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This is what Steve Jobs looked like as a high school freshman

When I think of young Steve Jobs, I typically picture the long-haired hippie who worked at Atari or the brilliant-but-immature co-founder who started Apple with Steve Wozniak. But here’s something I’ve not seen before: a photo of Jobs as a…

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This is what Steve Jobs looked like as a high school freshman

When I think of young Steve Jobs, I typically picture the long-haired hippie who worked at Atari, or the brilliant-but-immature co-founder who started Apple with Steve Wozniak. But here’s something I’ve not seen before: a photo of Jobs as a…

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The problem with Becoming Steve Jobs? Too much Steve Jobs

One of Steve Jobs’ favorite recordings was The Beatles working on version after version of “Strawberry Fields Forever.” The new Jobs biography, Becoming Steve Jobs, is like that recording: It serves up fresh takes on oft-told stories from Apple’s history,…

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Becoming Steve Jobs searches for answers in Jobs’ wilderness years

New biography Becoming Steve Jobs attempts to answer an important question: What happened to Steve Jobs during his wilderness years outside Apple that turned him from a gifted-but-impossible-to-work-with youngster into the seasoned digital emperor he would be following his return to…

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Becoming Steve Jobs searches for answers in Jobs’ wilderness years

New biography Becoming Steve Jobs attempts to answer an important question: What happened to Steve Jobs during his wilderness years outside Apple that turned him from a gifted-but-impossible-to-work-with youngster into the seasoned digital emperor he would be following his return to…

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The two personality traits that made Steve Jobs great

The new Steve Jobs biography, Becoming Steve Jobs, rests on the premise that Jobs’ wilderness years outside Apple somehow helped turn a once-reckless co-founder into a seasoned leader. Just how accurate the book’s kinder, gentler portrayal of Steve actually is,…

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Woz says Apple would never hire him or Steve Jobs today

Steve Wozniak thinks he and co-founder Steve Jobs could never have found employment at the company they created together, had they been in their twenties in 2015. “I look at the experience and education levels you need to get a…

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Steve Jobs had to be convinced that multi-touch was the future

Steve Jobs may have had an astonishing ability to predict where tech was going next, but he very nearly missed out on the iPhone and iPad altogether. That’s because — according to a quote from Jony Ive in today’s freshly-released biography, Becoming Steve…

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Tim Cook still hasn’t deleted Steve Jobs from his contacts

It’s been over three years since Steve Jobs died, however the hole he left at Apple and those closest to him still hasn’t been filled. Brent Schlender and Rick Tetzeli’s upcoming book Becoming Steve Jobs is full of anecdotes and events…

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Steve Jobs’ high school classmates cash in on their yearbooks

Those lucky enough to have gone to high school with Steve Jobs are starting to cash in on their connection to the late Apple co-founder. The world’s obsession with all things Jobs has extended to his days as a young,…

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