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99 Percent Tops List of Year’s Best Quotes
The rallying cry of Occupy Wall Street” protesters, ‘We are the 99 percent,” has been named the year’s best quote, according to Yale University librarian Fred Shapiro, who has released a top 10 list of quotes — reaching back to 2006 — that have defined the...
'Steve Jobs' and 'Blue Nights' Reveal Dark Side of Adoption
Fear of Abandonment Was Theme in Life of Apple Founder Jobs and Quintana Roo Dunne
Steve Jobs' Final Words
We're also getting an extraordinary glimpse into the final hours of Steve Jobs his life it comes from the moving eulogy that his sister. Mona Simpson read at his memorial now sharing it to the New York Times she says at the end jobs seem to be. Climbing a pretty steep path he his family one by one
Steve Jobs ’ Final Words Shared in Sister’s Eulogy
Steve Jobs’ sister Mona Simpson shared in the eulogy she delivered at the late Apple CEO‘s memorial service that his surprising final words from his deathbed were, “Oh wow, oh wow, oh wow.” In the eulogy, which was printed in The New York Times on...
Walter Isaacson on Steve Jobs : Not ‘Exceptionally’ Smart, But a ‘Genius’
Walter Isaacson included an interesting phrase at the end of his biography of Steve Jobs. He wrote, “Was he smart? No, not exceptionally. Instead, he was a genius.” “His genius was the ability to connect poetry to technology. That art and technology thing. I mean...
Steve Jobs' Proudest Achievement
Walter Isaacson joins us now thanks so much for coming and this is a fascinating. Character study and what's also fascinating He sees motivation have you He wanted his children have known them. I you know it's hard to know the motivation but He called me way back in in 2004. And suggested and I
11 Most Startling Revelations in 'Steve Jobs'
Full disclosure: Steve Jobs was my white whale, the interview I wanted more than any other and the day he died I fashioned a black band across the Apple logo on my MacBook. But after reading "Steve Jobs" by Walter Isaacson , I'm fighting the urge to peel it off. For one, the near-600 page tome is a
Steve Jobs' Private Life Revealed
Neal Karlinsky spoke with some of those closest to the Jobs in his final weeks.
Steve Jobs : What Made Him a Genius?
Just before He passed away Steve Jobs biographer Walter Isaacson ask them questions. Why didn't spend the last couple years of his life sharing so much after saying private for so long jobs replied. I want my kids to know me I wasn't always there for them wanted them to know why and understand what
Steve Jobs Kept Private Life Closely Guarded Secret
Though he was one of the world's most famous CEOs, Steve Jobs kept his private world -- wife and family, illegitimate daughter, father who gave him up for adoption, long lost sister -- hidden from public view. Since the founding of Apple Computer in 1976, fans and the media grasped for any hint at