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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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Woz on Beats: Apple's 'getting back to some cool roots'

Steve Wozniak, the outspoken Apple co-founder, also says in an email to CNET that he's worried Beats is just a fad.

By May 28, 2014

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Simon & Schuster deal boosts 'Netflix of digital books' wannabes Scribd and Oyster

Scribd and Oyster's all-you-can-read e-book subscription services add 'Big 5' publisher's backlist titles.

By May 21, 2014

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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 reportedly thought TVs a 'terrible business'

Before resigning as CEO, the Apple co-founder told key employees that he didn't think Apple should get into the business because of its poor margins, according to a new book.

By March 16, 2014

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What Steve Jobs really meant when he said 'Good artists copy; great artists steal'

Apple's Bud Tribble: "If you take something and make it your own ... it's your design and that is the dividing line between copying and stealing. That is part of Apple's DNA."

By January 28, 2014

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Burrell Smith: Macintosh hardware wizard

Few in the public may be familiar with Smith's work, but colleagues say this brilliant engineer's importance to the Mac is akin to what Woz meant to the first Apple computers.

By January 22, 2014

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Tracing the origins of the Macintosh

The next generation of Apple computers was already under way in 1979 when a visit to Xerox PARC changed Steve Jobs -- and Apple -- forever.

By January 21, 2014

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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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Behold! Jonathan Ive's Apple

With iOS 7 and the iPhone 5C, Apple signals that the company belongs not just to CEO Tim Cook, but also to its world-famous head of design.

By September 18, 2013