Folks at Pixar had been looking for the best way to honor Steve Jobs—a man who’s investment and influence shaped the company and animation—and now they believe they have a fitting tribute. The main building at Pixar Studios is now The Steve Jobs Building.
Venus – the yacht that Steve Jobs was working on with French designer Philippe Starck and yacht builders Feadship, before he passed away has been spotted by folks at One More Things at the yacht builders Feadship’s docks in Aalsmeer, Netherlands.
According to Steve Jobs’ biography written by Walter Isaacson, Steve Jobs had been working on the design of the yacht since 2009.
Steve Jobs’ passed away on October 5, 2011, one year ago today and Apple has fittingly paid tribute to the company’s founder on his first death anniversary on the company’s homepage.
When you visit Apple’s website, it plays a touching video tribute, which begins with the famous Wayne Gretzky quote “I skate to where the puck is going to be, not where it has been” that Steve Jobs loved, followed by quotes from Jobs along with images of him and products he created. The video ends with “Remembering Steve”.
The bid obviously failed, following which Yelp went on to become a publicly traded company on the New York Stock Exchange. But the most interesting part of all this is a conversation Apple’s then CEO Steve Jobs had with Yelp’s CEO Jeremy Stoppelman.