Stories tagged: Steve Jobs
UPDATED: Wed., July 19, 2017, 3:06 p.m.
Apple founder Steve Jobs is the subject of a new opera
The music for “The (R)evolution of Steve Jobs” is by composer Mason Bates, combining traditional orchestration with synthesizer and other electronic effects. Mark Campbell’s libretto moves back and forth through …
Tue., May 9, 2017, 10:14 a.m.
New backers lure Steve Jobs opera to Seattle, San Francisco
A techno-infused opera about the life of Apple co-founder Steve Jobs has earned the financial backing of opera companies in San Francisco and Seattle, ensuring the musical meditation on the …
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 22, 2017, 8:11 p.m.
Apple employees to start moving into long-awaited campus in April
One of the most iconic companies in the world on Wednesday set a time for when it will move into what looks set to become one of Silicon Valley’s most …
Thu., Oct. 27, 2016, 2:07 p.m.
Apple seeks to reclaim lost PC market share with new Macs
Apple Inc. unveiled new Mac computers as it seeks to revitalize a product line that co-founder Steve Jobs once said would be rendered redundant by the iPad.
Mon., April 18, 2016, 3:20 p.m.
Bill Campbell, mentor to Steve Jobs, other tech CEOs, dies
Bill Campbell, a former Ivy League football coach who became a management guru for Apple co-founder Steve Jobs and other Silicon Valley luminaries, has died. He was 75.
Thu., Oct. 22, 2015
Movie review: ‘Steve Jobs’ is clever, compelling
The clever, compelling biopic “Steve Jobs” transforms the folklore surrounding the late co-founder and CEO of Apple Inc. to fuel a magical mystery tour of three pivotal events in his …
Fri., Aug. 17, 2012, 8:23 a.m.
Clown had iPad stolen from Steve Jobs’ home
PALO ALTO, Calif. — An iPad stolen from the home of the late Steve Jobs ended up in the hands of a professional clown who says he had no idea …
Sun., Oct. 9, 2011
Apple mystique may grow with passing of Jobs
SAN FRANCISCO — In the end, Steve Jobs left the world to his own devices. As macabre as it might seem, Jobs’ death Wednesday will only add to the Apple …
Thu., Oct. 6, 2011
Apple founder, visionary Jobs dies
Steven P. Jobs, the charismatic technology pioneer who co-founded Apple Inc. and transformed one industry after another, from computers and smartphones to music and movies, has died. He was 56. …
Fri., July 16, 2010, 10:18 a.m.
Apple: Free cases to alleviate iPhone 4 problems
Apple says it will give free protective cases to buyers of its latest iPhone model to alleviate the so-called “death grip” problem: holding the phone with a bare hand can …
Wed., June 16, 2010, 9:18 a.m.
Apple, AT&T get record number of iPhone orders
Apple Inc. said Wednesday that it and its phone company partners took orders for more than 600,000 iPhone 4s in one day, the highest number it’s ever seen, despite widespread …
Mon., June 7, 2010, 1:38 p.m.
Next iPhone has clearer screen, coming out June 24
The next iPhone comes out June 24 and will have a higher-resolution screen, longer battery life and thinner design.
Thu., April 8, 2010, 1 p.m.
Apple iPhone to soon get long-sought multitasking
Apple Inc.’s iPhone and iPad devices will soon be able to run more than one program at a time, an ability that phones from Apple’s rivals already offer and that …
Tue., June 30, 2009
Business in brief: Comcast unveils wireless Internet
PHILADELPHIA – Comcast is rolling out wireless Internet service Tuesday in Portland, Ore., with plans to add three other cities by the end of the year. Comcast is the first …
Thu., Feb. 26, 2009
In brief: Fewer employers anticipate layoffs
In a sign that record-high levels of payroll cuts may ease in coming months, the number of employers that said they plan to lay off workers dropped steeply in a …
Thu., Jan. 15, 2009
Apple’s hands-on CEO to take medical leave
SEATTLE – Apple Inc. co-founder and Chief Executive Steve Jobs said Wednesday he is taking a medical leave until June, even though just a week ago the cancer survivor tried …
Tue., Jan. 6, 2009
Apple’s Jobs addresses worries over his health
NEW YORK – Apple Inc. founder Steve Jobs, a survivor of pancreatic cancer whose gaunt appearance in the past year has alarmed the Mac and iPod lovers who look to …