Biography

Jony Ive: The Apple design genius

In 2014, Leander Kahney delivered a biography of the then Apple employee and chief designer of the Cupertino group with "Jony Ive: The Apple Design Genius". On 368 pages and in 13 chapters there are biographical details as well as information about the design of well-known Apple products. From Steve Jobs' return to the Apple company and the iMac to the iPod...

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Tim Cook: The genius that continues Apple's success story

With "Tim Cook: The genius who continues Apple's success story" Leander Kahney delivered a kind of biography about the current Apple boss in 2019. After reading the official Steve Jobs biography, the contents of this book may seem a bit flimsy. However, it does provide some insight into the world of Tim Cook, his leadership style at Apple and...

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Steve Jobs: The Authorized Bio of the Apple Founder

With Steve Jobs: The Authorized Biography of the Apple Founder, Walter Isaacson has published the first and only work that not only traces Steve Jobs' life, but was fueled with information from himself. The bestseller was released in 2011, the year the Apple founder died. Everything you need to know about the book, which versions are available and...

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Michael Fassbender as Steve Jobs

Steve Jobs - The 2015 movie. Is it worth watching?

Of course, Steve Jobs' life story is of particular interest for an apple knight - however, a glorified and unreflected narrative style is of little interest. It is all the more gratifying that Danny Boyle's "Steve Jobs" is now a cinematic biography (biopic) (and can soon (2015/2016) be downloaded from Amazon: here is the link to (pre)order the film), which offers a really exciting look to the ambivalent...

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