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Steve Jobs' health is not a private matter

Betanews – 2011-01-31

By Joe Wilcox, Betanews Sadly, I must reaffirm my position stated during Apple CEO Steve Jobs' last medical leave, in January 2009: His health situation isn't a private matter, and, frankly, it's even less so now. The seeming suddenness of Jobs' more recent medical leave, which this time is open-ended, raises reasonably disconcerting questions about how long he can continue as chief executive and whether Apple has in place an appropriate succession plan. I didn't expect to return to this topic...
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Inside Apple: The Company Behind Steve Jobs

Author Adam Lashinsky says his book is not a biography of Steve Jobs, but of Apple | BusinessWeek – 2012-01-20

Graphic book reimagines key time in Steve Jobs' life

(Reuters) - Another new book about late Apple co-founder Steve Jobs is hitting bookshelves next month, this one a graphic narrative exploring the innovator's spiritual development, the publishers... | Reuters – 2011-12-15

Less than two months after release, 'Steve Jobs' is Amazon's top seller of 2011

Walter Isaacson's authorized biography of late Apple cofounder and CEO Steve Jobs has become the best-selling book of 2011 on Amazon.com less than two months after it was released. | San Jose Mercury News – 2011-12-07

Steve Jobs nominated as Time's Person of the Year

Apple cofounder Steve Jobs has been nominated for Time magazine's Person of the Year award; if he wins, he would be the first person to receive the award posthumously. | San Jose Mercury News – 2011-11-10

Did Steve Jobs salutes turn snarky too soon?

The New York Times Tributes to Steve Jobs were published immediately upon news of his October death. Those salutes turned snarky within 18 hours, says Alex Williams. “There was a time when the... | Poynter. – 2011-11-03

Steve Jobs bio: 379,000 U.S. sales and counting

Walter Isaacson's Steve Jobs biography has clearly been successful, topping best-seller lists ahead of its release, but new numbers reveal the extent of that success. The 656-page book has sold... | GigaOM – 2011-11-02

Steve Jobs biography tops bestsellers

Walter Isaacson's authorised biography of the Apple CEO ships more than 37,000 copies in first five days on sale in UKThere may not have been overnight queues of fans like those for the release of a... | Guardian – 2011-11-02

Steve Jobs wanted to help New York Times, bonded with Rupert Murdoch

“Steve Jobs“ In his new biography of Steve Jobs, Walter Isaacson describes some of the behind-the-scenes dealings between the Apple CEO and publishers after the iPad was launched in 2010. ”I would... | Poynter. – 2011-10-26

Reviewers praise new Steve Jobs biography

NEW YORK (Reuters) - The biography of late Apple Inc. co-founder Steve Jobs' hit the bookstores on Monday, and reviewers wasted little time in heaping praise on the much-anticipated book destined for... | Reuters – 2011-10-25

Steve Jobs book may be Amazon's 2011 top seller

(Reuters) - The new biography of deceased Apple Inc Chief Executive Steve Jobs may be Amazon.com Inc's top-selling book of 2011, a spokeswoman at the largest Internet retailer said on Monday. | Reuters – 2011-10-24

Steve Jobs put off surgery to try alternative cancer cures, book says

The new biography also details the late Apple leader's anger with Google over Android and delves into his personal life.A new biography says Steve Jobs delayed surgery for nine months after learning... | L.A. Times – 2011-10-21

Book Business Has Big Hopes for Biography of Steve Jobs

Industry experts said the biography of Steve Jobs could easily sell millions of copies in print, audio and e-book editions. | The New York Times – 2011-10-07

ICYMI: iMemorial: Steve Jobs honored on front pages, magazine covers, news & tech websites

See how Boing Boing, Wired and other tech sites covered Steve Jobs death Wednesday, and how California newspapers and others around the world covered it Thursday morning. | Poynter. – 2011-10-07

Josh? It’s Steve Jobs. We have a really big problem.

