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20 Weird Things We've Learned About Bill Gates

Not only is he one of the wealthiest people in the world, but he's also a philanthropist, an author and even a knight.<p>With a net worth of more than $86 billion, Bill Gates is known for being one of the richest people in the world. But there’s a lot more you probably don’t know about the Microsoft …

Biographies

Rare photos of 'Apple II Forever' media event surface, reveal Apple keynote progenitor

A set of photographs taken during Apple's 1984 announcement of the Apple IIc surfaced online on Thursday, showing company cofounders Steve Jobs and …

iOS

Danny Boyle Narrates a Scene From ‘T2 Trainspotting’

In this scene from “T2 Trainspotting,” the Scottish Renton (Ewan McGregor) and Simon (Jonny Lee Miller) have made their way to a loyalist club (where members are often opposed to the Roman Catholic Church) to steal customers’ credit cards. As they make their escape, they are cornered and made to go …

Danny Boyle

Archivist seeks to preserve every Apple II program ever created

Jason Scott is an archivist and the enthusiasm for what he curates is the kind ascribed to 15th-century manuscripts or Jamestown colony artifacts – not software on obsolete floppy disks written for a 40-year-old computer system.<p>Scott is out to collect any original or copied software disks for the …

Apple II

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Walter Isaacson

Album Review: T2 Trainspotting Original Motion Picture Soundtrack

B+<p>Artist<p>Release Date<p>March 03, 2017<p>Label<p>Polydor<p>Formats<p>digital, vinyl, cd<p>“Personality, I mean that’s what counts, right,” Sick Boy (Jonny Lee Miller) …

Danny Boyle

‘T2 Trainspotting’ mates older, not much wiser in worthy sequel

Some sequels are worth the wait.A full two decades after Danny Boyle’s heroin-soaked “Trainspotting” blew our doors off with its cutting-edge …

Danny Boyle

Movie Review – T2 Trainspotting (2017)

<b>T2 Trainspotting</b>. 2017<p>Directed by Danny Boyle.<br>Starring Ewan McGregor, Robert Carlyle, Jonny Lee Miller, Ewen Bremner, Anjela Nedyalkova, James Cosmo, …

Danny Boyle

Apple cofounder Steve Wozniak joins $9.5 million investment into ‘robotic digitization’ startup Ripcord

A new “robotic digitization” company launches to the public today with funding from some notable backers.<p>Tapping robotics, machine vision, and artificial intelligence, Ripcord is striving to create what it calls the “truly paperless workplace.” Today it announced its formal launch alongside $9.5 …

Steve Wozniak

This former Apple prodigy just got $9.5 million from Steve Wozniak to make robots that yank staples from documents

Alex Fielding has already had a heck of a career.<p>In 1996, at the age of 18, he joined Apple, where he worked on the first iMac under the just-returned cofounder Steve Jobs.<p>In 2001, he and Apple cofounder Steve "Woz" Wozniak started up Wheels of Zeus (abbreviated as "WoZ," get it?), a company that …

Steve Wozniak

It wasn't the money: Wozniak on robots, design and Apple's origins

More than 40 years after founding Apple Computer, Steve Wozniak has a lot to say about the early days of the world's richest company, and about …

Steve Wozniak

Steve Jobs the Ultimate Intrapreneur and Entrepreneur

Steve Jobs the Ultimate Intrapreneur and Entrepreneur<br>By Dr. Howard Edward Haller<p>Steve Jobs is well-known as a successful and innovative Entrepreneur. …

Entrepreneurship

Directory Danny Boyle revisits 'Trainspotting' world with 'T2'

A better showman than David Copperfield and David Blaine combined, British director Danny Boyle makes almost every sort of entertainment except the …

Danny Boyle

20 years later, old mates come calling: The sequel to the gritty and '90s-defining 'Trainspotting' stirs memories

The past is a funny place. It's the only spot all of us have been to but can never return.<p>Unless you're Danny Boyle and the cast of …

Danny Boyle

Apple New Headquarter All Set To Open in April

In 2011, Apple CEO Steve Jobs showed the Cupertino City Council plans for Apple new headquarter. Six years later, Apple Park is set to open. …

