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Ashton Kutcher: Diet Like Steve Jobs’ Put Me In Hospital

Actor Ashton Kutcher, who plays the role of Apple co-founder Steve Jobs in the film jOBS, told reporters after the film’s Sundance premiere, that he was hospitalized for two days before the movie started shooting. He reportedly said (via TV Guide) that he had adopted the “fruitarian diet” that Jobs was known to have lived on (as documented in Walter …

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First Clip From jOBS Hits The Web [Video]

Entertainment Tonight has posted the first clip we’ve seen from the upcoming Steve Jobs biopic jOBS, starring Ashton Kutcher and Josh Gad as Jobs and Steve Wozniak. The clip features the duo in a scene talking about Wozniak’s operating system. Kutcher and Gad will appear at Macworld/iWorld next week to talk about their experiences playing the roles of Apple’s co-founders. …

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jOBS Release Date Announced as April 19th

UPDATE: The very first clip has also been released. Check it out here. The highly-anticipated Steve Jobs biopic jOBS just got an official release date: April 19th. The last we heard on this, we simply received a generic “April” release target. The film stars Ashton Kutcher in the title role of Steve Jobs, and will make its world premiere on …

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jOBS Stars Ashton Kutcher And Josh Gad To Speak At MacWorld/iWorld

Ashton Kutcher and Josh Gad, who will be seen in the roles of Steve Jobs and Steve Wozniak, respectively, in the upcoming film jOBS, will appear on the main stage at the Macworld/iWorld event on Thursday, January 31. According to the MacWorld/iWorld site (via 9to5Mac), the two will share their experiences “playing the technology industry’s two most celebrated and influential …

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Man Who Burgled Steve Jobs’ House Gets 7 Years

35-year-old Kariem McFarlin, the guy who entered the late Steve Jobs’ Palo Alto home and stole thousands of dollars worth of Apple products and other items last year, is going to spend at least a few years in the slammer. A Judge has just sentenced McFarlin to 7 years in a California state penitentiary. McFarlin was arrested back in August …

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Larry Page: Facebook Is ‘Doing a Really Bad Job on Their Products’

In one of the more direct challenges to Facebook that he’s ever made publicly, Google CEO Larry Page said that they’re “doing a really bad job on their products.” The statement came in an interview with Wired. Wired’s Steve Levy asked Page whether Google was motivated by competition in the world of social, which he claimed was a “field dominated …

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Check Out Josh Gad as Steve Wozniak in ‘jOBS’

We know that Ashton Kutcher looks so much like a young Steve Jobs that it’s kind of scary. Seriously, in terms of physical appearance, it’s hard to think of a better casting job. Now, whether or not that uncanny physical appearance will translate into a good performance, and if a good performance will be able to carry the movie is …

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jOBS, the Ashton Kutcher as Steve Jobs One, Gets April Release Date

After screening as the closing night selection at Sundance, the Ashton Kutcher vehicle jOBS will open to the public some time in April. At least that’s the target according to makers Five Star Feature Films. They’ve also announced a distribution partner. Open Road Films, an independent distribution company founded in 2011, will get the honors of releasing the new film. …

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‘Safari’ Wasn’t Named ‘Freedom’ Because That Sounded Like a Feminine Hygiene Product

Steve Jobs apparently liked the name “Freedom” for a web browser. Makes sense – Apple’s foray into the browser world could have been seen as “freedom” from the oppressive rule of Internet Explorer. But “Freedom” was nixed, in part to concerns that Apple’s yet-to-be-released browser should not be named after a feminne hygiene product. At least that’s how the story …

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Ashton Kutcher Nails the Steve Jobs Look, Film to Show at Sundance

When we heard the news that Ashton Kutcher was set to star as Apple co-founder Steve Jobs in a 2013 biopic, I think some of us thought it was a joke. I mean, the news did hit around April Fool’s Day. But once the knee-jerk reaction was over and I had the chance to think about it a little more, …

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Aaron Sorkin Reveals the Structure of the Steve Jobs Biopic

Back in May we learned that Aaron Sorkin, creator of The West Wing, The Newsroom and screenwriter of The Social Network would be the one to pen Sony Pictures’ Steve Jobs biopic, based (closely or loosely, we’re not sure) on Walter Isaacson’s bestseller Steve Jobs. And ever since, we’ve been filling in the puzzle with pieces directly from Sorkin himself, …

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Steve Jobs Now Has A Building Named After Him

You’ve seen the Steve Jobs statues, the wax figure, and the secret Steve Jobs yacht. Now, Pixar has named a building after him. It’s called, aptly, The Steve Jobs Building, and it’s the studio’s main building. Pixar’s Junn Lee shared a photo of the building in a tweet: Follow @ijunns Junn Lee @ijunns Reposting a friends picture of the newly …

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