Steve Jobs

To Hire All-Star Employees, Steve Jobs Looked for 1 Non-Negotiable Quality

Steve Jobs' hiring philosophy for Apple was unconventional at the time.<p>From the early days of Apple, Steve Jobs knew he wanted the build a successful company. At one point, Apple hired two "professional" managers from outside the company. Then Jobs promptly fired them.<p>"It didn't work at all," a …

Mark Cuban

In 2005, Steve Jobs Said These 3 Things That Set Doers Apart From Dreamers

Here's why this quote has become my mantra.<p>Steve Jobs' had brilliant inventions, innovative designs and an incredibly amazing approach to entrepreneurship. This, among other things, keeps his legacy alive.<p>Years ago, a speech Steve Jobs gave came up on my YouTube feed. I played it not realizing that …

Self-improvement

Steve Jobs Shares the Secrets to Successful Team Leadership in This Throwback Video

The Apple co-founder reveals what he really thinks about professional managers<p>Though Apple co-founder Steve Jobs died six years ago, his outsized influence is certainly still felt. A recently surfaced video interview with the late CEO -- which based on his haircut seems to place him in the …

Leadership

The One Key Trait that Einstein, da Vinci, and Steve Jobs Had in Common | Heleo

“Don’t be afraid of daydreaming, and then trying the impossible.”<p><b>READ ON TO DISCOVER:</b><p><i>Which famous genius was a massive procrastinator</i>• <i><br>Why Steve Jobs</i> …

Leonardo Da Vinci

Siri, what's that song? Apple buys Shazam

Siri may get a new ear for music.<p>Apple (AAPL) confirmed Monday it is buying Shazam, a music recognition service that became an early favorite application of the smartphone era.<p>Terms of the deal were not immediately disclosed. TechCrunch, which was first to report the acquisition talks last week, …

Apple Music

The history of bleem!

As retro game prices continue to rise and old games become lost to time, emulation is an increasingly popular option for players looking to sample …

Sony

The Most Expensive Mansion In Silicon Valley: Just $48 million

The most expensive mansion in Silicon Valley has to be on any Billionaires Christmas wish list! In fact, Silicon Valley and New York remain two of …

Masayoshi Son

Today in Apple history: iPhone factory deaths spark investigation

<b>December 11, 2013:</b> A Chinese labor rights group calls on Apple to investigate the deaths of several workers at a Shanghai factory run by iPhone manufacturer Pegatron.<p>Most controversially, one of the dead workers is just 15 years old. The underage worker reportedly succumbed to pneumonia after …

Matched

Watch a young Steve Jobs explain why most professional managers are "bozos"

Nobody ever accused Steve Jobs of lacking strong opinions.<p>In a video posted to YouTube, a young Jobs talks candidly about his approach to management and leadership. As the founder of Apple, and the guiding force who transformed it from emerging upstart to one of the world’s most innovative and …

Business

Black Dude Exposes Racist First Class Ticket Holder

Share This PostMan it used to be so easy to be a casual racist before these damn smart phones.Damn you, Steve Jobs.Read more at nypost.com.Read More …

Comedians

Passion and priorities

As a kid, my answer to the question, “What do you want to be when you grow up?”, fluctuated wildly depending upon my interests. For a while, it was …

Inspiration

Techno-freaks can soon see Steve Jobs' Blue Box at The Henry Ford in Dearborn

CLOSE<p>A BMW Z8 once owned by Apple founder Steve Jobs, is going up for auction.<p>What's the Blue Box?<p>To New Yorkers, the Blue Box is a classy cafe …

Detroit

Woz says Steve Jobs was like Donald Trump

Commentary: Speaking in Australia, the Apple co-founder reportedly makes interesting comparisons and also reveals Tim Cook sent him an iPhone X.<p><i>Technically Incorrect offers a slightly twisted take on the tech that's taken over our lives.</i><p>Queen Elizabeth II is a lot like Harry Styles.<p>Peter Thiel is a …

Harry Styles

Ever Wonder Why We Count to Three?

