Contact Us
Make My Homepage
apple

apple

Steve Jobs and Ashton Kutcher
Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images for PCA
[

The First Clip From jOBS, Staring Ashton Kutcher

The first clip from Ashton Kutcher's new film jOBS has just been released and while it's not a whole lot, it still looks like this may be a pretty good movie. The film is based on Apple co-founder Steve Jobs, who died in 2011, and all of the major events that took place in his life since 1971

Read More|Comment

Mario Tama, Getty Images
Mario Tama, Getty Images
[

Apple Is Now the World’s Most Valuable Company — Dollars and Sense

As the rumored roll-out of the latest iPhone looms next month, investors seem bullish on Apple.

The tech giant’s market value now exceeds $623 billion, breaking the record set by Microsoft during the halcyon days of the late 1990s dotcom bubble.

Read More|Comment

Category: Business Tags: ,
Frederick M. Brown, Getty Images / TIME
Frederick M. Brown, Getty Images / TIME
[

Ashton Kutcher Slated to Play Apple Icon Steve Jobs in Indie Film

‘Pirates of Silicon Valley,’ the 1999 made-for-TV movie about the early rivalry between Apple’s Steve Jobs and Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates, saw Jobs played by ‘ER’ star Noah Wyle. But a new film about the now-late Jobs will star an entirely different actor: Ashton Kutcher.

Read More|Comment

Oli Scarff, Getty Images
Oli Scarff, Getty Images
[

Man Sues Apple for Siri’s Imperfections

Apple iPhone 4S users know that Siri, the voice-activated personal assistant, can be hit or miss. Sometimes she understands you perfectly and reacts with precision, and other times? Well, not so much.

But a New York man is so upset by Siri’s flaws and foibles that he’s filed a lawsuit against Apple.

Read More|Comment

Kevork Djansezian, Getty Images
Kevork Djansezian, Getty Images
[

Apple Unveils the New iPad — What Will It Do?

While Wednesday’s roll-out of the new generation of Apple’s iPad didn’t have quite the fanfare of prior events helmed by the company’s late co-founder, Steve Jobs, that doesn’t mean people weren’t paying attention.

Here’s a quick rundown of the announcement.

Read More|Comment

Category: Technology Tags: , ,
stevejobs-300x225
Justin Sullivan, Getty Images
[

Upcoming Steve Jobs’ Biography May Become a Movie

Sony Pictures is reportedly in talks to acquire the movie rights to Walter Isaacson’s soon-to-be-published biography of Apple co-founder, Steve Jobs, who died last week after a long battle with cancer.

The book, titled simply ‘Steve Jobs,’ is slated for release on October 24. It’s the only biography authorized by

Read More|Comment

Westboro Baptist Church
Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images
[

Hypocrites: The Westboro Baptist Church to Protest Steve Jobs’ Funeral While Using iPhone

Normally we ignore the pigs at the Westboro Baptist Church, since their protests at funerals are just lame publicity stunts.  But this time we can all laugh in their hypocritical faces.

After Steve Jobs passed away on Wednesday, a tweet was posted by Margie Phelps, one of the leaders of the church.  Her father is Fred Phelps, the group's leader.

Margie announced that, quote, "Westboro will picket funeral.  He had a huge platform, gave God no glory and taught sin."

And now, for the irony . . . underneath her tweet, it shows that she posted it using TWITTER FOR iPHONE.

Read More|Comment

(Photo by Peter DaSilva/Getty Images)
(Photo by Peter DaSilva/Getty Images)
[

Steve Jobs Loses Battle With Cancer

Steve Jobs, the founder of Apple, Inc., and the man behind everything from the Macintosh to the iPad, has died at 56.  Beginning in the early 1970's, jobs vision and innovative style led the way for the development of the personal computer

Read More|Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your points and personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account with your Facebook account, just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing profile and VIP program points. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://newstalk1290.com using your Facebook account.

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

Register on NewsTalk 1290 quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!

Not a Member? Sign Up Here

Register on NewsTalk 1290 quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!