Tag Archive: Jobs


Steve Jobs monument removed by homophobic Russians

A monument to Steve Jobs has been removed from St. Petersburg in the aftermath of Tim Cook publicly coming out as gay. While Cook’s eloquent and poignant essay was largely greeted by celebrations online, in Russia it prompted bigoted comments from… Read more ›

Why Steve Jobs told Google’s Larry Page he was doing too much

Google’s co-founder Larry Page partook in a wide-ranging interview with the Financial Times, published Friday. Among other topics, he talks about Google’s oppository approach to business compared to Apple — epitomized by a story about Steve Jobs. “He would always… Read more ›

Photographic proof Bale & Rogen will crush Jobs & Woz roles

Seth Rogen has been tapped to play Steve Jobs’ loveable sidekick Woz in the upcoming biopic starring Christian Bale as Apple’s iconic CEO. We don’t know if Rogen’s guttural chuckling will mesh well with Bale’s ferocity, but when it comes… Read more ›

Seth Rogen to play Woz in Jobs biopic

Seth Rogen just landed the role to play Christian Bale’s sidekick in Sony’s upcoming biopic on Steve Jobs. Rogen will reportedly don the mantle of Steve Wozniak, according to Variety, in the film written by Aaron Sorkin and directed by Danny… Read more ›

Seth Rogen to play Woz in Jobs biopic

Seth Rogen just landed the role to play Christian Bale’s sidekick in Sony’s upcoming biopic on Steve Jobs. Rogen will reportedly don the mantle of Steve Wozniak, according to Variety, in the film written by Aaron Sorkin and directed by Danny… Read more ›

How Steve Jobs brought skeuomorphism back to Apple in 1999

Although he gets most of the blame for it, skeuomorphism wasn’t really Scott Forstall’s fault. He was just following the orders of his boss and mentor, Steve Jobs. The man who gave the world the first skeumorphic consumer operating system,… Read more ›

News roundup: Apple Pay reviews, Christian Bale as Steve Jobs and more

Apple Pay is here at last. With U.S. customers giving the new payment method a try, results — and opinions — vary widely. In this week’s news roundup, we talk about Cult of Mac’s first day with Apple Pay, the… Read more ›

How Steve Jobs helped make the iPhone more accessible to the deaf

Tim Cook may be the Apple CEO we picture when we think of the mission to make Apple a “force for good” in the world, including enhanced accessibility for deaf users. But Steve Jobs was the person who first got the ball… Read more ›

Why Christian Bale will play an amazing Steve Jobs

Christian Bale is Steve Jobs. The Oscar-winning actor has officially signed on to play the late Apple co-founder in Aaron Sorkin’s screenplay for Sony. Slumdog Millionaire director Danny Bole is attached to project, but no other cast or crew members have… Read more ›

It’s official: Christian Bale will play Steve Jobs in movie adaptation

There have been plenty of rumors and today we have confirmation: Christian Bale will play Steve Jobs in the upcoming movie adaptation of Walter Isaacson’s bestselling 2011 biography. Confirmation of the casting was made by screenwriter Aaron Sorkin (The Social Network)… Read more ›