When Josh Quittner, now editorial director of Flipboard, wrote a story on the former Apple CEO for Time, the magazine inadvertently betrayed two of Jobs's core values: his obsession with controlling... | GigaOM – 2011-10-07

Steve Jobs left Apple strong

A day after Steve Jobs' death, while the family and colleagues of Apple's former CEO kept funeral details under tight wraps, tech analysts on Thursday issued largely upbeat forecasts for the company... | San Jose Mercury News – 2011-10-07

iMemorial: Steve Jobs honored on front pages, magazine covers, news & tech websites

Twitter streamed with tributes to Apple co-founder Steve Jobs as word of his death spread Wednesday night. On Thursday, newspaper front pages honored the 56-year-old technology innovator who changed... | Poynter. – 2011-10-06

Pre-orders soar for authorized Steve Jobs bio

An authorized biography of Steve Jobs was high on best-seller lists within hours of Apple's announcement of his death. And publisher Simon & Schuster announced Thursday that the release date has been... | Boston.com – 2011-10-06

Steve Jobs Biography Arrives in October, a Month Early

Steve Jobs's death has prompted Simon & Schuster to move up the publication date for his much-anticipated biography by Walter Issacson. The CBS-owned publishing unit has moved up the release date for... | AllThingsD – 2011-10-06

Fortune Releases Steve Jobs History E-Book

"All About Steve: The Story of Steve Jobs and Apple from the Pages of Fortune" has been released on Amazon as a Kindle book. | PC World – 2011-10-03

Gallery: Steve Jobs throughout the years

Steve Jobs has had a number of ups and downs over the years. Check out this history in magazine covers depicting his dramatic rise, fall and triumphant return to Apple, as well as his product... | GigaOM – 2011-08-25

Steve Maich Appointed Publisher and Editor-in-Chief of Sportsnet Magazine

TORONTO, Aug. 3, 2011 /CNW/ - Ken Whyte, Executive Vice-President, Rogers Publishing Limited, today announced the appointment of Steve Maich as Publisher and Editor-in-Chief of Sportsnet magazine. ... | CNW – 2011-08-03

Here's What Steve Forbes Is Telling His Staff About That Brutal Fortune Article

"The intention is to harm our business," the publisher says. That's probably a stretch. But it is a good read. | AllThingsD – 2011-07-28

Walter Isaacson book 'iSteve' renamed 'Steve Jobs: A Biography'

Walter Isaacson's biography of Steve Jobs, already a top seller months before its release, is dropping the title "iSteve: The Book of Jobs" in favor of "Steve Jobs: A Biography." | L.A. Times – 2011-07-07

Apple CEO Steve Jobs gets comic book bio treatment

Publisher Bluewater Productions said Monday it will bring a 32-page biography of iconic Apple CEO Steve Jobs to comic book shops, bookstores and online retailers Aug. 24. | San Jose Mercury News – 2011-06-14

Steve Jobs the Comic Book Hero: An Exclusive Look

PCWorld managed to snag previews of some of the pages, although they are a work-in-progress as the pages have not yet been colored or had speech bubbles put in. | PC World – 2011-06-14

The Apple has landed: Steve Jobs' plans for futuristic new campus

Steve Jobs gave a masterclass in how to charm your local council planning meeting this week, personally presenting for 20 minutes on its ambitious plans for a new headquarters in Cupertino.The small... | Guardian – 2011-06-09

Boot up: Apple's Steve Jobs authorised biography to be released next year, and more

Plus iPhone jailbreaking 'an industry in itself', and the iPad forces Adobe out of its mouldA quick burst of 10 links for you to chew over, as picked by the Technology teamSteve Jobs Authorized... | Guardian – 2011-04-11

Steve Jobs Bio Released Next Year

The book, called 'iSteve: The Book of Jobs,' will be based on interviews that author Walter Isaacson has held with the Apple co-founder and his family, says publisher Simon & Schuster | BusinessWeek – 2011-04-11

iPad 2: An underwhelming launch - and what about Steve Jobs?

It's not hard to read Steve Jobs' surprise appearance at Wednesday's iPad 2 unveiling as a mark of desperation. Is Apple so in need of a boost to its share price that it needed to haul Jobs out of... | Guardian – 2011-03-03

It's time Apple came clean about Steve Jobs' health

By Joe Wilcox, Betanews Apple can no longer remain silent about its CEO's health. This is no longer a debate about corporate responsibility or fair disclosure to shareholders. Now that Paparazzi are... | Betanews – 2011-02-22

Abrams hires Steve Ross for new books unit

Publishing executive Steve Ross has joined Abrams Artists Agency as director of a new books division. | Yahoo – 2010-07-12

Steve Brill & Gordon Crovitz

Their Journalism Online is trying to restore the ability of online media companies to charge for their content. | Folio Mag – 2010-03-31

