Nicholas Sabelli

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Bill Campbell interview sheds light on his time at Apple, Steve Jobs, and more

In an interview with Fortune, outgoing Apple board member Bill Campbell discussed the years he spent at Apple, from his recruitment by John Sculley as head of marketing in 1983, to the post-Jobs era spearheaded by former COO Tim Cook. Campbell tells of a young Steve Jobs as he slowly rose to the …

So this Character IS in Avengers 2 After All

A familiar Marvel movie character will make their Avengers debut in Age of Ultron.<p>Accompanying the glorious Ultron-shaped bomb dropped yesterday was …

Five tips for building a startup sales team

"Founders are the best salespeople." You've heard it a million times. In theory, they have the most product knowledge, enthusiasm and motivation to close deals. Unfortunately, you can't scale an business based on a couple of co-founders' cold calling.<p>What happens in practice? At my last startup, …

How To Engineer Humans To Save The Planet

How about giving people patches that would make them allergic to meat?<p>Just in case you were looking for some ideas for your next dystopian novel… in a new feature, the BBC reports on ideas for combating anthropogenic climate change by engineering humans to use less resources.<p>How about giving people …

Sony giving PS4 owners the tools needed to launch their own digital talk show

When <i>The Playroom</i> launched alongside the PS4 last year, it was dismissed as a mere toy to show off some of the technical gimmicks of the system. Using the PlayStation camera, players could wave their arms and play with on-screen robots. But that's not the functionality that ended up making <i>The</i> …

Is The Apple-IBM Union A Death Knell For Blackberry?

Watch out Blackberry, the iPhone is coming to eat your lunch — again.<p>Blackberry has already ceded the consumer smartphone market to Apple and others. The company has rebounded by refocusing on their core enterprise customer. But now Apple wants a piece of that business too — and it has another rich …

Wedge Antilles actor rejected 'Star Wars: Episode VII' role because it would 'bore' him

One of <i>Star Wars</i>' best pilots won't be returning in <i>Episode VII</i>. Denis Lawson, who played Rebel ace Wedge Antilles in the original trilogy, has confirmed that he turned down the chance to return in the upcoming <i>Star Wars</i> sequel. Speaking at a screening of his new movie, <i>The Machine</i>, Lawson said "they …

You can now relive the Beatles' US invasion on your Apple TV

Are you nostalgic for the hysteria when the Beatles first set foot in the US, or just wonder what all the fuss was about? If either is true, you'll be glad to hear that you now have a chance to recreate that commotion on your Apple TV. Apple has quietly launched a Beatles channel on its media hub …

Tablo device snatches over-the-air HDTV signals for free

An Ottawa startup is aiming to give television viewers who want to cut the cord that binds them to traditional content providers the ultimate device: …

CES

Pixar Dedicates a Tree in Honor of Steve Jobs at Their California Campus

- Apr 11, 2013<p>Steve Jobs’ contributions to technology are almost too numerous to count – and aside from Apple, nowhere are those contributions more …

The New Cool Kids: Teenage-App Developers

4 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>UPDATE: Summly just got acquired by Yahoo for a reported $30 million. The news reading app will be shut down, but its technology will be used by Yahoo. As part of the deal, the 17-year-old founder of Summly Nick D’Aloisio, along</i> …

Mobile Devices

YAHOO SOURCE: Here's The Real Reason Marissa Mayer Bought A 17-Year-Old's Startup For $30 Million

Before Yahoo shut it down, Summly was a news aggregation app for smartphones.<p>The deal got a lot of attention because Summly's CEO is 17-year-old Nick D'Aloisio.<p>We found the deal strange from the get-go.<p>Three big reasons:<p>D'Aloisio is still going to high school in London, thousands of miles away from …

Summly, iPhone app disrupting the news

Much of the coverage so far of Nick D'Aloisio has focused on his age. He started writing apps in 2008 when he was 12, and raised the first round of …

Summly creator Nick D'Aloisio: 'I try to maintain a level of humbleness'

Is Nick D'Aloisio exhausted? Apparently not. In a week that has seen the 17-year-old newly minted tech millionaire hit the headlines, give …