Apple Signs Universal Music for Upcoming Cloud Based Service [iCloud]

Apple Universal iCloud Deal

Apple has cut a licensing deal with Universal Music Group according to the latest report published by CNET. This will enable Apple’s iCloud music store to offer songs from the largest of the four top record companies. It is widely believed that Apple has now signed deals with all the top four record companies as well as major music publishers, … Read More

Apple’s ‘iCloud’ Icon Revealed Ahead of WWDC Keynote Event

iCloud icon revealed

Apple has started decorating the Moscone West conference center in San Francisco as it does before every event, and even went a step further by setting up a banner of the “iCloud” service in clear daylight. The picture above, which appears to have been taken by someone looking into the conference center, shows the words ‘iCloud’ in Apple’s classic font, … Read More

Steve Jobs to Unveil Mac OS X Lion, iOS 5 and iCloud During Keynote Event

Apple WWDC 2011

On Tuesday Apple issued a press release where the company confirmed that during WWDC 2011 Apple’s CEO Steve Jobs will unveil Mac OS X Lion, iOS 5 and iCloud. The announcement came in as a surprise as Apple usually does not reveal major product / software announcements in a press release before the keynote event. Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) will … Read More

Bon Jovi: Steve Jobs Killed The Music Business

Steve Jobs gets blamed for a lot of things by a lot of people, with my better half blaming Jobs for my constant buying shiny toys for example. Now though legendary rocker Bon Jovi has slammed the Apple co-founder for ‘killing the music business’.

iOS 4.3 to Bring Personal Hotspot, iTunes Home Sharing, Customizable iPad Switch

At Apple’s iPad 2 keynote today Steve Jobs announced some of the features that will be introduced to our iOS devices when Apple launches its iOS 4.3 software, which will ship with the second-generation tablet on March 11th, and will presumably be available for other devices around the same date. Firstly, Apple has made some improvements to Safari, which it … Read More

Steve Jobs Talks About iPad’s Success & Domination at Today’s Keynote

If you’ve been following our coverage of Apple’s keynote this morning, you’ll already know that rumors Steve Jobs would present the event are true. And the first thing on Steve’s agenda, as is common at these events, is to talk about Apple’s success, noting that its iPad has over 90% of the market share and has generated $9.5 billion in … Read More

Steve Jobs To Attend iPad 2 Launch Event?

Steve Jobs

According to a new rumor reported by Italian site setteB.IT [Google translation] Apple’s CEO Steve Jobs is expected to appear at today’s iPad 2 keynote event. The site believes that Jobs will unveil the second gen iPad : Yes, all odds are against us, yet we have reassuring information. We want to tip the balance and we believe that the … Read More

Steve Jobs, Mark Zuckerberg and Other Tech CEOs Dine With President Obama

We recently reported that President Obama met with some of the highly influential CEOs from technology industry, in a private dinner on Thursday night. The guest list included Steve Jobs, Mark Zuckerberg, Eric Schmidt, Oracle’s Larry Ellison, and other business leaders. The White House today released a pair of photographs and one of them shows Steve Jobs sitting on President … Read More

Apple’s CEO Steve Jobs and “friends” to meet US President Today

Steve Jobs is to be part of a group of influential technology industry people to meet with the US President (Barack Obama) in San Francisco today, Thursday. Others included in the guest list are Eric Schmidt (Google CEO 0.5) and Mark Zuckerberg (Faceblah). The purpose of the meeting is, according to the White House, to “discuss our shared goal of … Read More

Apple Inc. (AAPL) Reports Best Sales Quarter Ever

After a brief panic related to the concerning news about Steve Jobs, Apple’s CEO, which we reported on a couple of days ago, Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) bounced back with its best ever sales report in the company’s history. And the small dip in its share price seems to have reversed almost completely today. Analysts are now confirming that a $450 target … Read More

Steve Jobs Announces Medical Leave Once More (AAPL)

In an internal memo to Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) employees Apple CEO Steve Jobs has announced that he has taken medical leave again to focus on his health. Here is his full statement to Apple Inc. employees : At my request, the board of directors has granted me a medical leave of absence so I can focus on my health. I will continue as … Read More

Steve Jobs to Partner Rupert Murdoch at iPad “Daily” Launch Event?

The Wall Street Journal is reporting that Steve Jobs will be on stage next week with News Corps’s CEO Rupert Murdoch to introduce the “Daily”, a new foray into digital news publishing on Apple’s iPad, being pioneered by News Corp. with some serious behind the scenes assistance from Apple. It is currently rumoured that the event will be held on … Read More

FT names Steve Jobs “Person of the Year”

The Financial Times, Britain’s premier business newspaper, has named Apple’s Steve Jobs their “Person of the Year 2010″. In the last 12 months Jobs has picked up the “gong” for “CEO of the Decade” twice; once from MarketWatch this year, and perviously last year from Fortune. And now he’s grabbed this title from the FT also. The full article also has … Read More

Apple’s (AAPL) co-founder Steve Jobs CEO of the Decade for the Second time

CEO of The Decade Steve Jobs

Last year Fortune declared co-founder of Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL), Steve Jobs the CEO of the Decade. And this year MarketWatch have awarded him that same accolade. Here’s a brief overview of Steve’s career, in very broad terms, from Fortune last year : How’s this for a gripping corporate story line: Youthful founder gets booted from his company in the 1980s, returns … Read More