‘Social Network’ Director David Fincher in Talks to Helm Sony’s ‘Steve Jobs’ Biopic

Director David Fincher is in talks to direct the Aaron Sorkin-scripted Steve Jobs biopic based on Walter Isaacson’s biography, claims The Hollywood Reporter. Sorkin last monthcompleted the script for the film, which is said to take place across three 30-minute scenes at three Jobs-led product launches. Fincher has experience with broad-appeal Silicon Valley films after his Oscar-winning turn with theThe Social…

Today is the 59th anniversary of Steve Jobs’ birth

Today is the 59th anniversary of Steve Jobs’ birth. Jobs was born on February 24, 1955. Steve Jobs was a college dropout when he teamed up with Steve Wozniak in 1976 to sell personal computers assembled in Jobs’ garage. That was the beginning of Apple, which revolutionized the computing industry and made Jobs a multimillionaire before he…

Apple, A Monopoly?

In the aftermath of the jury’s verdict in favor of Apple on almost all counts in the trial over intellectual property, people have been quick to proclaim out the possible implications of the decision, to the likely consequences for the market.   One of them is that Apple could  turn into a monopoly. Most watchers have assessed correctly…