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Oct/11

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Steve Job’s dies at 56

Apple Inc. said the company’s co-founder Steve Jobs died Wednesday. He was 56. “We are deeply saddened to announce that Steve Jobs passed away today,” the company said in a brief statement. Steve Jobs, the visionary in the black turtleneck who co-founded Apple in a Silicon Valley garage, built it into the world’s leading tech […]

Jan/10

23

Obama vs. Jobs: Why?

Jan. 27, 2010, the fateful day: President Barack Obama’s anticipated address to joint sessions of Congress just a few short hours after Steve Jobs uncovers the truth about Apple’s newest creation. Los Angeles’ KNBC is pitting the two against each other, asking consumers to “Pick Your Savior: Obama or Steve Jobs”. http://www.nbclosangeles.com/news/tech/Pick-Your-Savior-Barack-Obama-or-Steve-Jobs-82083537.html However, I wonder […]

Wired has an article with photos of a tablet prototype that Steve Jobs was working on way back in 1983! http://www.wired.com/gadgetlab/2010/01/apple-tablet-1983 It looks very large and clunky by today’s standards, but think back to 1983 and what computers were.  Does anyone remember the Commodore  Pet?  Computers were huge back then. Anyway, the point of all […]

There is a major buzz about the name of the new Apple tablet. iSlate, iTablet, iPad…. There’s also big buzz about the price. My guess is, in this particular time, in this particular economy, even the most avid and devout Apple consumer won’t purchase the iSlate (Well, I gotta call it something and fingers crossed […]

Jan/10

12

Two Weeks

By all accounts we should finally know the answer in two weeks when iSlate is revealed to the masses. Is it possible Apple could disappoint us? I don’t think so. One thing that Apple is really good about is managing expectations. To not announce a tablet Mac would likely send their stock reeling. And Steve […]

The Apple Tablet rumors had been flagging over the past few days, so it’s handy that the Wall Street Journal has come along with a shot of adrenaline and some interesting suggestions about the scale of Steve Jobs’ involvement.  In a piece that has already seen Jobs fire off an email suggesting “much of your […]

Notes company was on verge of collapse Former Microsoft CEO Bill Gates, speaking on a Thursday-night CNBC program, is noted to have complimented Steve Jobs on his return to Apple, crediting him for effectively saving the company. Gates was on TV as part of a “Keeping America Great” town hall event, paired with billionaire investor […]

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