Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak said Friday that a new film about the late Steve Jobs is factually "wrong," while the movie's makers countered it is meant as entertainment -- not a literal retelling of the computer pioneer's life. Photo: Reuters Wozniak said the movie "jOBS -- which premiers Friday at the Sundance Film Festival -- erred in its depiction of the characters as well as the relationships between them -- especially the one between him and Jobs. "We never had such interaction and roles," Wozniak, who quit Apple in 1987 after 12 years, told the tech blog Gizmodo. "I'm not even sure what it's getting at," he said, adding that the "personalities are very wrong -- although mine is closer." "The ideas of computers affecting society did not come from Jobs. They inspired me and were widely spoken at the Homebrew Computer Club," he said, referring to a hobby group to which they belonged. The film, one of two about the iconic Apple founder who died in 2011, is due for … [Read more...] about Apple co-founder says Steve Jobs film inaccurate
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Except for the runaway passion behind the "Occupy Wall Street" movement which has been rambling on into its fourth week, the world has been bathed all these days in an utterly voluntary "iSad" mood with the death of Steve Jobs making headlines of global media. Apple announced Jobs's death Wednesday, without providing further details as to the specific circumstances. "We are deeply saddened to announce that Steve Jobs passed away today. Steve's brilliance, passion and energy were the source of countless innovations that enrich and improve all of our lives," Apple said in a statement. The passing of former Apple chief executive Steve Jobs marks the end of a legend, and a storied era in technology, which is being mourned by legions of Apple's fans across the world. They gathered together at makeshift shrines of Apple stores around the globe in memory of the life of a man they revered as a 'visionary' and a 'hero'. Mourners range widely from the US President to the grassroots, as … [Read more...] about Apple’s jobs without Jobs?
Passionate, prickly, and deemed irreplaceable by many Apple fans and investors, Steve Jobs made a life defying conventions and expectations. And despite years of poor health, his death on Wednesday at the age of 56 prompted a global gasp as many people remembered how much he had done to transform the worlds of computing, music and mobile phones, changing the way people communicate and access information and entertainment. "The world rarely sees someone who has had the profound impact Steve has had, the effects of which will be felt for many generations to come," said Microsoft co-founder and long-time rival Bill Gates. "For those of us lucky enough to get to work with him, it's been an insanely great honor." The founder of Apple Inc died on Wednesday in Palo Alto, surrounded by his family. The circumstances of his passing were unclear, but Jobs has had a long battle with cancer and other health issues. Jobs' family thanked many for their prayers during the last year of … [Read more...] about Steve Jobs “may never be equaled”
Apple co-founder Steve Jobs dead at 56 Hailed as a visionary and a technological genius, Steve Jobs' death prompted several Fortune 500 company CEOs, celebrities, politicians, fellow tech-savvy experts and Apple lovers to offer their condolences and praises of Jobs' life accomplishments. Apple, Inc. also launched a shout-out tribute page on their website, Apple.com, inviting all to share their "thoughts, memories and condolences." Jobs died on Wednesday. He was 56. Here are their words: Statement from Bill Gates: "I'm truly saddened to learn of Steve Jobs' death. Melinda and I extend our sincere condolences to his family and friends, and to everyone Steve has touched through his work. Steve and I first met nearly 30 years ago, and have been colleagues, competitors and friends over the course of more than half our lives. The world rarely sees someone who has had the profound impact Steve has had, the effects of which will be felt for many generations to come. For those … [Read more...] about CEOs and celebrities react to Steve Jobs’ death
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