Steve Buttry Named E&P's Editor of the Year

In a choice that reflects a newspaper industry in transition, Steve Buttry, who just left Gazette Communications in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, to join Allbritton Communication's digital local news venture... | Editor And Publisher – 2010-02-25

Steve Jobs' Wall Street Journal Visit Reportedly Included Arguments Against Flash

Building on comments reportedly made by Apple CEO Steve Jobs at a town hall meeting for company employees last month, Valleywag claims that Jobs focused a significant amount of effort during his... | The Huffington Post – 2010-02-18

After Months of Negotiations, Steve Rubin Becomes 'Publisher At Large' at Random House

When Markus Dohle announced the restructuring of Random House back in December, one knot left untied was the fate of Steve Rubin , who had been with the company, in one capacity or another, for more... | The New York Observer – 2009-02-12

Steve Pope returns as Vail Daily publisher

EAGLE-VAIL - Colorado Mountain News Media General Manager Steve Pope announced Wednesday that Vail Daily Publisher Steve Gall has resigned to pursue other opportunities. | The Vail Trail – 2008-12-04

Booker club: A Fraction of the Whole by Steve Toltz

Sam Jordison: As with others on the list, Toltz's 700-plus-page debut is another potentially excellent book undone by its excesses | Guardian – 2008-10-13

Interview: Booker contender Steve Toltz

Feature: The author's Booker contender A Fraction of the Whole takes a close look at his native Australia, but it was schlepping around the globe that helped him write it | Guardian – 2008-10-08

The 'fake' Steve Jobs is giving up parody blog

Daniel Lyons, the former Forbes magazine journalist who wrote the blog for the last two years, is moving on with his professional life and creative pursuits. | International Herald Tribune – 2008-07-10

Steve Erickson’s ‘These Dreams of You’: Drama filled with exuberance

Viewers have proved quite capable of processing the overlapping narratives and complicated timelines of movies such as “Crash.” But almost a century after “Ulysses,” any novel that plays with... | The Washington Post – 2012-02-28

Steve Jobs' last big deal is Apple's biggest headache

Before his death in October of last year, one of Steve Jobs' last big moves was Apple's foray into electronic books. The company announced the platform in March 2010, but the method in which Apple... | Betanews – 2012-03-08

Book review: 'These Dreams of You' by Steve Erickson

In 'These Dreams of You,' Steve Erickson writes incisively and movingly about issues of family and race, but the novel goes off the rails with tangents.Zan Nordhoc's unhappy family is certainly... | Los Angeles Times – 2012-03-23

Apple's Steve Jobs conspired on e-book price-fixing, lawsuits say

WASHINGTON -- Former Apple Inc. Chief Executive Steve Jobs and top executives at five major book publishers illegally conspired to raise the prices of e-books, costing consumers tens of millions of... | Los Angeles Times – 2012-04-11

'Steve Jobs' and 'The Help' dominate reading lists in many American cities

Data gathered by Nielsen BookScan for The Daily Beast show many of the same titles are popular in American cities – but exceptions include 'Heaven Is For Real' and 'The Great Gatsby.' | The Christian Science Monitor – 2012-04-30

Apple E-Book Lawsuit: Steve Jobs Swayed Publisher, Complaint Alleges

The complaint says that Jobs was enlisted to sell high-ranking officials in the publisher’s parent company on the wisdom of the proposed pricing scheme. | PC World – 2012-05-15

Children's Book Asks 'Who Was Steve Jobs'

Penguin division publishes kid's book on late Apple CEO. | PC World – 2012-05-19

The Apple II, as described by Steve Wozniak

Ask the average geek to describe the Apple II and you'll probably hear something about its legacy or software. Ask Steve Wozniak circa 1977, on the other hand, and he'll write you a technical tome --... | Engadget – 2012-05-28

See The Steve Jobs Biography As A Japanese Comic Book

Steve Jobs biography published again, this time as a manga comic...sans superpowers or one shred of lycra. Walter Isaacson's official Steve Jobs biography is a heck of a read, but if the idea of... | Fast Company – 2013-03-25

Here's That Steve Jobs E-Book Email to James Murdoch

"Heck, Amazon is selling these books at $9.99, and who knows maybe they are right and we will fail even at $12.99." | AllThingsD – 2013-05-16

Steve Swartz Takes Helm at Hearst

Steve Swartz is a veteran of Hearst’s print business, but as he takes over as CEO this week, he underscored ways the leading magazine company is adapting its products to digital formats. ... | AdWeek – 2013-06-03

Is Steve Jobs Message a Smoking Gun in Apple E-Book Case?