Architecture

'T2 Trainspotting': Why It's One of the Best Sequels You'll Ever See

Before 1996, Danny Boyle was a little-known British TV director. Then along came <i>Trainspotting,</i> a movie that launched both his and Ewan McGregor’s …

Danny Boyle

“T2 Trainspotting” review: Not quite a return to form, but a welcome mutation

One of the most appealing things about 1996’s “Trainspotting” was its smack-you-in-the-face vigor. In nearly every scene, and certainly in the film’s …

Danny Boyle

Inside Scoop: Danny Boyle, Ewan McGregor, Ewen Bremmer, and Jonny Lee Miller Talk Trainspotting 2

After two decades, Danny Boyle is back with a sequel to his cult hit <i>Trainspotting</i>.<p>Last week, we had a chance to sit in on a call with the cast when …

Danny Boyle

'Apple II Forever'

Peter Hartlaub of the San Francisco Chronicle did some of his usual excellent diving through the photo archives and came up with a bunch of gems from …

iOS

Apple iPad is just the opening act before the big show — iPhone

Apple unveiled a new iPad starting at $329, introducing a lower-cost model of its tablet to boost sales. USA TODAY<p>SAN FRANCISCO — Apple's introduction of a cheaper iPad and red iPhone came without one of its hallmark splashy events.<p>But don't fret: Plenty of product fireworks are likely in the …

iOS

Why Danny Boyle Thinks He’s Become a Worse Director

In the 20 years since the release of <i>Trainspotting</i>, director Danny Boyle hasn’t exactly been sitting on his hands. He won the Academy Award for Best …

Danny Boyle

Danny Boyle, the improbable master of the music video

Spike Jonze. Michel Gondry. Michael Bay. David Fincher. Danny Boyle. One of these big-in-the-'90s directors is not like the others. While the first …

Danny Boyle

Today in Apple history: PowerCD paves the way toward a lucrative future

<b>March 22, 1993:</b> Apple launches the PowerCD, the first device from the company that doesn’t require a computer to work.<p>A portable CD player that also worked as an external CD drive for Macs, PowerCD will ultimately fail in the marketplace — but it offers a glimpse of the extremely lucrative path …

iOS

Why Apple's new video app won't take down Snapchat

While Apple's new video app may look a bit like Snapchat, it has one pretty big difference, Loup Ventures managing partner Gene Munster said.<p>"It's …

Walter Isaacson

‘It’s a Homecoming Film’: Danny Boyle on T2 Trainspotting

As the much-anticipated sequel to his 1996 cult classic gets set for release, the English director discusses the impact of the original, that memorable opening monologue, and Brexit.<p>This Friday will mark the release of one of the more unusual sequels of recent years, <i>T2 Trainspotting</i>, Danny Boyle’s …

Danny Boyle

Danny Boyle explains why there’s so much running in his films

This scrappy Chicago-based podcast created by Richard Kniazuk kicked it up a notch this week with a musical episode that feels like the audio-only love child of <i>Buffy</i>’s “Once More, With Feeling” and <i>Community</i>. The comedy series follows a group of colleagues who work for the Illuminati—think NBC’s <i>The</i> …

Danny Boyle

Apple Is A Top 5 Holding

It took awhile, but Apple found its way into my retirement income portfolio.<p>Why I'm long Apple.<p>Apple is a top 5 holding.<p><b>Apple - One product, then the</b> …

John Sculley

AAPL Stock: Apple Inc Now Has $100 Billion In Debt, Should You Be Worried?

With rising interest rates, is Apple Inc's $100 billion debt a problem for AAPL stock?<p>Since its near-death experience in the 1990s, Cupertino-based …

Stocks

Vintage Apple-1 Computer Could Fetch $300,000 at Auction

Nostalgic for the days when Apple was just a computer startup and not the Silicon Valley giant it is today? If so, you could own a piece of the tech …

Steve Wozniak

Today in Apple history: Apple TV makes its big screen debut

<b>March 21, 2007:</b> Apple launches the Apple TV, a set-top box for bringing iTunes media to the living room. Unfortunately, the device lacks key features that could have made it a killer entertainment system — making this something of a missed opportunity for Apple.<p>Apple TV builds on a solid …

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