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Jobs micromanaging Tablet marketing

The WSJ has noticed that Steve Jobs concerns himself with “even the smallest details” of new Apple products. This latest retread is flavored with tablets.

WSJ: Jobs had a liver transplant

From the Wall Street Journal: Steve Jobs, who has been on medical leave from Apple Inc. since January to treat an undisclosed medical condition, received a liver transplant in Tennessee about two months ago. The chief executive has been recovering … Continue reading

First Impressions: iPhone 3G S [Verdict: Worth My Wait]

Say what you will about the 3G S &mdash that it seems more like version 2.5, instead of 3.0; that it looks exactly like the 3G and, at the very least, should have featured some design tweaks (like new colors); … Continue reading

Woz: Jobs healthy and energetic

From Cult of Mac: Apple cofounder Steve Wozniak on Wednesday said Steve Jobs is “healthy, energetic” and “doesn’t sound like he’s sick.”

Amazing Jobs portrait built from Apple marketing slogans

Here’s to the level-headed ones. The sociable. The orthodox. The builders of consensus. Illustration: Dylan Roscover via Cult of Mac.

George Will: Steve Jobs is an infantile poser

The excellent conservative writer George Will has an amusing, if very old-mannish rant up about denim, which to him is an emblem of America’s disordered national psyche. There’s a great bit in the middle, echoing a line from a Daniel … Continue reading

Dan Lyons smacks CNBC’s Jim Goldman down: “You should apologize to Gizmodo”

“There are two kinds of Apple reporters,” remarks Dan Lyons in his awe-inspiring thrashing of CNBC’s Jim Goldman. “There are those that accept the company will lie to them, and then there are those that get snowballed and punked, like … Continue reading

Jobs weight loss due to “hormone imbalance”, says Jobs

I have given more than my all to Apple for the past 11 years now. I will be the first one to step up and tell our Board of Directors if I can no longer continue to fulfill my duties … Continue reading

Reuters gets snarky about Steve Jobs’ lack of death

It’s already been changed on the live site, but my feed reader cached this wonderful headline from Reuters regarding the most recent Apple keynote: “Alive Jobs unveils Apple’s “thinnest” iPod” Not the funniest joke in the world, but hilarious to … Continue reading

Apple stock falls despite record quarter and promise of new products

Despite having a record quarter, Apple’s stock price took a 10-point hit on earning statings. Why? Because Apple’s future projections are characteristically understated and Apple’s CFO Peter Oppenheimer wouldn’t answer questions about Steve Jobs’ health. From Wired: Epicenter: When inquired … Continue reading