Tag: steve jobs

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Review: Steve Jobs

I’ve just come back from watching Steve Jobs and to be honest, it was a bit of a downer. I read the Walter Isaacson biography of Jobs as soon as it came out, though it was so depressing, it took me about six months to finish it. I like my Apple prodcuts as much as the next ...

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End of an era

I wrote a brief tribute to Steve Jobs a few weeks ago when he stepped down as CEO of Apple. It was inevitable that the next major news we would hear regarding his health would be negative. And so it was. I woke up to the news of his death on Thursday morning. I’m not good with ...

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A smaller iPad on the way?

Some say “yes”, others vehemently shout “never”! After El Jobs lambasted the very idea of a 7″ tablet on a call a few months back, the concept of an iPad-mini or anything like that has been the stuff of dreams. Recently though, the rumour mill has started to turn again, sending forth whispers of a ...

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Can we move on now, please?

Steve Jobs has finally responded to all of the rumour and gossip about his health and put out a press release clarifying the situation. I find this depressing on a couple of levels. One, the fact that a single human being's health has been so inextricably linked to the success of a complex and multi-talented ...

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Predictions for Macworld

I can't believe it's come around again... it seems like only yesterday I was wading knee-deep through outlandish claims and rumours regarding what new products Apple would announce at Macworld. Hands up: I'm a Mac geek. A "fanboi", if you will. I've been using Macs for over 10 years now (so not a recent convert) ...