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Jony Ive and Tony Fadell helped design this fancy $700 juicer

The iPod of juicers won’t be sold by Apple, but Jony Ive and former Apple exec Tony Fadell each helped design what could become the closest thing. Juicero, a startup backed by Campbell Soup and Google, is launching the world’s first cold-press juicing system today, that takes the hassle out of liquifying raw vegetables by […]

(via Cult of Mac – Tech and culture through an Apple lens)

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Tony Fadell says Steve Jobs was considering an Apple Car in 2008

Steve Jobs was considering building an Apple Car as far back as 2008, the year after successfully launching the iPhone, according to a new interview with Nest CEO and iPod co-creator Tony Fadell. Speaking with Bloomberg TV’s Emily Chang, Fadell says that he and Jobs enjoyed “a couple of walks” (Jobs’ favored way of taking […]

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Tony Fadell: I volunteered to save Google Glass

When Tony Fadell was put in charge of Google Glass earlier this year, we wrote that the father of the iPod had been “tasked with saving Google Glass from extinction.” According to a new interview with the Nest co-founder, that’s…Read more ›

Tony Fadell might be the next Steve Jobs… just not in the way you’d want

Tony Fadell might model himself after Steve Jobs, but from the sound of things he may have taken disproportionately from the bad side of Jobs’ personality rather than the good side. A new article appearing on StrictlyVC reports on the experience of…Read more ›

Tony Fadell might be the next Steve Jobs… just not in the way you’d want

Tony Fadell might model himself after Steve Jobs, but from the sound of things he may have taken disproportionately from the bad side of Jobs’ personality rather than the good side. A new article appearing on StrictlyVC reports on the experience of…Read more ›

The father of the iPod, Tony Fadell, mourns the death of the iPod Classic

In 2004, at the height of the original iPod’s success, Apple started asking itself internally what would eventually kill the iPod. Whatever it was, Cupertino wanted to make sure that they stayed ahead of the curve. What did Apple think…Read more ›

The father of the iPod, Tony Fadell, mourns the death of the iPod Classic

In 2004, at the height of the original iPod’s success, Apple started asking itself internally what would eventually kill the iPod. Whatever it was, Cupertino wanted to make sure that they stayed ahead of the curve. What did Apple think…Read more ›

How Nest CEO Tony Fadell models himself on Steve Jobs

There may only have been one Steve Jobs, but a recent article from Fast Company draws some interesting parallels between Jobs and Nest CEO, Tony Fadell — previously known as the Apple employee most synonymous with the iPod. Alongside his obsessive focus…Read more ›

Did Feud With Jony Ive Keep Tony Fadell From Returning To Apple?

The big intrigue in the tech world today is why Google bought Nest Labs for $ 3.2 billion and Apple didn’t. A lot of the speculation is paranoid: Google wants to track everyone offline as well as online, and Nest’s thermostat…Read more ›    [Read More…]

Tony Fadell Denies Purchasing Jony Ive’s (RED) Mac Pro

Tony Fadell, father of the original iPod and creator of the Nest home thermostat, sparked all kinds of speculation earlier this week after appearing in photos posted to Twitter alongside Jony Ive’s (RED) Mac Pro and rose gold Earpods, which…Read more ›    [Read More…]