Lots of access to the subject, honest, incredibly well written
"...can be no doubt that Steve Jobs fitted the bill. But for him, one wonders if Apple would have become the biggest computing company on the planet and if the touchscreen would ever have become the norm when using a mobile phone.
My late husband was a huge fan of Jobs - if not his products. He was a software geek as opposed to a hardware geek and didn't actually buy an Apple product until he finally got himself an iPod in 2004, and for all the admiration ..."
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"...use Youtube and videos of Steve Jobs introducing Macintosh and iPod and iPhone, the students find these fascinating. With all of this is mind I was bought a copy of the Steve Jobs biography by Walter Isaacson for my birthday in June, after I had plowed through the other books in my book pile I got this one, it is very rare that I have looked forward to reading a book so much. I am not an Apple fan, I don't own any Apple kit but was really interested ..."
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good insight into a man who was a modern day genius
lacking a more personal touch from Steve Jobs
"...sad passing of the late steve jobs who was easily the best and most creative inverntor of our time but this book gave excellent insight into both Mr Jobs' s creativeness where it came from and how it developed but also the hardships he endured though out his life. That being said the book is well written but there is something missing that can't quite be pinned down perhaps a personal touch maybe although it tells many stories of Jobs in a rather ..."
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