Steve Jobs

5 movies to binge-watch on your late-summer vacation

It's time to squeeze the last few drops of sunshine out of summer.<p>The warm months are rapidly coming to an end, but if you're lucky, you're using this sleepy month to get in one last vacation.<p>Whether you're at the beach, staycationing or catching the last few rays on your weekends, you'll enjoy …

Aaron Sorkin

Today in Apple history: Apple frenemy Google goes public

A <b>August 19, 2004:</b> Google floats its initial public offering on the stock market. Founders Larry Page and Sergey Brin turn into instant billionaires as the Google IPO cements the company’s status as a tech giant.<p>Relations between Google and Apple are good at the time, with Steve Jobs serving as a …

Apple

Steve Jobs was successful because he mastered 'deep work' — here's how you can, too

Have you ever sipped a Macallan M whisky? If you have then you’ve certainly done well for yourself; a bottle of this spirit will set you back around $3,500.<p>Most of us might think that paying that much for a bottle of hooch is a bit ridiculous, but there is a reason it costs so much.<p>It took Bob …

Self-improvement

Steve Jobs Regretted It. Google and Facebook Mastered It. Snap and Blue Apron Are Giving It a Try.

Steve Jobs famously owned very few shares of Apple, partly because he divested his stake when he was drummed out of the company in the mid-1980s. …

Blue Apron

9 new trailers you should watch this week

The documentary <i>Icarus</i> recently premiered on Netflix, and if you're looking for something to watch this weekend, it's a really good choice.<p>The film is a strange trip through the world of doping. It starts out simple enough, with a cyclist trying out performance-enhancing injections on himself — …

Aaron Sorkin

If You Love Matthew Perry, You Should Totally Watch This Classic That Went Off Air Way Too Soon

When Matthew Perry was cast as <i>Chandler Bing</i> on <i>F.R.I.E.N.D.S.,</i> he had absolutely no idea that the show would go on to make television history.<p>No …

Aaron Sorkin

Game maker Atari sues Nestlé over KitKat ad

Iconic games maker Atari has filed a lawsuit against Swiss food giant Nestle over a recent marketing advert for its KitKat chocolate bar.<p>The advert …

Steve Wozniak

Atari sues Nestlé over ‘Breakout’ KitKat ads

Atari, the company behind one of the first video arcade games, <i>Pong</i>, has accused Swiss food group Nestlé of copyright infringement for using its retro …

Steve Wozniak

Kit Kat Accused Of Copying Atari's Breakout

Kit Kat Accused Of Copying Atari’s Breakout<p>/ August 18, 2017 at 7:45 PM / Gaming, Gaming News<p>Nestlé, a maker of confectionaries and other foodstuffs …

Steve Wozniak

During Your Next Presentation, Use Your Hands to Project Confidence

When you’re in front of an audience, you want to project confidence. But when you’re nervous, your hands often flit about and fidget. Use one of these positions to keep your hands still. Practice in front of a mirror, then with friends, until it feels natural.<p><b>Hold the ball.</b> Gesture as if you are …

Harvard Business Review

The DeanBeat: 3 Pakistani brothers ensure mobile game chat isn’t lost in translation

Game developers can grow up anywhere these days, and the latest example of that are the Zaeem brothers from Pakistan. Saad, Ammar, and Shayan have created two startups: one that makes mobile games, and a new venture that is creating a platform for multilingual chat in games.<p>The startups have …

Steve Wozniak

​Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak joins hologram emoji startup Mojiit as advisor - L.A. Biz

Mojiit is a 3D overlay technology company for smartphones and mobile devices.<p>Mojiit<p>Apple co-founder Steve "Woz" Wozniak has joined Los Angeles-based …

Steve Wozniak

This One Phrase Will Change How You Look At New Ideas

I used to be someone who would reject ideas quickly -- but with one phrase, a colleague taught me how to foster innovation by listening more.<p>Recently, my young son came to me with a question. He started his query, "Dad, I know you are going to say 'no', but <b>hear me out."</b><p>Clearly, my kids know me and …

Leadership

How Steve Jobs inspired Vishal Sikka to leave the chaos at Infosys

Infosys, a 36-year-old Indian IT giant, just lost its first non-founder CEO.<p>Vishal Sikka, the company’s former CEO & managing director, who resigned today (Aug. 18), cited “the constant drumbeat of the same issues over and over again, while ignoring and undermining the good work that has been …

Business

Steve Bannon’s Disastrous “Off the Record” Interview Proves Once Again We’re Living in a Bizarro ‘West Wing’

Amid everything else in the political three-ring-circus that’s been happening this week, White House chief strategist Steve Bannon made headlines …

Aaron Sorkin

Will Steve Jobs Theater be ready for iPhone 8?

