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  • Tributes to Steve Jobs: five top tweets

    Tributes to Steve Jobs: five top tweets

    Apple's announcement Wednesday that founder Steve Jobs had died sparked waves of comment across the Internet, as techies and others chose their own ways to note his achievements or mourn his passing. Some recounted their own interactions with Jobs. Others had simple words of gratitude, adding "sent from my iPhone." On Twitter, many people tagged their posts with "#thankyousteve" or "#iSad." Among a multitude of noteworthy tweets, here are five ...

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    State competition to provide tax breaks to older residents, especially wealthy seniors, is similar to the way states use tax subsidies to woo businesses. It may not make much sense, but it sure is trendy.  

  • Warby Parker may have a better 'buy one, give one' model

    Change Agent Warby Parker may have a better 'buy one, give one' model

    Toms Shoes popularized 'one for one' giving. Warby Parker adds training low-income local entrepreneurs to start their own businesses selling glasses at affordable prices.

  • Steve Jobs

    Steve Jobs

    Steve Jobs: the genius rebel who saw the world – computers included – differently from the rest of us.

  • Steve Jobs: what we can learn from how he lived

    Steve Jobs: what we can learn from how he lived

    Steve Jobs had vision and focus from an early age, and he took courses that piqued his interest – even if they seemed offbeat. Steve Jobs also had an innate sense of a new emerging generation.

  • Tributes to Steve Jobs: five top tweets

    Tributes to Steve Jobs: five top tweets

    Apple's announcement Wednesday that founder Steve Jobs had died sparked waves of comment across the Internet, as techies and others chose their own ways to note his achievements or mourn his passing. Some recounted their own interactions with Jobs. Others had simple words of gratitude, adding "sent from my iPhone." On Twitter, many people tagged their posts with "#thankyousteve" or "#iSad." Among a multitude of noteworthy tweets, here are five ...

  • Steve Jobs's 2005 Stanford commencement address

    In 2005, Apple and Pixar CEO Steve Jobs delivered the commencement address to graduating students at Stanford University. Here is the full text and video of his speech.

  • Steve Jobs: Businessman, innovator, visionary

    Steve Jobs: Businessman, innovator, visionary

    Steve Jobs passed on Wednesday. Steve Jobs was more than Apple's CEO, he helped make computers a household necessity and ushered in the iPod, iPhone and other must-have gadgets. Considered one of the greatest American CEOs of his generation, Steve Jobs' career path was a long, winding road that included several major hurdles.

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  • The torture debate

    The torture debate

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  • Introducing the super-sized Kindle DX

    Horizons Introducing the super-sized Kindle DX