Steve Jobs died on October 5, 2011 at age 56 after a long illness. His official biography “Steve Jobs” by Walter Isaacson became a bestseller even before going to press in late October. But here is more in the memory of Steve Jobs. Hungarian software company ‘Graphisoft’ unveiled Bronze Steve Jobs Statue at Budapest. It is said to be world’s first bronze statue of Apple Inc co-founder Steve Jobs.
Steven Anthony – Steve Ballmer is an American businessman, CEO of Microsoft (from January 2000) who ranks number 19 on the Forbes 400. He has been named as “Bad Boy Ballmer” and “The Man Who Rules Microsoft”. Steve Ballmer is known for his energetic and exuberant persona, which is MEANT to MOTIVATE employees and corporate partners. His flamboyant stage appearances at Microsoft events are widely circulated on the Internet as viral videos. One widely circulated video, captured at a developers’ conference, features a perspiring Ballmer chanting the word “developers”. Allow us to share his best bits in videos and photos. Enjoy!
Facebook, Google Buzz, Google Wifi collection and other services (mainly social networking websites) have been questioned about users privacy and security. Steve Jobs’ approach towards handling privacy and security issues for Apple devices had been entirely different. Steve Jobs took privacy very seriously. Steve Jobs said that, for example, at Apple, they worry a lot about location in phones. Steve Jobs thinks that before any app can get location data, it should ask user. Therefore app has to call the location service in device and device will ask user to verify it. This control is not in developer’s hand because they might not alert user and so Apple devices always alert users when any app tries to get current location of user.
Its remarkable how some people stand up to change the world. Steve Jobs as a CEO of Apple Inc contributed a lot in technology and gave us Apple I, Macintosh, Macintosh Portable, Newton (PDA), MAC, MacBook Pro, MacBook Air, iPhone, iPad, iPod, Apple TV, iTunes and more. He revolutionized how we live our lives in almost every area. We are huge fans of Apple and Steve Jobs. So why not recall his memories? Allow us to share few rare interviews and presentations of Steve Jobs from early stages of Apple and onwards. Get inspired.
Download Steve Jobs’ best interviews recorded at the All Things D stage from 2003 to 2010, in high quality video and audio formats.
“Jobs (Get Inspired)” is an upcoming biographical film (Movie name: Jobs, Tag Line: Get inspired) that is coming in 2012 featuring a young Steve Jobs Apple CEO. Ashton Kutcher is playing as Steve Jobs. The production has already started this month and the movie will be released around November or December 2012. Here is Ashton Kutcher as Steve Jobs.
Steve Jobs and Apple Computer (almost bankrupt at the time) making a temporary deal with Bill Gates and Microsoft. The crowd was not too happy about it. Watch the video. On April 1, 1976, Steve Jobs, Steve Wozniak and Ronald Wayne established a small company to sell personal computer kits hand-built by Wozniak. That company, was Apple Computer. Thirty-five years later, Apple is now the most valuable technology company in the world. Its market capitalization exceeds $317 billion, trumping longtime rival Microsoft by more than $100 billion. Apple’s iconic products sit on the desks and in the pockets of millions of people across the world.
At a rally in Seattle at the University of Washington, the President signed his autograph on iPad using the Adobe Ideas app. Generally, the President doesn’t sign autographs along the rope line because pens can be used for harm, so that smart guy thought that he would try to hand him his iPad with a message on it saying, “Mr. President, sign my iPad”.