As Sony thinks about selling its PC business, Japanese writer Nobuyuki Hayashi shared a conversation he had with former Sony President Kunitake Ando that reveals that Steve Jobs wanted Sony’s VAIO laptops to run Mac OS X.
Apple’s release of the iPhone 4 was marked by a lot of controversy over the antenna “death grip” issue that led to call drops. The backlash was so strong that Apple had to organise a press event to address concerns. The event was kicked off with a funny song by songwriter and singer Jonathan Mann about the whole “antennagate” issue.
We knew from Steve Jobs’ biography that he didn’t like Android much, and that he wanted to “destroy Android, because it’s a stolen product.” According to a new book called Dogfight, Jobs didn’t like former Android head Andy Rubin much either, calling him a “big arrogant f**k.”
Steve Jobs Inducted Into Bay Area Business Hall of Fame, Eddy Cue accepts award with emotional speech
The house where Steve Jobs and Steve Wozniak built the first Apple computer may become a historical landmark. According to CNN, the Los Altos historical Commission will evaluate the property for its historical value and will decide it deserves to be preserved.