The surprise departure, announced Tuesday, comes just two weeks after Yahoo Inc. hired former PayPal executive Scott Thomson as its CEO.
Apple retail stores were temporarily closed Wednesday morning as the company held a private memorial service for employees to celebrate the life of company co-founder and former chief executive Steve Jobs.
CBS 5 cameras caught a surprise shopper among crowd camping out for the release of the iPhone 4S Friday. Apple Co-Founder Steve Wozniak was the first in line at the apple store in his home town of Los Gatos.
In a brief statement the company said Jobs died Wednesday. He had been battling pancreatic cancer.
Apple Inc. and the family of Steve Jobs were not saying what caused the death of the company’s founder. However, medical experts said that the liver transplant he had two years ago was probably a sign that his cancer had returned.
t’s well known that the secret to Apple Inc.’s meteoric success in the world of consumer technology was the vision, leadership and creativity of Steve Jobs. What’s less talked about is what drove Jobs, who died Wednesday at 56.
From his earliest days with Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak, Steve Jobs was a half step ahead of the rest of us.
While Steve Jobs had no formal schooling in engineering, he pushed the envelope many times when it came to product design. He’s listed as the inventor or co-inventor on more than 300 U.S. patents, but other times the results of his work weren’t always pretty.
It’s difficult to overstate how dramatically Steve Jobs reshaped how we interact with computers. But what’s not as well-known is how Jobs’ successes arose from his previous failures.
One of the most legendary businessmen in American history, Steve Jobs turned three separate industries on their head in the 35 years he was involved in the technology industry.