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Steve Jobs’ House Burglarized, $60K Worth of Property Stolen Steve Jobs’ House Burglarized, $60K Worth of Property Stolen
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The home of late Apple cofounder Steve Jobs was broken into on July 17th, according to the Santa Clara County Deputy District Attorney. According to the technology crimes unit, more than $60,000 worth of computers and various “personal items” were …

Steve Jobs To Be Immortalized In The Tech Capital Of Russia Steve Jobs To Be Immortalized In The Tech Capital Of Russia
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Regardless of what you think of the Apple co-founder, a lot of people have mountains of respect for Steve Jobs. When he passed away last year, people showed their respect in a variety of ways. Budapest went the strange route …

Sit A Spell And Let Me Tell You The Tale Of HTML5 [Infographic] Sit A Spell And Let Me Tell You The Tale Of HTML5 [Infographic]
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Since its introduction in 2008, HTML5 has been heralded as the future of the Web. No longer would we be held back by individual plugins like Flash. The Web would be a free and open place with the many APIs …

Apparently, Steve Jobs Killed RIM with an Apple Crack Pipe and a Drive-By Apparently, Steve Jobs Killed RIM with an Apple Crack Pipe and a Drive-By
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Confirming widespread expectations of a bleak earnings report, BlackBerry makers Research in Motion released their Q1 financials last Thursday. The really bad news came mainly in two announcements. Financially, RIM reported a net GAAP loss of $518 on $2.8 billion …

Set Photos Show Ashton Kutcher Playing Steve Jobs On Acid
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Recent photos from the set of Steve Jobs biopic currently filming under the working title Jobs: Get Inspired (yes, really) show Ashton Kutcher playing Steve Jobs on acid. And no, that’s not a reference to Kutcher’s acting style. If you …

Apple 1 Computer Goes For $374,000 At Auction Apple 1 Computer Goes For $374,000 At Auction

I’m a Windows fan now, but that doesn’t mean that I hate Apple. In fact, I have a soft spot for the Apple II – my very first computer. I would love to get my hands on its predecessor, but …

The 2012 Election’s Experiment in Social Advertising The 2012 Election’s Experiment in Social Advertising

When White House staffer Jim Messina was tapped to manage President Barack Obama’s campaign for re-election in 2011, he approached the unbridled animal that is modern presidential politics not like prior election campaigns but, rather, much like he would have …

Steve Jobs Helped Devise Social Strategy For Obama’s Reelection Campaign Steve Jobs Helped Devise Social Strategy For Obama’s Reelection Campaign

President Obama has long been known for his ability to engage the electorate on platforms that have been previously underused by those in the political arena. The president’s social media presence was a major feature of his campaign in 2008. …

Steve Jobs And Bill Gates Throw Down In Rap Battle Steve Jobs And Bill Gates Throw Down In Rap Battle
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If you’ve been on YouTube for any amount of time, you’re probably aware of NicePeter’s and EpicLloyd’s Epic Rap Battles of History. The video pits two historical figures against each other in what can only really be described as epic. …

Ashton Kutcher As Steve Jobs From the Set of jOBS

As you’ve probably heard, there are a couple of Steve Jobs biography movies in the works. One of them is an independent film called jOBS, with the popular Ashton Kutcher playing the role of Apple’s now-deceased king. Now, there’s a …

Steve Jobs Biopic Gets a Villain

The indie biopic that is in the works starring Ashton Kutcher as Jobs and Josh Gad as Steve Wozniak (Book of Mormon) has officially cast a villain. We also now know that the film is currently being directed by a …

Aaron Sorkin: Whoever Plays Steve Jobs Needs To Be Intelligent Aaron Sorkin: Whoever Plays Steve Jobs Needs To Be Intelligent

Earlier this month, we received confirmation on the rumor that Aaron Sorkin would be the man to adapt the screenplay for the upcoming Steve Jobs biopic. The film, slated for release in 2014, will be based on Walter Isaacson’s bestselling …

Steve Jobs Gets A Video Tribute At The Webby Awards Steve Jobs Gets A Video Tribute At The Webby Awards
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Last night’s 16th Annual Webby Awards saw a tribute to Apple co-founder Steve Jobs. The tribute was introduced by the actors who starred in some of Apple’s most well-known advertisements. Justin Long and John Hodgman, better known as the Mac …

Foxconn Opening New Chinese Plant Foxconn Opening New Chinese Plant

It was recently reported that Apple Inc. has teamed up with Foxconn, the Chinese supplier of iPhone and iPad devices, to improve the labor conditions in its manufacturing facilities. And now China Daily reports that Foxconn is investing $210 million …

iPhone 5 Rumor: Steve Jobs Heavily Involved In Redesign iPhone 5 Rumor: Steve Jobs Heavily Involved In Redesign

Reports of an iPhone redesign continue to roll in. On Wednesday we received word that sources had confirmed to the Wall Street Journal that the iPhone will be getting a 4-inch display, to be manufactured by LG, Sharp, and Japan …

The Social Network’s Aaron Sorkin to Adapt Steve Jobs Biopic The Social Network’s Aaron Sorkin to Adapt Steve Jobs Biopic

Aaron Sorkin will be writing a screenplay for a Sony Picture’s biopic about Steve Jobs based on Walter Isaacson’s Steve Jobs. The studio made the announcement Tuesday. This is not the indie film we have been talking about on webpronews, …

Wozniak Would Like to See an Apple Without the Walled Garden Wozniak Would Like to See an Apple Without the Walled Garden
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Given that Apple currently has more money than a country club of gods right now, it’s hard to argue with the company’s formula for success. Still, Apple’s “walled garden” is a continuous point of criticism and now one of the …

Steve Jobs in Ghostbusters Parody “Bluebusters”

It’s a little hard to remember at this point, with Apple reigning as one of the largest tech companies in the world, but back in 1984 Apple was the underdog. At that time IBM was Apple’s major competitor and Apple …

Steve Jobs Plays FDR in Corporate Retreat Video
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In case you missed it, see Steve Jobs play FDR in a corporate retreat video for Apple employees in 1984. The Full 8 minute video can be seen HERE It is definitely worth a view. It reminds me of what …

Magnolia Pictures Acquires Rights To Steve Jobs Lost Interview Magnolia Pictures Acquires Rights To Steve Jobs Lost Interview

Magnolia Pictures announced today that they have acquired the rights to a lost interview with Steve Jobs. The interview will be coming to select theaters later this month, with a video release to come after. In 1995 Steve Jobs was …

Josh Gad To Play Steve Wozniak In Jobs Biopic?

Broadway star Josh Gad may be about to take on the role of Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak in Jobs, the indie biopic about the life of Steve Jobs. Slated to begin shooting next month, the film will follow Jobs’s life …