Most think the late Apple CEO Steve Jobs invented the term Post PC. Nope. MIT's David Clark coined it in this incredibly prescient 1999 speech. I spoke to Clark, a senior scientist at CSAIL, this week. Check out a transcript of his 1999 speech here. Eerie. And dead on.
Tag Archives: Steve Jobs
October 13, 2012 |
October 8, 2012 |
It's This Week in Tech with Leo Laporte.
October 5, 2012 |
Out of respect for the Jobs family, we're not going to barrage you with Steve Jobs tribute material today, the first anniversary of the late Apple co-founder and CEO's death. Rather, we're posting his favorite song. He was a Buddhist but music was his religion, as the other Apple co-founder and my co-author Steve Wozniak once told me. So enjoy. Life is for the living.
October 2, 2012 |
October 5 marks a year since Apple chief Steve Jobs passed. Madame Tussauds of Hong Kong has unveiled a Steve Jobs wax figure, first in what we expect to be a giant wave of tributes. Got one? Know of one? Put it in the comments below for a story.
August 23, 2012 |
A year to the day after Steve Jobs retired from Apple, our Dino Londis worries that Apple may be losing the imagination that Jobs enfused it with.
August 23, 2012 |
The life of Steve Jobs infographic. The late Apple co-founder and CEO retired one year ago today -- on August 24, 2012.
August 20, 2012 |
It's This Week in Tech with Leo Laporte. Leo and guests talk the Steve Jobs home burglary, Twitter API, Facebook share sell-off and more.
August 17, 2012 |
Here are the inmate papers for Kariem McFarlin, 35, an Alameda man who police say stole $60K worth of Apple tech, including iMacs and iPads, jewelry, Steve Jobs' wallet and personal papers and other effects. He enters a plea in court on Monday, August 20. Here are the details on the alleged burglar -- and a video from his friend, the local San Francisco Bay Area clown Kenny the Clown to whom McFarlin allegedly gave a Steve Jobs-owned Apple iPad. The clown, aka Kenneth Kahn, used the iPad to access "The Pink Panther" and music by singer Michael Jackson for his act, police say.
March 27, 2012 |
Here's a shot of the Apple I. Apple inventor and co-founder Steve Wozniak invented this DIY computing kit circa 1975. Soon after, Wozniak, his boyhood friend, the late Apple co-founder Steve Jobs, and investor Ronald Wayne officially incorporated as Apple Computer Corp. on April 1, 1976 -- thirty-seven years ago.
March 7, 2012 |
Apple released its third generation iPad today in San Francisco -- but our Paul Bonner says Apple has just re-iterated his still valid question with this iteration. That is? Why does anyone need a tablet? They don't, Bonner says. But there's a difference between want and need, which reflects Steve Jobs' ultimate triumph as a marketing genius, even after death. Here's why.