IF YOU’RE NOT wearing a black t-shirt or turtleneck today, with blue denim jeans, then you clearly – clearly! – didn’t know today was Dress Like Steve Jobs day. iPhone fan website iPhoneLife.com arranged a Facebook event encouraging people to dress like the Apple founder and former CEO – saying it was its own way to “show our respect and appreciation for a man who has contributed an enormous amount to the world.”
# steve-jobs - Yesterday’s News
'When you're lying in that bed in Dún Laoghaire, it's easy to think it's all over but it's far from it'
Twelve years after he was left paralysed, Westmeath para-cycling Declan Slevin recounts the journey which has taken him to the Paralympic Games.
# steve-jobs - Tuesday 27 December, 2011
Undone by sex scandals, economic failures, uprisings and other controversies, an astonishing number of high-profile figures resigned from their various posts in the past 12 months.
# steve-jobs - Thursday 22 December, 2011
The Recording Academy is recognising the late Apple CEO’s significant technical contribution to the recording field.
# steve-jobs - Saturday 10 December, 2011
Business Insider reporter Kim Bhasin on why the business world can look up to Steve Jobs – but shouldn’t necessarily want its top people to be emulate him.
# steve-jobs - Sunday 4 December, 2011
The ban on the smartphone is seen as a further crackdown on anti-government dissent by Syrian authorities.
# steve-jobs - Saturday 3 December, 2011
In tonight’s Fix: The end of the affair: Herman drops out; why X Factor will trump the Taoiseach on TV3 tomorrow; and what students told a TD whose office they are occupying.
# steve-jobs - Wednesday 23 November, 2011
The screenwriter behind ‘The Social Network’ and ‘The West Wing’ has been asked to write the script for the film version of the Apple founder’s biography.
# steve-jobs - Sunday 13 November, 2011
The very best of the week’s writing from around the world.
# steve-jobs - Wednesday 9 November, 2011
“Steve Jobs: The Lost Interview,” will be shown in US movie theatres later this month. We’ve dug out some of the footage…
# steve-jobs - Thursday 3 November, 2011
That is according to the list-loving Forbes magazine which has released its new 70 leaders who matter index.
# steve-jobs - Monday 24 October, 2011
In tonight’s Fix: Áras campaign hits the home stretch, east coast lashed by heavy rain, a dramatic mountain rescue in Wicklow and the DUP councillor’s take on THAT Rihanna video…
The Apple founder had a brittle manner and didn’t wear deodorant, according to a new book. We’ve put together some of the most telling details.
# steve-jobs - Wednesday 19 October, 2011
The company’s retail outlets across the world were shuttered this evening as employees watched Jobs’s memorial service.
Below expected revenues and earnings saw shares in the world’s leading tech company fall 7 per cent.
# steve-jobs - Sunday 16 October, 2011
A memorial service will be held in Jobs’ memory at Stanford University this evening, while Californians will celebrate in honour of the Apple co-founder.
# steve-jobs - Tuesday 11 October, 2011
The death certificate listed Jobs’s occupation as a high-tech entrepreneur.
# steve-jobs - Friday 7 October, 2011
Jobs was advising on the company’s latest iPhone even as he had just weeks to live.
# steve-jobs - Thursday 6 October, 2011
Fans of the Apple co-founder have been making their emotions heard and felt in personal tributes around the world.
In tonight’s Fix: The presidential candidates doing well in the latest opinion polls; tributes flow for Steve Jobs, and who is the Irish Examiner columnist who is accused of plagiarism?
The Apple co-founder was a gifted orator – these are some of the things he had to say on work, life and death.
Tributes flood in from around the world as Apple announces the death of its co-founder and former Chief Executive.
You’ll be seeing a lot of this video today – it’s Steve Jobs giving the Commencement Address at Stanford University in 2005.
A visionary, he helped change computers from a geeky hobbyist’s obsession to a necessity of modern life at work and home, and in the process he upended not just personal technology but the cellphone and music industries.
The tech company has released a brief statement on its website tonight confirming the news that the visionary former CEO has passed. It follows a long battle with pancreatic cancer.
# steve-jobs - Tuesday 4 October, 2011
Apple’s share price fell by as much as three per cent in response to the launch of the new device which will be available in Ireland by the end of the month.
# steve-jobs - Tuesday 27 September, 2011
The company has confirmed an event next Tuesday entitled: “Let’s talk iPhone”.
# steve-jobs - Wednesday 21 September, 2011
Fresh reports indicate the iPhone 5 will be in shops next month.
# steve-jobs - Friday 9 September, 2011
# steve-jobs - Friday 2 September, 2011
Sony has unveiled two new tablets which will go on sale in Europe later this year.
# steve-jobs - Friday 26 August, 2011
How will Tim Cook fare in his role as CEO of Apple? Technology insiders have been giving their views since he was named as Steve Jobs’ successor.
# steve-jobs - Thursday 25 August, 2011
Catch up on the day’s biggest stories and the bits and pieces you may have missed…
As tributes pour in for the newly-resigned Apple CEO, watch him speak of the three pivotal moments which determined the direction of his life…
All eyes will be on Wall Street this morning to see how markets react to Steve Jobs’ resignation from Apple, the company he co-founded in 1976.
Co-founder Jobs, 56, steps down as chief executive permanently and with immediate effect; Tim Cook is appointed to succeed him.
# steve-jobs - Sunday 14 August, 2011
Authorities in Kunming have gone on the hunt for more fake “Apple Stores” – and found another 22 unauthorised sellers.
# steve-jobs - Wednesday 10 August, 2011
Apple is now worth 39 times as much as it was ten years ago – and yesterday overtook ExxonMobil as the biggest cheese.