Steve Jobs

The real Einstein

A new TV series, "Genius," explores the man behind the scientific theories that revolutionized the world

Walter Isaacson

The Architecture of “The Circle”

Google. Facebook. Apple. Uber.<p>Director James Ponsoldt had a plethora of references to draw from when setting the scene for his new movie, “The Circle,” released today in theaters across the United States and beyond. Building on Dave Eggers’ original novel, upon which the film is based, real-world …

Architecture

Steve Aoki Teams Up With DVBBS and 2 Chainz For "Without You" Release

For the past couple of years, Steve Aoki has been in talks with 2 Chainz and DVBBS to release the song “Wouldn't Be Me Without You.”<p>Just last month, …

Music

Laurene Powell Jobs will talk philanthropy at next month’s Code Conference

Laurene Powell Jobs may be best known to Apple fans as Steve Jobs’ widow but, as a longtime philanthropist with decades of experience, she’s carved out an impressive solo career.<p>Having kept a fairly low profile since her husband’s death in 2011, next month Powell Jobs will speak at the Code …

Philanthropy

Laurene Powell Jobs to grant rare interview on her approach to philanthropy

Steve Jobs’ widow Laurene Powell Jobs doesn’t speak publicly very often, but will be appearing at the <i>Code</i> conference next month to talk about her approach to philanthropy. Her appearance will take the form of an unscripted conversation on stage.<p>You have billions of dollars and you want to make the …

Philanthropy

Marketing start-up co-founded by ex-Apple CEO raises $140 million, hints at potential IPO

Zeta Global, a marketing technology start-up that competes with the likes of Salesforce, has raised $140 million, the company announced Thursday, …

John Sculley

Scientists Just Discovered a New Aurora and They're Calling it Steve

Steve sure is beautiful.<p>A group of amateur sky watchers in Alberta, Canada just helped scientists discover a new celestial phenomenon and since nobody knows exactly what it is yet, they've taken to calling it Steve.<p>Yes, Steve.<p>Members of the Alberta Aurora Chasers Facebook group have been taking …

Photography

Aurora Photographers Spot New Night Sky Phenomenon, Name it ‘Steve’

Aurora photographers have been buzzing in recent days about a newly spotted phenomenon in the sky. It’s a purple ribbon of light that differs in …

Astronomy

Vogue's Television Portfolio

IN May <i>Vogue</i>, we celebrate the biggest stars of the small screen right now. See which names are included in our television special, and recall the …

Danny Boyle

Here’s what Apple cofounder Steve Wozniak thinks of the net neutrality battle — and why it matters

There have only been two occasions when Apple cofounder Steve Wozniak felt he needed to fly to Washington, DC for an important ruling and they both involved decisions on net neutrality. If you're not familiar with the concept — net neutrality is the idea that all information moving across the …

Steve Wozniak

Oscar winner Hilary Swank teams with Danny Boyle for ‘Trust,’ FX’s Getty kidnapping drama

Two-time Oscar winner <b>Hilary Swank</b> (“Boys Don’t Cry,” 1999; “Million Dollar Baby,” 2004) could well collect an Emmy for her showy role in the upcoming …

Danny Boyle

Bill Gates Pulled a Dad-Move On His Kids

Parent first; tech genius second.<p>Imagine this: You’re a teenager and all of your friends have smartphones, but your father won’t let you get one …

Parenting

Mac design decline: The solution staring Apple down

I no longer perceive Apple as an innovator.<p>And I no longer believe they are at the top of the heap with respect to creating products their customers …

Steve Wozniak

5 Tips for Managing Baby Boomers

The death of a beloved author offers perspective on how to manage older workers.<p>Robert M. Pirsig, the author of the bestseller <i>Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance</i>, died this week. His death is a milestone for Baby-Boomers even though, technically speaking, Pirsig wasn't one of them. However, …

Millennials

UCLA Defeats Long Beach State 5-1 in Mid-Week Matchup

Gavin Johns, Photo by Steve Cheng, BHE Photos.<p>Jack Stronach, Photo by Steve Cheng, BHE Photos.<p>Michael Toglia, Chase Strumpf Photo by Steve Cheng, BHE …