January 9, 2007 was the day Steve Jobs introduced the first generation of the iPhone. It’s a seminal moment in technology history (and societal …

Non-violence

Quotes from 'Steve Jobs - The Lost Interview'

This is one of my favourite documentaries on Steve Jobs, an interview with the legend who’s at his best reliving his time at Apple, NeXT, and beyond. …

Innovation

Steve Wozniak says Tim Cook sent him an iPhone X, compares Steve Jobs to Elon Musk in new interview

<i>Image via @MishManners</i><p>Speaking at the Pivot Summit in Geelong, Victoria today, Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak shared a few new tidbits about his experience with the iPhone X so far and his thoughts on Face ID vs. Touch ID. Woz also offered up a few anecdotes about his years working with Steve Jobs. …

Apple

Walmart is shortening its legal name

In the age of Amazon,the world's largest retailer is changing its legal name from "Wal-Mart Stores Inc." to "Walmart Inc." effective Feb. 1, AP …

Business

How Hackers installing apps in iPhones changed the (financial) world

<i>Welcome to the future</i><p>I was watching a video the other night on YouTube about how the future is shaping up, from:<p>Industry 4.0<br>• Automation<br>• Driver-less cars<p>…

Xbox

Laurene Powell Jobs is using her fortune to make a difference in policy, philanthropy and media

Powell Jobs is No. 24 on the Recode 100.<p>Laurene Powell Jobs is one of the world’s richest people, and for the last few years she has been a quiet but influential force in U.S. policy. Now she is raising her profile: In 2017, her investment and philanthropy vehicle Emerson Collective made splashy …

Silicon Valley

Silicon Valley insider on achieving success: Don’t be intimidated by Jeff Bezos and Elon Musk—instead listen to Steve Jobs' advice

Daniel Gross grew up in Jerusalem, Israel, and was accepted to the "Harvard" of Silicon Valley, the start-up incubator Y Combinator, when he was 18 …

Silicon Valley

Business lessons entrepreneurs can learn from Apple’s Tim Cook

When the time came for Tim Cook to build further on Steve Jobs’ legacy, he was well aware of the tight scrutiny he would come under. Yet from the …

Startups (India)

Calculated

A long time ago, in a galaxy right here, we ran a contest. The original OMGWTF contest was a challenge to build the <i>worst</i> calculator you possibly …

Geek Humor

New Opera in Santa Fe: The (R)evolution of Steve Jobs

In 2005, when Steve Jobs was secretly battling the cancer that would kill him six years later, he delivered a startling commencement speech at …

Walter Isaacson

20 Years Ago, Steve Jobs Said 1 Thing Separates Living an Exceptional Life From an Average One

It came easily to Steve Jobs -- and it's something we all should embrace.<p>Steve Jobs set extremely high expectations. He wanted things done a certain way, challenging other people to work harder, work longer, and sometimes to do more than they thought was possible.<p>Steve Jobs had high standards. He …

Self-improvement

Something is rotten at Apple

Last week was a long, bad week for Apple engineers. And for users of its products.<p>Last week was a really bad week for Apple, with both iOS and macOS …

iOS

Steve Jobs and Apple learned a huge lesson from the failure of the original Macintosh

Andy Cunningham was Steve Jobs' former publicist and is the author of "Get to Aha!: Discover Your Positioning DNA and Dominate Your Competition." Following is the transcript of the video.<p><b>Andy Cunningham:</b> People like Steve Jobs are what I call a cult of personality and there are several of them out …

Success

Facebook’s kid app undermines parental struggles to get their kids off screens

Study after study proves what we know, intuitively, to be true: That screens and kids don’t really mix. Take the 2014 study from the University of …

Parenting

Back At The Helm: Steve Jobs Returned To Work At Apple Today After The Holistic Medicine He Was Taking Kicked In

It was a sad day in Silicon Valley when Steve Jobs stepped down as Apple CEO in 2009 for health reasons. His road to recovery has been long and …

Humor

How To Break Away From Conventional And Pursue Exceptional

There is one trait that stands apart from the rest. It is innate and requires no formal training or fancy degree to learn it.<p>College dropout Steve Jobs proclaimed this trait to the world in his 2005 Stanford Commencement Speech: “Stay hungry. Stay foolish.” It’s this unique character trait that …

Leadership

Steve Jobs’ first product going up for auction (and it’s not Apple-1!)

What was the first gadget Steve Jobs and Steve Wozniak ever manufactured and sold? No, we’re not talking about the Apple-1, but rather the “blue box,” a device which allowed users to make free long-distance phone calls by reproducing specific dial tones.<p>One such device is up for auction this month, …

Steve Wozniak