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Steve Jobs's Rare Autograph Graces Old Newsweek Cover Now Up For Auction

An old copy of Newsweek with the autograph of Steve Jobs on its cover will soon be up for auction and consignor Diane Williams is hoping for big …

What Leonardo da Vinci and Steve Jobs Have in Common

“Paper is a really cool technology for the storage of information,” says Walter ­Isaacson, author of the definitive biographies of Steve Jobs, Albert …

Leonardo Da Vinci

Walter Isaacson - Leonardo da Vinci - Book Review

Leonardo da Vinci<p>By Walter Isaacson<p>Simon & Schuster<br>$35.00<br>ISBN 9781501139154<br>Published 10/17/2017<p>Nonfiction / Biography & Memoir / Biography<p>Buy the book<p>…

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Walter Isaacson on his audiobook LEONARDO DA VINCI by Simon & Schuster Audio - Listen to music

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Deadline’s The Contenders At Capacity; Long Waiting List For Eagerly Anticipated Award Season Kickoff Event | Deadline

Jennifer Lawrence, Jessica Chastain, Chadwick Boseman, James Franco, Greta Gerwig, Gary Oldman Jordan Peele, Denzel Washington, Ethan Hawke , Andy …

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What we can learn from Leonardo da Vinci's passion for both art and science

For biographer Walter Isaacson, Leonardo’s breadth of interests would have led him embrace the Internet age<p>Currently a professor of history at Tulane …

Leonardo Da Vinci

Apple’s co-founder just launched a new tech education startup

You’ve Been Accepted to Woz U, From Apple<p>In order to train the next generation of tech workers capable of taking key roles in high-paying technology …

Startups

'Leonardo da Vinci' may be Walter Isaacson's most unusual subject ever

Isaacson concludes that Leonardo’s outsider status helped to feed his development.<p>October 17, 2017 —Long before he became a famous biographer, Walter …

Walter Isaacson

Isaacson's 'Leonardo da Vinci': Gay, and a Renaissance 'giant'

Entertainment

Steve Jobs Once Gave Some Brilliant Management Advice on Hiring Top People. Here It Is in 2 Sentences.

Every boss in a hiring role should appreciate this simple yet profound advice from the former head of Apple.<p>Steve Jobs may have had an enormous ego as the head of Apple, but he understood his place in the information age when he famously quipped,<p>It doesn't make sense to hire smart people and tell …

Leadership

Can We Talk? How To Have The Conversations That Lead To Change

When we talk to one another, we naturally avoid unpleasant topics. We talk about the weather. We talk about sports. Keeping the conversation in the comfort zone serves as a social lubricant, making our interactions smooth. In business, we like to think we are hard-nosed, honest and insightful when …

Leadership

5 Things You Didn't Know About Apple Inc.

These facts may surprise you.<p><b>Apple</b> (NASDAQ:AAPL) is beloved by many, despised by some, and respected by most. The company has become an icon of …

Investing

3 Ways That Your Actions Today Will Shape Your Company's Legacy

Legacy isn't some far-off goal to achieve; you can cultivate your company's legacy starting right now.<p>When Tim Cook, CEO of Apple, spoke about the legacy he wanted to leave, he certainly didn’t follow the example of Steve Jobs.<p>In the authorized biography he penned, Walter Isaacson explained how …

Leadership

Eddie Cue Vehemently Disagrees Apple’s Innovation Has Slowed

Some critics believe that Apple is no longer innovative, or that its pace of innovation has slowed. Eddy Cue is not one of those people.The Apple …

Apple Pay

Tech giants living in fear of 'doing a Microsoft'

Steve Ballmer said something about Apple a decade ago that has followed the former Microsoft boss around like a bad smell ever since.<p>At the time, …

Business (Australia)

Walter Isaacson: What We Can Learn About Innovation From Leonardo da Vinci

I spoke to Walter Isaacson, author of <i>Leonardo da Vinci</i> and the president and CEO of the Aspen Institute, about why he decided to write his new book, what we can all learn from da Vinci about improving our own skills, some new discoveries he had through researching for the book, why passion leads to …

