News about 'Steve Jobs'

Jul 11, 2013

First Apple Computer Sold: Apple-1 Fetches $388K at Online Auction

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Apple-1: First Apple Computer Sold Credit: Christie’s Auction An Apple 1 Personal Computer, one of the first computers built by Steve Jobs and Steve Wozniak, fetched $387,750 during Christie’s online auction on Tuesday, July 9, 2013. Christie’s auctioned off 10 items that form part of Apple history. The Apple-1 machine was designed by Wozniak and […]


May 26, 2013

Vintage Apple $668,000 auction value sets record in Germany

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Vintage Apple $668,000 Credit: Wikimedia Commons A vintage Apple computer was sold for $668,000 at an auction in Berlin, Germany, according Breker auction house on Saturday, May 25, 2013. The Apple 1, sold to an Asian client, reportedly set a record auction value. Apple co-founders Steve Jobs and Steve Wozniak reportedly built the 1976 computer […]


Oct 30, 2012

Steve Jobs yacht ‘Venus’ unveiled in the Netherlands, powered with Apple’s iMac (Video)

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Venus, Steve Jobs‘ secret yacht, was spotted for the first time publicly on Sunday, October 28, 2012 in Aalsmeer, Netherlands, as shown in the video below. The ship of the late Apple‘s co-founder and CEO was unveiled, a year after he passed away, and was also mentioned in his biography book, written by Walter Isaacson. […]


Jan 20, 2012

Apple Announcement: iBooks 2 And iBooks Author For Digital Textbooks Unveiled

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iBooks 2 on the iPad Image Credit: Apple Apple unveiled iBooks 2 in an Apple press event held at New York‘s Guggenheim Museum on Thursday, January 19, 2012, technology news sites reported that day. According to reports, iBooks 2 will give a “new textbook experience” for the iPad. It is a free application for the […]


Jan 17, 2012

Steve Jobs doll sale and production stopped due to ‘immense pressure’ from Apple, In Icons says

Steve Jobs doll sale and production stopped due to 'immense pressure' from Apple, In Icons says
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In Icons, the Steve Jobs dolls maker, announced on Sunday, January 15, 2012 that it has stopped the sale and production of the said figurines, citing “immense pressure” from Apple lawyers. Steve Jobs doll Image Credit: InIcons.com According to a press release by In Icons on its official website that day, the production and sale […]


Dec 14, 2011

Apple founding document sold for nearly $1.6 million at Sotheby’s Auction (Video)

Apple founding document sold for nearly $1.6 million at Sotheby's Auction (Video)
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The original copy of the founding document of Apple was sold for nearly $1.6 million at Sotheby’s Auction in New York on Tuesday, December 13, 2011, in which the video of the last bidding is shown below. Part of the Apple founding document, bearing the signatures of Steve Wozniak, Steve Jobs, and Ronald Wayne Image […]


Dec 14, 2011

Time Magazine 2011 “Person of the Year” is “The Protester” (Photo)

Time Magazine 2011 "Person of the Year" is "The Protester" (Photo)
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Updated: December 19, 2012 11:00 p.m. Read Obama is Time Person of the Year 2012 Time Magazine named “The Protester” as the 2011 “Person of the Year”, as shown in the photo of the magazine cover below, as announced on Wednesday, December 14, 2011. 2011 Person of the Year Image Credit: Time.com As noted at […]


Dec 13, 2011

Steve Jobs bio leads the list of 2011 Amazon’s top 10 best-selling books

Steve Jobs bio leads the list of 2011 Amazon’s top 10 best-selling books
By in Internet, Lifestyle, Shopping, Technology, World 1 comment

Amazon.com announced on Monday, December 12, 2011 its list of the top 10 best-selling books of 2011 overall, and the Steve Jobs bio landed as best-selling book of the year. Copies of Steve Jobs bio book Image Credit: Paul Sakuma/AP According to a press release posted on its official website that day, ‘Steve Jobs‘ by […]


Nov 29, 2011

Apple founding contract document for auction at Sotheby’s, expected to be sold for $150,000 (Photo)

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Updated: December 14, 2011 11:10 p.m. Read Apple founding document sold for nearly $1.6 million at Sotheby’s Auction (Video) Apple’s founding contract will be for auction at Sotheby’s this coming December 13, 2011, as shown in the photo below, and is expected to be sold for $150,000. As noted at Sothebys.com, the three-page document was […]


Nov 4, 2011

Steve Jobs biography: Book sold 379,000 copies in the US in first week

Steve Jobs biography: Book sold 379,000 copies in the US in first week
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The Steve Jobs biography book reportedly sold nearly 380,000 copies in the US in its first week after it was released last October 24, nineteen days after he passed away. Steve Jobs biography book Image Credit: AppleInsider.com According to a post TheBookSeller.com on Wednesday, November 2, 2011, BookScan US data revealed that the Steve Jobs […]