The grand unveiling of Apple’s 10th anniversary iPhone is expected in a few weeks. Press invitations could arrive any day now.<p>The screen grab above …

Apple

Why Apple may make your next TV, this week on The CultCast

This week, on The CultCast: Apple makes a major play to become the next HBO, meanwhile, intriguing new images surface showing what looks to be what we all thought had died—the long lost Apple Television. Plus: a trusted source says Apple’s next Watch will be more boring that we hoped; and finally… …

Walter Isaacson

Geoffrey Rush Talks Showing Albert Einstein's Lighter Side in 'Genius'

"He had a fantastic sense of humor," the Emmy-nominated star tells THR. "I've seen that in some of the newsreel footage where he could get …

Walter Isaacson

Manchester attack 'hero' stole purse from teenage victim's grandmother while she lay injured, court hears

A man hailed as a "homeless hero" after the Manchester Arena bombing stole the purse of a teenage victim's grandmother while she lay stricken, a court has heard.<p>Chris Parker, 33, is alleged to have taken Pauline Healey's purse and its contents from her handbag while she was on the ground of the …

Crime

Check out! This is what Apple’s new headquarters looks like

Check out! This is what Apple’s new headquarters looks like<p>Dan Winters<p>Photo: Cineflex High- Definiton Aerial Camera System Provided by Helinet …

Jonathan Ive

Latest 4K drone video shows landscaping progress at Apple Park, closer look at Steve Jobs Theater atrium

Matthew Roberts is back with his latest 4K drone footage of Apple Park – including a closer look at the atrium of the Steve Jobs Theater.<p>Visible construction progress tends to be rather uneven in nature. There’s a lot of largely invisible foundational work in the early stages, and then right at the …

Apple

Today in Apple history: Steve Jobs’ stolen iPad turns up in clown town

<b>August 17, 2012:</b> Steve Jobs’ stolen iPad winds up in the hands of a clown called Kenny, who performs kids shows in the San Francisco Bay Area.<p>It’s a bizarre story all around, which fortunately winds up with the iPad being returned.<p>A burglar hit the Jobs family home the previous month while it …

Apple

Footage of Apple’s new ‘spaceship’ includes glimpse of the Steve Jobs Theater

The latest drone footage of the construction of Apple’s massive new headquarters, nicknamed the “spaceship,” was posted on Thursday, and it includes a closer look at the sleek Steve Jobs Theater as well as some of the progress the tech giant has made in its inspired landscaping efforts.<p>The video is …

Construction

The Mark Zuckerberg generation: why being born between 1981 and 1984 is key for tech success

Creating a billion-dollar company isn't the only thing the founders of Reddit, Quora, Dropbox, Venmo, Airbnb, Instagram, Palantir, Pinterest, Lyft, …

Business (Australia)

I studied millionaires for 5 years and realized most peoples' success comes down to an overlooked factor

Steve Jobs had Steve Wozniak. Warren Buffett had Charlie Munger. Larry Page had Sergey Brin.<p>Some of the most successful people in the world owe their success to the partnerships they forged.<p>In my Rich Habits Study, I interviewed 233 wealthy individuals (177 of whom were self-made millionaires) with …

Steve Wozniak

Treating your cancer with all-natural “alternative medicine” may double your risk of dying

Treating curable cancers with “alternative medicine” techniques is a choice that at least one in three Americans makes, including former Apple CEO …

Walter Isaacson

This Is The True Story Behind Aaron Sorkin's New "Poker Princess" Movie

After watching the trailer for the new movie <i>Molly's Game</i> starring Jessica Chastain and Idris Elba, it's hard to believe anything <i>that</i> glamorous could be a true story — but it is. Chastain plays the real life Molly Bloom, a waitress-turned-"Poker Princess" who was arrested in 2013 for running an …

Aaron Sorkin

The 2 Keys Steve Jobs, Mark Zuckerberg, and Richard Branson Used to Build Rabid Followings

Use these two story-telling techniques to sell your brand like a billionaire.<p>No one--absolutely no one--likes the hard sell. You don't, your potential clients don't, and your customers don't. From my years of experience as a serial entrepreneur, I've learned the trick to selling anything is to tell …

Success

An Entire MBA in 1 Course

Course Overview / Promo Video<p>Introduction / Promo (4:25)<p>Introduction & Class #1: Launching a New Company (Course learning outcomes + qualities of top entrepreneurs, how to analyze trends + size market opportunities for start-up ideas, firm formation legal structures & intellectual property …

Venture Capital

Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak to headline cruise

https://www.thespec.com/living-story/7504465-apple-co-founder-steve-wozniak-to-headline-cruise/<p>Call it the cruise for Apple fans.<p>Article<p>TheSpec.com

Steve Wozniak