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Jony Ive in Conversation with Vanity Fair’s Graydon Carter

Jony Ive in Conversation with Vanity Fair’s Graydon Carter

| November 5, 2014 | 0 Comments

Vanity Fair editor Graydon Carter and Apple’s senior vice president of design, Jonathan Ive, sat down for a wide-ranging discussion at the Vanity Fair New Establishment Summit in San Francisco. Ive spoke candidly about what he learned from late Apple founder and C.E.O. Steve Jobs, how he feels about competitors whose products border on “theft,” […]

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Tim Cook: I’m proud to be gay

Tim Cook: I’m proud to be gay

| October 31, 2014 | 0 Comments

Apple’s chief executive publicly confirmed that he is gay in an essay published by Bloomberg Businessweek. The 53-year-old wrote he was inspired by Dr Martin Luther King to set aside his desire for privacy to do “something more important.” Cook said he hopes to support and inspire others by coming out. While I have never […]

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Scrollbar History – UI design is difficult

Scrollbar History – UI design is difficult

| July 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

Some interesting UI design history from Jack Wellborn at Worms and Viruses: While watching the video, I couldn’t help but notice two snippets at the 7:36 mark from 1982 about scroll bars. First, an Apple engineer shows how scrolling works in the Lisa, followed immediately by a similar demo from Xerox. This juxtaposition immediately struck […]

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WWDC 1997 – Fireside Chat with Steve Jobs

WWDC 1997 – Fireside Chat with Steve Jobs

| May 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

In this fireside chat at the Worldwide Developer Conference (WWDC) 1997 Steve Jobs explains how he wants to turn Apple around. Directly from a VHS tape (probably second generation analog copy), digitized April 2013 by Jason Molenda. The Original file can be downloaded from http://molenda.com/videos/1997-wwdc-steve-jobs/

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What I Learned Negotiating With Steve Jobs

What I Learned Negotiating With Steve Jobs

| April 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

By Heidi Roizen Fresh out of Stanford Business School, I started a software company, T/Maker, with my brother Peter. He was the software architect and I was, well, everything else. Our little company was among the first to ship software for the Macintosh…

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