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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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Author Walter Isaacson on Jobs' innovation

Author Walter Isaacson discusses the Zenlike simplicity to all Apple products and Jobs' approach to innovation in the workroom.

October 25, 2011

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Author Walter Isaacson on Jobs' leadership

Author Walter Isaacson discusses Steve Jobs' appreciation for creativity and technology as well as his brutal leadership style.

October 25, 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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Apple wants Beats' Jimmy Iovine to run a video biz?

Steve Jobs biographer Walter Isaacson makes some predictions on why the tech giant is said to be looking to buy the high-end headphones maker.

By May 19, 2014

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Notes on Steve Jobs shelved in e-books antitrust case

The notes and related testimony from Steve Jobs biographer Walter Isaacson will not be in play in the DOJ's antitrust case against Apple.

By March 5, 2013

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Steve Jobs evidence latest battleground in Silicon Valley's no-hire case

Plaintiffs in a class-action lawsuit against Apple, Google, Intel, and Adobe say they should be able to use all Jobs-related evidence to make their case.

By April 18, 2014

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Steve Jobs told Obama he would be a one-termer

When the late Apple co-founder met with President Obama, Jobs gave the president ideas about generating jobs and retaining talented engineers from overseas, Jobs' biographer tells "60 Minutes."

By October 23, 2011