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March 16, 2017
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Apple’s U.S. forestry programs generated more than 13,000 metric tons of wood in 2016, created jobs

Two years after Apple partnered with The Conservation Fund to protect more than 36,000 acres of vulnerable forestland in Maine and North Carolina, the ambitious project is showing returns, with more than 13,000 metric tons of wood harvested between the … Continue reading

March 7, 2017
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Nine Years of Apple’s iOS SDK generated $60 billion, 1.4 million jobs

Nine years ago, Apple released its first Software Development Kit for iOS, enabling third parties to build native apps for iPhone and iPod touch for sale in the iTunes App Store. The program has since generated over $ 60 billion … Continue reading

February 26, 2017
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Seiko to re-release the watch worn by Steve Jobs in one of his most iconic photos

One of the most iconic photographs of Steve Jobs shows him sitting on the floor in this Woodside, California home while holding the first Macintosh in his lap. On his wrist in that image is a very simplistic Seiko watch … Continue reading

February 9, 2017
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Tim Cook talks legacy of Steve Jobs, Apple Pencil, and immigration at University of Glasgow [Video]

Earlier today, we covered a few of Tim Cook’s comments from his fireside chat at the University of Glasgow, but now that a full video has emerged, there are a few other quotes worth noting. During the full chat, Cook … Continue reading

September 22, 2016
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First Apple stock certificate awarded to Steve Jobs on sale for $195,000

An Apple stock certificate thought to be the first awarded to company cofounder Steve Jobs, and later recovered from a trash heap, is being sold by an autograph and rare documents dealer for $ 195,000. AppleInsider – Frontpage News

September 1, 2016
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Steve Jobs Planned to Work on Apple TV Set After Stepping Down as Apple CEO

When Steve Jobs stepped down from his position as Apple CEO on August 24, 2011 due to illness, he didn’t intend to leave the company. Instead Jobs told Recode‘s Walt Mossberg he planned work on an Apple-branded television set to … Continue reading

August 26, 2016
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Apple gets green light to add 1,000 jobs at Irish headquarters

More than nine months after Apple first announced plans to expand its European headquarters in Cork, Ireland, and amid an EU probe into questionable tax practices, the company was recently granted approval to add 1,000 people to its workforce over … Continue reading

August 21, 2016
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Steve Jobs to Be Inducted Into International Photography Hall of Fame

The International Photography Hall of Fame and Museum, in celebration of its 50th anniversary, has announced that Steve Jobs will be posthumously inducted into its Hall of Fame in St. Louis, Missouri, which recognizes the work of pioneers, artists, and … Continue reading

March 15, 2016
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Zane Lowe discusses Apple Music, Beats 1, Steve Jobs, & more in interview

In a new interview with Noisey, Beats 1 head honcho Zane Lowe has sat down to discuss a variety of topics. Lowe touches on he and Apple’s goal with Beats 1 and Apple Music, his musical inspiration, Steve Jobs, and … Continue reading

October 26, 2015
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‘Steve Jobs’ Disappoints in First Full Weekend With 7th-Place Box Office Showing

As the first full weekend in theaters for Aaron Sorkin and Danny Boyle’s Steve Jobs film comes to a close, early box office results have been disappointing, according to The Hollywood Reporter. Estimates put the film’s take at $7.3 million … Continue reading

October 26, 2015
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Separating fact from fiction in Aaron Sorkin’s ‘Steve Jobs’ film

Aaron Sorkin’s big screen retelling of Walter Isaacson’s Steve Jobs biography is engaging, entertaining and comes highly recommended, but I am concerned audiences will think what they see on screen is factually accurate. It’s not. AppleInsider – Frontpage News

October 19, 2015
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Steve Jobs movie: grosses $2.26M to date, Sorkin says “conscience is clear” over artistic liberties

The Sorkin/Boyle Steve Jobs movie has grossed $ 2.26M to date, reports Deadline, as it rolled out to a further 56 theaters over the weekend. The movie had earlier achieved the highest average earnings per theater of any movie this year on its … Continue reading

October 12, 2015
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Steve Jobs movie nets highest per-theater average of 2015 on opening weekend

In a limited run this weekend at just four theaters in New York City and Los Angeles, Danny Boyle’s Steve Jobs biopic managed to smash per-theater averages for any movie released in 2015 so far. AppleInsider – Frontpage News

October 8, 2015
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Jony Ive Discusses His Lasting Memory of Steve Jobs, New Role as Chief Design Officer

Today at the Vanity Fair New Establishment Summit, Jony Ive sat down with director JJ Abrams and film producer Brian Grazer in a panel titled “Changing Worlds, Inventing Worlds” and spoke about his lasting memory of Steve Jobs and his … Continue reading

October 8, 2015
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Jony Ive remembers Steve Jobs’ ‘simple focus’ on creating the beautiful and great

Adding his voice to recent remembrances of late Apple cofounder Steve Jobs, company CDO Jony Ive told attendees of the Vanity Fair New Establishment Summit that his memory of Jobs has been distilled over the four years since his death. … Continue reading