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 - 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.
# steve-jobs - Monday 25 July, 2011
# steve-jobs - Thursday 21 July, 2011
China, long known for producing counterfeit consumer gadgets, software and brand name clothing, has reached a new piracy milestone – fake Apple stores.
# steve-jobs - Wednesday 20 July, 2011
The company’s profits have soared ahead of the release of its new OSX Lion system – but a few people in China want a slice of the action…
# steve-jobs - Wednesday 8 June, 2011
The new campus in California will house 12,000 people and generate its own power. Steve Jobs says he thinks it will be the best office building in the world.
# steve-jobs - Tuesday 7 June, 2011
Today we’re asking how you feel about the tech company which seems to inspire adoration or loathing in computer and smartphone users around the world.
# steve-jobs - Monday 6 June, 2011
# steve-jobs - Tuesday 31 May, 2011
Apple has confirmed that Steve Jobs, who has taken leave of absence from the company to concentrate on his health, will be making a keynote address at next week’s developers’ conference.
# steve-jobs - Tuesday 26 April, 2011
Two Apple customers have launched a suit against the company, asking for an injunction to disable the tracking in devices – and damages for violating their rights.
# steve-jobs - Thursday 21 April, 2011
IPhones and 3G iPads have been secretly tracking and recording a user’s movements, storing all of the information on a file within the units.
Sales of iPhones double while the iPad isn’t moving as quickly as expected.
# steve-jobs - Wednesday 2 March, 2011
Catch up on this evening’s news, including: the much-anticipated iPad 2 is unveiled; Sky News going on sale; and one of the North’s most sensational trials comes to an end.
Slimmer, lighter second generation iPad unveiled in San Francisco by a frail-looking Steve Jobs, who said he “just didn’t want to miss today”
# steve-jobs - Wednesday 23 February, 2011
Scores of Chinese factory workers have appealed to Apple to “heed to its corporate social responsibility” after claiming that they have not be properly compensated after being exposed to a highly toxic chemical.
# steve-jobs - Thursday 17 February, 2011
Apple shares slide after a US tabloid spots a thin-looking Jobs – with one doctor suggesting he may have weeks to live.
Nine things you need to know by 9am: Manx2 “shirking its reponsibility”, lawyers for one survivor claim; NAMA closes its first big deal, and Ireland plans to turn the world green. No, not green with envy.
# steve-jobs - Monday 17 January, 2011
The Apple CEO – who formerly had pancreatic cancer – says his board has given him some time off for medical reasons.
# steve-jobs - Tuesday 19 October, 2010
iPad sales are below market expectations, but CEO Steve Jobs is bullish about the iPad’s dominance of the tablet market.