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1 hr ago | The Economist

The pope as a turnaround CEO: The Francis effect

BUSINESS schools regularly teach their students about great "turnaround CEOs" who breathe new life into dying organisations: figures such as IBM's Lou Gerstner, Fiat's Sergio Marchionne and Apple's Steve Jobs.


Related Topix: Pope Benedict XVI, Automakers, Fiat Spa, Roman Catholic Church, Religion

Wed Apr 16, 2014


Start-up Tips From The Bosses Of Ebay, Chegg, Airbnb--And Ashton Kutcher

On April 11th, some of Silicon Valley's top minds flew 3,000 miles from San Francisco to Colgate University to kick off the college's entrepreneur weekend .


Related Topix: Jobs, eBay, Startups, AirBnB, Ashton Kutcher, Colgate University


Apprentice as assassin in 'The Intern's Handbook'

When he was just 12 years old, Steve Jobs, the late co-founder of Apple computer, called Hewlett-Packard's president looking for spare computer parts and wound up scoring a summer internship.


Related Topix: Jobs, Computers, Hewlett Packard, Apple, Startups, Fashion, Stella McCartney, Designers

Cult of Mac Blog

Samsung Email: Steve's Dead, Let's Attack iPhone

The Apple vs Samsung legal battle has been full of low points for both companies as they spare for global domination, but an email from Samsung's VP of Sales fired off just two days after Steve Jobs' death shows how heartless the war has gotten.


Related Topix: iPad App, Twitter, iPhone App, iPod touch App, iPhone and iPad App, iPhone, Startups, Apple

[H]ard OCP

Samsung: Steve Jobs' Death 'Best Opportunity To Attack iPhone'

Whether this guy is right or wrong is beside the point, it is never a good thing to have e-mails like this go public in the middle of a trial.


Related Topix: Apple, Startups

CNET News.com

Can Apple's former top evangelist 'democratize' design Down Under?

Guy Kawasaki, who played a supporting -- but very visible -- role promoting the adoption of Apple's Macintosh in the 1980s, wants to do something similar for Canva, a Sydney-based graphic design tech company.


Related Topix: Graphic Design, Arts, Science / Technology, Apple, Startups, Science, Computer Science

Digital Photography Review

Compact smartphone shootout: Sony vs HTC vs Samsung

At a press conference in 2010 Steve Jobs said that a 3.5-inch screen was a perfect size for consumers and no one was going to buy a big phone, referring to, at the time, new models from Samsung and Motorola that featured larger screens.


Related Topix: Apple, Startups, iPhone, Cameras

Tue Apr 15, 2014

Los Angeles Times

Turner Broadcasting seeks change. Too much NFL for advertisers?

After the coffee. Before hopping a plane back to L.A. The Skinny: I'm on the East Coast right now so the blood moon happened past my bedtime.


Related Topix: Business News, Federal Communications Commission, Theater, Arts, Entertainment


Apple Files for 'iPhone' Patent Protection

Apple Computer, maker of the uber-popular iPod digital music player, has filed a patent application with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office in relation to a device that could prove to be the hyped-up "iPhone" - a combination of the iPod and a mobile phone - industry analysts and pundits have been speculating on for months, Bloomberg.com reports .


Related Topix: Music Players, Science / Technology, Apple, Startups, iPhone, iPod


Director Fincher leaves production for Steve Jobs biopic

Steve Jobs delivers the keynote address at the 2011 Apple World Wide Developers Conference at the Moscone Center on June 6, 2011 in San Francisco, California.


Related Topix: Jobs, The Social Network, Books, Steve Jobs, Apple, Startups, San Francisco, CA

CBS 47

Director Fincher leaves production for Steve Jobs biopic

First Alert Weather Alert: Flood Warning expires at 8:00 PM on 4/15, issued at 10:03 PM Fort White, FL Steve Jobs delivers the keynote address at the 2011 Apple World Wide Developers Conference at the Moscone Center on June 6, 2011 in San Francisco, California.


Related Topix: Jobs, Books, The Social Network, Steve Jobs, Apple, Startups, San Francisco, CA, Entertainment


Did Wall Street Ever Believe In Apple, Or Only Steve Jobs?

Apple's stock price currently hovers in the low $520's, a far cry from the days of AAPL closing just over $700.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, Apple, Startups


Keep Steve Jobs' personality out of hiring trial, tech companies say

Witnesses at an upcoming trial over no-hire agreements in Silicon Valley should not be allowed to offer evidence that Apple co-founder Steve Jobs was "a bully," four major tech companies argued in a court filing.


Related Topix: Books, Steve Jobs, Apple, Startups, Science / Technology, Google


Kevin Hart Is Pretty Sure He's Dying in This Deleted Scene From 'Ride Along'

A bleeding Kevin Hart is experiencing a moment of intense vulnerability in this deleted scene from the movie Ride Along - and starts bro-fessing his profound respect for tough cop and soon-to-be brother-in-law Ice Cube.


Related Topix: Think Like a Man, Kevin Hart, Black Entertainment, Ice Cube, Rap, Jobs, Avatar


Things we've done in 45 years

IT IS the airport that's been talked about for 45 years with no developments. Governments take note, this is what you can achieve in that time.


Related Topix: Laptops/Notebooks, Music Players, Apple, Startups, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, Crime Movies, Drama Movies, Sydney, Thriller, Travel

Mon Apr 14, 2014

The Unofficial Apple Weblog (TUAW)

Billboard claims iTunes Radio isn't the hit Apple was hoping for

The debut of iTunes Radio last summer signaled a fundamental shift in Apple's music strategy.


Related Topix: iPod, Apple, Startups

The Huffington Post

3 Things To Remember When You Feel Like You're Failing

If you were to examine the lives of some of the most successful people, you'd find many pathways marked by failure.


Related Topix: Apple, Startups


David Fincher & Sony Part Ways on Planned Steve Jobs Biopic

According to The Hollywood Reporter , Sony Pictures and David Fincher have ended their relationship on its planned Steve Jobs biopic, which has been in preproduction since 2012.


Related Topix: Jobs

Alabama Live

David Fincher drops out of Steve Jobs movie after Sony refuses to pay hefty upfront fee

Director David Fincher, above, on the set of "The Curious Case of Benjamin Button," a film that earned several Oscar nominations and major box office success.


Related Topix: The Curious Case of Benjamin Button, The Social Network, Books, Steve Jobs, Apple, Startups, Entertainment


It's Time To Revisit The Cornerstone Of Steve Jobs's Legacy

Jobs, the Apple visionary who died in 2011 at age 56, delivered a speech that resonated far beyond the Stanford audience, with a masterful mix of personal anecdotes, sparks of insight and universally applicable pieces of wisdom.


Related Topix: Apple, Startups, Marketing