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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 …

Can Apple Survive In The Post-Jobs Era? Can Apple Survive In The Post-Jobs Era?

By pretty much any standard you care to use, Steve Jobs was absolutely crucial to Apple’s success in recent years. Products like the iPhone and iPad – which together account for a majority of Apple’s revenue – were created in …

Steve Jobs Had A Willy Wonka Golden Ticket Idea Steve Jobs Had A Willy Wonka Golden Ticket Idea

Since the death of Apple co-founder Steve Jobs, various little anecdotes abouts the deeply private man have come to the surface. Many were revealed in Walter Isaacson’s bestselling biography, but stories about Jobs have come from all directions. Today’s revelation …

Google, Apple Execs Meet with Ferrari CEO Google, Apple Execs Meet with Ferrari CEO

Ferrari President and Chairman Luca di Montezemolo was in the San Francisco bay area over the weekend to give a speech at Stanford, and met up with Apple CEO Tim Cook and “heads of Google” for some exclusive face time. …

Lost Interview Tapes Shed Light On Steve Jobs’s Time Away From Apple Lost Interview Tapes Shed Light On Steve Jobs’s Time Away From Apple

In 1985 Steve Jobs left Apple, just six years after Apple was created, Steve Jobs was kicked out. He would spend the next eleven years away from the company he helped found, working on a variety of projects – most …

The Ashton Kutcher / Steve Jobs Movie Has A Crappy Working Title, Hitting Theaters In Q4

On April Fool’s Day, we were hit with the news that Ashton Kutcher was set to play iconic Apple co-founder Steve Jobs in an upcoming indie biopic. The internet exploded, as some people thought it was a joke. Those that …

Brazilian City Names a Street after Steve Jobs

In Jundlai, Brazil you can now take a stroll down Steve Jobs Avenue, or in Portuguese, Avenida Steve Jobs. The city offering tribute to the late venture capitalist is home to a Foxconn plant, which is located not far from …

Steve Jobs Biographer: Jobs’s Android Rage Was Real Steve Jobs Biographer: Jobs’s Android Rage Was Real
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Yesterday we brought you news of interesting claims by Google CEO Larry Page about Steve Jobs’s feelings about Android. When asked about his relationship with Jobs in light of Jobs’s frustrations over Android, Page said that he felt “the Android …

Ashton Kutcher Offends Country Music Community

Ashton Kutcher is well-known for his silly personality; as the lovable, sex-crazed goofball Michael Kelso on “That ’70s show“, he won his way into the hearts of millions. He kept his fan base young and interested as the host and …

Ashton Kutcher Wants An Oscar For The Steve Jobs Biopic
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I think that we can all agree on our initial reaction to the news that Ashton Kutcher was set to portray Steve Jobs in an upcoming biopic. “What?” But after everyone settled down and it was confirmed that it wasn’t …

Cops Bust Up House Party Because Of…Steve Jobs?

It sounds like something from a sitcom; something cute but not without humor which isn’t afraid to poke fun of itself a little bit. “Suburgatory”, perhaps? Nevertheless, it’s true: a woman called the cops to bust up a house party …

Wozniak: Ashton Kutcher As Steve Jobs A Great Choice
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Yesterday we brought you news that none other than Ashton Kutcher had been selected to play Steve Jobs in an upcoming independent biopic simply called Jobs. Though initial reports (which came out on Sunday) were thought to be an April …

The Ashton Kutcher as Steve Jobs Biopic is Happening

Last year, investor and Twitter elite Ashton Kutcher joined the cast of the hit show Two and a Half Men, replacing Charlie Sheen after Sheen had a well-publicized “episode” and disagreement with the show’s creator Chuck Lorre. He joined the …

Apple Inspires Cult-Like Religious Reaction In People Apple Inspires Cult-Like Religious Reaction In People
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Apple is a company and brand that has a lot of fans. Those fans can sometimes make Trekkies look like well-balanced, normal members of society. This just begs the question: is there a line between fanaticism and outright religious devotion? …