Steve Jobs

It's Not a Correction - Apple Is Doomed

Endeavour Press | Posted 13.01.2013 | UK Tech
Endeavour Press

In the last month, Apple's stock has taken a battering. The share hit an all time high of $705 after the latest iPhone was launched. Since then it has fallen by 20%. That officially puts the stock in bear market territory. In seven weeks, $130 billion has been wiped off the company's value - that's more than the GDP of Thailand.

Steve Jobs' Yacht Finished One Year After His Death

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 29.12.2012 | UK Tech

Apple founder Steve Jobs was never one to do things without careful thought. That translated into the look and feel of the products he made - and also...

WATCH: Tim Cook's Heartbreaking Tribute To Steve Jobs

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 05.12.2012 | UK Tech

Apple CEO Tim Cook has paid tribute to Steve Jobs, the company's former CEO and co-founder who died a year ago from a rare form of pancreatic cancer. ...

6 Big Mistakes Apple Has Made In The Year Since Steve Jobs Died

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 04.12.2012 | UK Tech

Apple co-founder, CEO and icon Steve Jobs died a year ago today, on 5 October 2011. When he died, from a rare form of pancreatic cancer, the compan...

Is Innovation Still a Male Feat?

Preetam Kaushik | Posted 01.12.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Preetam Kaushik

It is not that there have not been famous women, but it so happens that an invention or thought leadership is seldom associated with Women. While the world is increasingly becoming a place where women are becoming a dominant force at work, you still don't have a certain Ms Jobs who is associated with innovation and the one who could drive a cult following that Jobs has been able to achieve.

Apple CEO Apologises For Maps

Huffington Post UK | Charlie Lindlar/Michael Rundle | Posted 28.09.2012 | UK Tech

Apple CEO Tim Cook has published an extraordinary and unprecedented apology for his company's bungled release of its new mobile Maps application. T...

Smartphone Wars: Steve Jobs Crusade Against Android Gathering Steam?

Preetam Kaushik | Posted 27.10.2012 | UK Tech
Preetam Kaushik

For a patent case that dragged on for more than a year, starting with the Apple suit against Samsung in a San Jose, Calif. District Court in April 2011, the verdict came out surprisingly quick: the nine member jury took just around three days of deliberations to decide on over 700 questions on various technical matters.

Steve Jobs: The Exotic And Tragic Family History of Apple's Late Visionary

Huffington Post UK | Posted 06.12.2012 | UK Tech

Everyone knows Steve Jobs as a visionary and inventor, who co-founded Apple and helped to invent all of its most iconic products, including the iPhone...

Steve Jobs 'Reincarnated As A Divine Being'

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 22.10.2012 | UK Tech

The late Apple co-founder Steve Jobs has been reincarnated as a 'divine being', according to a Buddhist abbot in Thailand. The Bangkok Post reports...

How I survived Steve Jobs, Mulberry & a Life of Excess . . .

Daniel Warner | Posted 07.10.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Daniel Warner

Recently I have been seriously considering selling everything I own.

Media Studies Or Classics? It's a No Brainer

Hilary Robinson | Posted 17.09.2012 | UK Universities & Education
Hilary Robinson

Shakespeare once said "the education of circumstance is superior to that of tuition" and so when I am asked, as if often the case, about the perception and relevance of media studies compared with traditional subjects, I remain ambivalent.

Phobias: How Buttons, Garlic, Chickens And Clowns Can Leave Us Fearing For Our Lives (PICTURES)

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 25.06.2012 | UK

No laughing matter: Extreme fear of clowns is known as coulrophobia Imagine an existence where the prospect of buttoning a cardigan could send yo...

Stylus is Tip of the Iceberg

Trevor Davies | Posted 20.08.2012 | UK Tech
Trevor Davies

Unlike Steve Jobs, Microsoft aren't shy about letting people use a stylus on their new Surface tablet, or a keyboard for that matter. But Jobs missed out on his own multi-billion pound industry which gets its own trade show in London this summer.

Think A MacBook Is Expensive?

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 15.08.2012 | UK Tech

A functioning Apple 1 computer, the first designed, built and sold by Apple co-founders Steve Jobs and Steve Wozniak has sold at auction for £240,929...

PHOTO: Which Star Has Joined The Steve Jobs Biopic?

PA | Posted 14.06.2012 | UK Entertainment

Dermot Mulroney has joined the cast of one of the Steve Jobs biopics. The My Best Friend's Wedding star will play Mike Markkula in the indie film f...

PHOTOS: Ashton Sets To Work Playing Steve Jobs

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 12.06.2012 | UK Entertainment

Ashton Kutcher has set to work playing the late tech mogul Steve Jobs. The actor was spotted on the first day of production, sporting a beard and ...

Jonathan Ive, Apple Designer, Knighted At Buckingham Palace

Huffington Post UK | Melanie Hick | Posted 23.07.2012 | UK Tech

Sir Jonathan Ive, head of design at Apple, has been knighted at Buckingham Palace. The BBC reports that Apple's senior vice-president of industria...

Leave it if You Like, but Don't Fake

Preetam Kaushik | Posted 14.07.2012 | UK Tech
Preetam Kaushik

So, can degrees be written off? May or may not be! Degrees may still matter overall, but the tech world may define a new trend in hiring where it is more your ability to do what you are supposed to rather than hire people with heavy baggage of degrees.

Ashton Kutcher Turns Into Steve Jobs

Huffington Post UK | Melanie Hick | Posted 14.05.2012 | UK Tech

Ashton Kutcher has been spotted on set as he transforms into Steve Jobs for his role in the biopic of the Apple co-founder. Kutcher was seen weari...

Draw Something Picture Of The Week: Wouter 'Wally' De Backer From Gotye

Huffington Post UK | Melanie Hick | Posted 04.07.2012 | UK Tech

Wally from Gotye is this week's Draw Something picture of the week. Wally, the singer of the hit single Somebody That I Used To Know, is a hard one to...

What Apple Can Learn from Gandhi

Laxmi Hariharan | Posted 25.06.2012 | UK Tech
Laxmi Hariharan

"If it were not for Gandhi we would have made much more progress." These were the provocative words my Dad often mentioned in jest, when I was a child...

What Does John Cusack Regret?

WENN | Posted 26.04.2012 | UK Entertainment

Actor John Cusack regrets not taking up a chance to invest in Apple stock when iTunes was just a good idea - because he'd be a very rich man right now...

The Science of Stripes

Val Watham | Posted 12.06.2012 | UK Tech
Val Watham

I want to find out whether it's true that vertical stripes are more flattering than horizontal or whether Steve Jobs and Coco Chanel had it right and black is best. Material World agreed that this is a question people would be interested in and I'm now planning the experiment.

Is Apple Doomed? Yes - But Only as Doomed as Everything Else

Michael Rundle | Posted 22.05.2012 | UK Tech
Michael Rundle

Yes, in a finite universe it is basically inevitable Apple will run into trouble. But it is a mistake to see in Apple's enormous recent success, or even in Steve Jobs' death, a set-up for its eventual total failure.

From Insanely Great To Insanely Doomed - Why Apple Will Crash Without Steve Jobs

Endeavour Press | Posted 20.05.2012 | UK Tech
Endeavour Press

Apple is critically dependent on its products being perceived as the coolest, best-designed, most innovative on the market. But it is very hard to be cool when you are the biggest company in the world.