Leonardo Da Vinci

Steve Jobs Day Quotes: 10 Inspirational Sayings From Late Apple Co-Founder

Monday is Steve Jobs Day, a day marked to remember the late Apple co-founder. Jobs died on Oct . 5, 2011, following a long battle with pancreatic …

Entertainment

Sienna Miller Joins Audra McDonald, Daveed Diggs, More for Carnegie Hall Children's Monologues Benefit

Oscar winner Danny Boyle will direct the evening, which also features Javier Muñoz, Charlize Theron, and Susan Sarandon.<p>Stage and screen star Sienna …

Sienna Miller

Steve Jobs Would Not Be Happy With This Potential New Apple Accessory

[Click here to view the video in this article] <br>Apple is reportedly “mulling over” the idea of launching a stylus compatible with the iPhone, believed …

Apple Pencil

Apple co-founder is ready to revolutionized tech world again with Woz U

The man who revolutionized tech world with Steve Jobs is ready to create a revolution in tech education world with …The post Apple co-founder is …

Innovation

Today in Apple history: Apple offers ice water to Windows users in hell

<b>October 16, 2003:</b> Six months after opening the iTunes Music Store for Mac owners, Apple expands the service to cover Windows PCs as well.<p>Steve Jobs later quips that making iTunes available to Windows owners is akin to “giving a glass of ice water to somebody in hell.”<p>A tough call for Steve Jobs<p>Like …

Microsoft

2019 iPhone Could Outdo iPhone X With Apple Pencil Support

The iPhone X is three weeks away from arriving in stores. According to <i>Gizmodo</i>, the release could be botched because of delays caused by the …

Apple Pencil

Top 10 Steve Jobs Presentation Moments – TrdPip

10. Steve Jobs Introduces the Macintosh in 1984<p>One of the most astounding introductions of any of the amazing Mac hardware over the years is probably …

OS X

The genius of Leonardo da Vinci

Biographer Walter Isaacson on the Renaissance artist and inventor, whose curiosity about the world raised him from ignominious birthright to the …

Art

Former Apple CEO John Sculley explains why Steve Jobs was the best recruiter he ever met

Steve Jobs was never one to hold back.<p>That's exactly what made him so adept at finding talent, according to John Sculley, the former CEO of Apple and Pepsi.<p>"The best recruiter I ever met was Steve Jobs," he told Business Insider. "He really set no limits to the talent he would go after."<p>Jobs' …

Business

Today in Apple history: John Sculley bids Apple a $10 million farewell

<b>October 15, 1993:</b> John Sculley, the CEO responsible for forcing Steve Jobs out of Apple, is forced to leave the company himself.<p>Following a terrible quarter for Apple, in which the company posted a 97 percent drop in earnings, Sculley steps down as Apple chairman. He takes $1 million in severance …

John Sculley

Tim Cook: Here’s why Swedes love their iPhones

Yesterday Tim Cook made a surprise visit to northern Sweden to visit Iggesund Paperboard, a company that supplies Apple with sustainable packaging.<p>Besides complimenting Iggesund's 'state-of-the-art' technology (which first caught the eye of Steve Jobs in 2005), Cook took a moment with Metro to talk …

Sweden

About – Woz U

About Woz U<p>WOZ U is <b>Education. Reprogrammed.</b><p>Inspired by Steve Wozniak, co-founder of Apple Computer, we specialize in technology and career-based …

Steve Wozniak

5 shocking photos that put the California wildfires in perspective

Northern California is burning, leaving some neighborhoods as nothing more than charred, apocalyptic-seeming wastelands.<p>So far at least 31 people …

California Wildfires

Lessons from Steve Jobs, Leonardo da Vinci, and Ben Franklin

<b>“Education is supposed to juice your curiosity, not diminish or sate it.”</b> <i><br>– Walter Isaacson</i>Walter Isaacson (@WalterIsaacson) is a professor at Tulane …

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