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Walter Isaacson may expand Steve Jobs biography

The hefty 630-page biog of Apple's iconic co-founder is only a first draft, according to Isaacson, and could be expanded.

By December 17, 2011

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Isaacson: Jobs was ingenious, but not necessarily smart

In a New York Times op-ed, Steve Jobs' biographer, Walter Isaacson, describes how Jobs wasn't all that interested in, for example, rigorously solving classic tests of "intelligence," like brain teasers--which Bill Gates would have loved.

By October 30, 2011

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Isaacson: Jobs was 'eager to talk,' exercise 'no control' (Q&A)

CNET chats with author Walter Isaacson, whose authorized biography of late Apple co-founder Steve Jobs hits shelves today, about topics from Jony Ive to Apple TV.

By October 24, 2011

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Walter Isaacson: 'The key to understanding Steve Jobs'

The biographer talks to "60 Minutes" about Jobs' early childhood and his reaction to being adopted--including his take on his biological father.

By October 23, 2011

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The sleek lines of Steve Jobs' yacht

The Venus, a yacht commissioned by the Apple co-founder, appears in the Netherlands. It is said to be, well, minimalist.

By October 28, 2012

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Waiting for Apple's next big thing

It's been one year since Steve Jobs died and Apple is as strong as ever. Does CEO Tim Cook need another "holy cow" product to keep his company rolling?

By October 5, 2012

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Google poised to let users buy Web content with Google Wallet

Looking to profit where others have failed, Google is planning to enable micropayments for individual articles and other content.

By October 2, 2012

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Apple TV update hints at iOS multi-user accounts

With iOS 6 out the door, Apple gives its set-top box a minor software update that adds new features, including one aimed at multi-user households.

By September 24, 2012

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Publishers' worst nightmare: Amazon again on discount warpath

Amazon back to discounting e-books from HarperCollins following publisher's accord with DOJ settling collusion allegations.

By September 10, 2012

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No new Apple TV this year, report says

Bloomberg claims Apple's troubles with cable companies and media giants are pushing back its schedule for a new Apple TV.

By September 6, 2012