Apple may not have been quite as indifferent to publishers' deals with Amazon as it professes to be. | AllThingsD – 2013-06-13

E-mail from Steve Jobs on e-books defended

NEW YORK — Just days after Apple introduced the iPad and opened an e-bookstore, Amazon, changed the way it sold digital titles. Steve Jobs took out his iPhone and shot off an e-mail to the Apple... | Boston.com – 2013-06-18

Steve Jobs' draft email plays pivotal role in antitrust case

An email composed, but never sent, by former Apple CEO Steve Jobs may prove instrumental in the Justice Department's case that Apple, along with the five largest book publishers, colluded to fix... | PC World – 2013-06-19

In 'Film School,' what doesn't kill Steve Boman makes for an entertaining book

In 'Film School,' what doesn't kill USC graduate student Steve Boman makes for an entertaining book.I've always thought of advanced degrees in filmmaking as finishing school for misfits. Brilliant... | Chicago Tribune – 2012-01-31

Steve Bell on News Corp's rebirth - cartoon

Rupert Murdoch's News Corp is reborn as publishing arm targets smartphonesSteve Bell     | Guardian – 2013-07-02

Media Monkey: James Murdoch, Steve Coogan, and the Daily Mail

✒Quizzed on stage recently, James Murdoch wryly compared his experiences in the UK (above all the BSkyB ownership row and the phone-hacking scandal) to two books published by an arm of his dad's... | Guardian – 2013-07-28

Filmmakers Promote Steve Jobs Biopic With More-Is-More Site

A maximalist promo site for Jobs. When Simon & Schuster published Steve Jobs, the simple black and white cover photo helped turn Walter Isaacson’s biography into one of the best-selling... | Fast Company – 2013-07-29

Steve Coogan: celebrities who apologise over tabloid exposés are pitiful

Star of Alan Partridge movie, Alpha Papa, says people should not have to justify themselves in face of 'pious' moralitySteve Coogan has described celebrities who apologise when their indiscretions... | Guardian – 2013-07-30

We worship the iPhone: Steve Jobs is our savior!

Pre-Apple, when Jobs was hacking phones, his first call was to the Vatican. No wonder the iPhone is our messiah | Salon.com – 2013-08-11

Film adaptation of 'The Lost Child of Philomena Lee' stars Judi Dench, Steve Coogan

A movie adaptation of writer Martin Sixsmith's book stars Judi Dench as a woman looking for her long-lost son and Coogan as Sixsmith. | The Christian Science Monitor – 2013-08-14

Reader recommendation: Steve Jobs

Monitor readers share their favorite book picks. | The Christian Science Monitor – 2013-08-24

Steve Weitzner

At Summit Professional Networks, we’ve adopted Marketo’s marketing automation platform, which has allowed us to unify our activity around the audience database in a way that’s much simpler. | Folio Magazine – 2013-08-29

The Many Faces of <em>Steve Jobs:</em> The Paperback Comes Out With a Younger Image

Publisher Simon & Schuster reinvents <em>Steve Jobs,</em> Walter Isaacson's biography, for a paperback market that caters to younger readers | Business Week – 2013-09-09

Steve Israel Pens Column For Russian Press In Response To Putin Op-Ed

Democratic Congressional Committee Chairman Steve Israel (D-N.Y.) is responding to an op-ed in the New York Times by Russian President Vladimir Putin by submitting a piece of his own to a major... | HuffingtonPost – 2013-09-13

Steve Paikin’s new book examines a half century of Ontario’s leaders, available September 28

Paikin and the Premiers: Personal Reflections on a Half-Century of Ontario Leaders  By Steve Paikin Not Yet Available  Publication Date: September 28, 2013 TORONTO, Sept. 17, 2013 /CNW/ -... | CNW – 2013-09-17

Steve Wozniak kicks off Sacramento Speaker Series

Apple co-founder offers old-school perspective on digital future. Steve Wozniak kicks off the Sacramento Speakers Series today. | SacBee – 2013-10-01

Jack Dorsey: The Steve Jobs Of Twitter?