California

Steve Jobs Had One Simple Habit That Boosted Happiness, Productivity, and Creativity

Follow in the footsteps of Steve Jobs and many other greats with this one habit for improving productivity, health, creativity, and happiness.<p>More than 2,400 years ago, Hippocrates stated, "walking is man's best medicine." While this was shared from a health perspective, walking being your best …

Wellness

Steve Wozniak tells us one of his favorite stories about Steve Jobs

Long before Steve Jobs and Steve Wozniak founded Apple in a Silicon Valley garage, they were friends. During a recent interview with Business Insider, Steve Wozniak revealed how they bonded over the music of Bob Dylan early in their friendship.<p><b>Follow Tech Insider:</b> On Facebook

Steve Wozniak

16 Powerful Steve Jobs Quotes to Get Unstuck and Reclaim Your Life Purpose

Frustrating, isn’t it?<p>Everyone seems to know what they’re doing… but you just have no clue.<p>You don’t know what’s your life purpose. You can’t find a …

Self-improvement

The Social Network Honest Trailer: Lex Luthor Dumps Spider-Man for NSYNC

If you’re looking for a film that accurately depicts the creation of Facebook, it’s not <b>The Social Network</b>. But if you’re looking for a sharply …

Aaron Sorkin

Apple is overhauling its stores, and wants them to be the new Starbucks, says its retail chief

Apple <b>(NASDAQ: AAPL)</b>'s new store in Dubai is one of the first of a complete retail overhaul — one that will make the tech giant the new Starbucks</b> …

Women in Tech

An Abbreviated History of Design in Silicon Valley

Between the global tech firms, independent agencies, start-up scene, and boutique studios, Silicon Valley has a greater concentration of designers …

Silicon Valley

Pointless Awesome Things Men Need To Know This Week [24.04.17]

Forget what you know about the world thanks to pops. Pointless & awesome is your weekly series of the weird and wonderful that will often serve a man …

John Sculley

Travis Kalanick Plays the Mythic Role of the Rebel CEO Too Well

In 2005, Steve Jobs gave a commencement speech at Stanford University that detailed the virtues of rebelliousness, a characteristic that the late …

Uber

Set the DVR, Nerds: 'Genius' Explores the Life of Einstein

Set the DVR, Nerds: 'Genius' Explores the Life of Einstein<p>It's tricky to produce a biopic of a globally renowned scientist, but Genius is worth …

Walter Isaacson

Bill Gates didn’t let his kids use cell phones until they turned 14

While most young kids and teenagers spend hours upon hours glued to tablets and smartphones, Bill Gates’ children had a markedly different experience …

Parenting

Today in Apple history: It’s time for Apple Watch

<b>April 24, 2015:</b> It’s time for the official release of the Apple Watch, the wearable device Tim Cook describes as the “next chapter in Apple history.”<p>Fans, having endured a seven-month wait since the device’s unveiling at a keynote the previous September, can finally strap an Apple Watch onto their …

Apple Watch

Would you believe it? The Museum of Failure contains quite a few pieces of technology

If you work in Silicon Valley, you might want to look away now. Because one day your work may well feature in the Museum of Failure.<p>Created by …

Silicon Valley

Steve Wozniak Says Apple Is Turning Into Microsoft

There would be no Apple without Steve Wozniak.<p>Wozniak, who co-founded Apple over 40 years ago with the late Steve Jobs, remains a revered figure in …

Steve Wozniak

Steve Jobs Always had the Best Ideas in the Room (Here's How You Can Too)

Most people think they have to be a genius to come up with a million-dollar idea. They're wrong. Here's what you need instead.<p>"If only I could come up with a million-dollar idea, I could retire early."<p>It's a phrase I often hear after someone listens to a How I Built This podcast, or after the …

Creativity

Bill Gates limits his children's use of technology

Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates has revealed that he limits his children’s exposure to technology.<p>The world’s richest person says his kids clamoured …

Parenting