U2 singer Bono and Apple’s SVP of Design Jony Ive sat down for a joint interview on Saturday at the Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity to talk about (Product) RED and Apple’s partnership with the initiative.
Walter Isaacson, the author famous for writing Steve Jobs’ biography, today spoke about Apple’s recent acquisition of headphone and music streaming company Beats in an interview to CNBC.
John Sculley is the infamous Apple CEO who pushed out Steve Jobs from the company back in 1985. Sculley was Apple’s CEO from 1983 to 1993, and was brought from Pepsi to Apple by Jobs himself, with his famous “Do you want to sell sugared water for the rest of your life? Or do you want to come with me and change the world?” pitch.
According to a report in the Hollywood Reporter, director David Fincher will not partner with Oscar-winning screenwriter Aron Sorkin for Sony’s Steve Jobs’ biopic. The pair worked together on the recent acclaimed Facebook film, “The Social Network.”
Don Melton is not a renowned Apple figure for most people and you naturally won’t see his name on Steve Jobs’ biography either. But his contributions to the Safari browser and WebKit have been immense. He has been involved with Jobs back since the days of NeXT to what eventually turned into a full time gig over at Apple.
Steve Jobs is known for his role as CEO and co-found of Apple, but he also played a major role at Pixar Animation Studios. In a new book to be released next week that was previewed by Gizmodo, Former Pixar president and co-founder Ed Catmull talks about Steve Jobs and his role in the company.
If you didn’t watch Ashton Kutcher’s portrayal of Steve Jobs in independent film, Jobs, now is your chance if you are a Netfix subscriber. Directed by Joshua Michael Stern, the film is available to stream to iOS and Mac users for those who $7.99 a month for unlimited streaming. The title appeared briefly yesterday on the streaming service and was quickly pulled by Netflix due to issues with the subtitles, reports 9to5Mac.