The company's co–creator and boss was a higher–education dropout, a dreamer who had a creative side along with technical savvy. He helped create a novel new company, then was forced out... | Fast Company – 2013-10-09

New York Post Is Not Dead Yet, Says New York Magazine's Steve Fishman

New York magazine contributing editor Steve Fishman appeared on HuffPost Live on Monday to discuss his recent piece "Post Mortem," which explores the New York Post's uncertain future in a world... | HuffingtonPost – 2013-10-15

Steve McQueen On Shooting His Masterpiece, '12 Years A Slave'

Steve McQueen is known for not suffering fools. The second-biggest story to come out of this year's Toronto International Film Festival concerning McQueen -- behind the fact that he made what just... | The Huffington Post – 2013-10-15

‘The Animal Book,’ by Steve Jenkins

All the while Steve Jenkins has been creating vibrant, wonderfully detailed animal illustrations from cut and torn paper, he has also apparently been stockpiling startling animal facts. (For... | The Washington Post – 2013-11-06

Steve Maich Appointed Senior Vice President & GM, Publishing, at Rogers Media

TORONTO, Nov. 6, 2013 /CNW/ - Keith Pelley, President of Rogers Media, announced today the appointment of Steve Maich as Senior Vice President & GM, Publishing, effective immediately. In thi... | CNW – 2013-11-07

Steve Forbes Is Selling His Magazine

Forbes magazine, which has been owned and operated by its namesake family for 96 years, is reportedly up for sale.      | The Atlantic Wire – 2013-11-15

Why we are not ready for radical changes in science publishing | Steve Caplan

There are indeed concerns about the current science publishing model, but until major changes in grant funding are incorporated, researchers will continue to lust after publications in high-tier... | The Guardian – 2014-01-06

Millionaire Steve Forbes has a cynical campaign to keep working people down | Richard L Trumka

A minimum wage hike would improve the lives of 30 million working Americans. Forbes wants to falsely spin it as a job killerWhat do you give to a man who has everything? A man like publisher Steve... | The Guardian – 2014-01-08

Trinity Mirror needs to stick with its digital transition plan | Steve Dyson

Simon Fox's company closed two tablet editions recently, but at the least the regional publisher is trying to make digital workThis week brought sad news for fans of Business Daily, the Birmingham... | The Guardian – 2014-01-23

‘The Port Chicago 50: Disaster, Mutiny, and the Fight for Civil Rights,’ by Steve Sheinkin

Like Tanya Lee Stone’s “Courage Has No Color” (2013), Steve Sheinkin’s compelling new book provides young readers with some unsettling facts about the treatment of African Americans who... | The Washington Post – 2014-02-05

Review: 'Everything's Coming Up Profits' by Steve Young and Sport Murphy

'Profits' on rise with tales of musicals that were indispensable to businessThe Chicago Auto Show is winding down this weekend, but you can keep the glitzy concept cars. I'm staying home with Steve... | Chicago Tribune – 2014-02-14

Book predicting a bleak future for Apple without Steve Jobs is 'nonsense,' says Apple CEO Tim Cook

Yukari Iwantani Kane's new book 'Haunted Empire' questions the future of Apple without Steve Jobs at the helm. Cook says 'Empire' 'fails to capture Apple, Steve, or anyone else in the company.' | The Christian Science Monitor – 2014-03-20

Century Books founders Judith and Steve Marosvolgyi on the same page

The gig: Judith and Steve Marosvolgyi are the founders of Century Books, a used bookstore on Green Street in Pasadena. Judith and Steve were voracious readers while growing up in their native... | Los Angeles Times – 2014-05-18

Metros Steve Auckland joins Independent and Standard publisher

Managing director of freesheet to run companies responsible for publishing three papers and local TV station London LiveSteve Auckland, the managing director of freesheet Metro, has been appointed as... | The Guardian – 2014-07-16

I love you, I hate you, I need you! Lessons in creativity from the Beatles, Picasso and Steve Jobs

The Beatles, Apple and Microsoft, even Picasso and Matisse -- rivals made better and fueled by a great competitor | Salon.com – 2014-08-17

Steve Laube: Agent + Publisher

In his long history in Christian publishing, Steve Laube has played many roles--bookseller, editor, literary agent. Now he adds publisher to that resume, joining what seems to be an emerging trend... | Publishers Weekly – 2014-08-26

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