. We are in a culture after all that applauds creative thinking and innovation. Business books practically scream
25.01.2012 [Macleans.ca] - by John Geddes on Wednesday, January 25, 2012 8:20am - 0 Comments A few years before his death last fall, SteveJobs gave a commencement address in which he placed surprising emphasis on, of all things, a calligraphy course he took just after dropping
09.01.2012 [CBC.ca] - "Apple is so strong and the product development and marketing team SteveJobs amassed hasn't slowed down, even after his death," said Pliniussen. "The momentum SteveJobs started is continuing today." Apple reached its previous 52-week high in
03.02.2012 [Globe and Mail] - When SteveJobs went home, he kicked back and listened to... vinyl? So says Neil Young, who is on a mission to improve the sound of digital music. He thinks the Podfather would have joined him on this crusade were he alive today, though Young's music
01.02.2012 [CanadianBusiness.com] - By Canadian Business staff | February 01, 2012 According to Steve Hayden, a co-creator of Apple's “1984” commercial, this was SteveJobs' campaign brief: “I want to stop the world in its tracks.” Mission accomplished. “1984” didn't just announce the
01.02.2012 [Edmonton Journal] - The social media site's famous founder let it slip that he was "near Vancouver" on Wednesday, Oct. 5, when his location was tagged while posting a tribute on his Facebook page to SteveJobs. He was spotted roaming around the city in the days that
31.01.2012 [Globe and Mail] - Neil Young shocked the D:Dive Into Media conference in Dana Point, Calif., on Tuesday with the news that SteveJobs didn't listen to digital music around the house. The iconic musician and sound-fidelity fanatic told interviewers that the late
Was George Orwell right about 1984? - Keynote address at Apple's annual sales conference first introducing the Macintosh "1984" commercial, which ends with the announcer saying "On January 24th, Apple Computer will introduce Macintosh. And you'll see why 1984 won't be like 1984." (October 1983) - (online video)
02.02.2012 [Infopackets] - The law firm that accused Apple of conspiring to fix the prices of electronic books has made new allegations, offering quotes from key Apple executives, including former Apple boss SteveJobs, as evidence of collusion. Hagens Berman has filed a class
27.01.2012 [MobileSyrup.com] - Some say he has the visionary personality of a SteveJobs without the business sense, while others say he just arrived at Palm at the wrong time. After leaving Apple in 2006 he hadn't meant to rejoin another company, but was persuaded by Palm to join
24.01.2012 [MobileSyrup.com] - In June 2011, SteveJobs met with Lytro inventor and CEO Ren Ng, who created the Lytro “whole light field” camera. The simple point-and-shoot box camera contains af/2 aperture and an 8x optical zoom lens, but its genius is in the way it captures light:
31.01.2012 [Infopackets] - McGraw-Hill chief executive officer Terry McGraw credits the late SteveJobs for helping pioneer the idea of digital textbooks. McGraw says he had been discussing such a project with the former Apple chairman as early as June 2011.
28.01.2012 [Truro Daily News] - SteveJobs." This is Spence's third year at the event held at the Marigold Cultural Centre in support of the Canadian Mental Health Association and the local Colchester East Hants branch, but it was her first time speaking at it.