Steve jobs

The Week in Pictures: New Zealand Oil Spill, How Steve Jobs Changed the World, and More (Slideshow)

Since the Rena, a Liberian ship, ran aground on a reef off the coast of New Zealand 10 days ago, an environmental catastrophe has been brewing. Oil is spilling into the ocean, harming wildlife and reaching shore.

We also have Steve Jobs’ use of des…

On Martin Luther, Steve Jobs & Ecologizing Capitalism

Image: Library of Congress via Wikipedia: “The room in Wartburg where Luther translated the New Testament into German.”

At a time when the Tea Party, Occupy Movement and climate scientists and environmentalists are voicing impassioned, alarmed and ra…

How Steve Jobs Used Design to Change the World

Image: Steve Jobs portrait by Foundry – Mint Digital

Environmentalists may be tempted to write off Steve Jobs as just another corporate titan that ushered in a wave of unnecessary consumption. To do so without recognizing the positive contributions J…

Steve Jobs: 1955 – 2011

Photo: Wikipedia, CC

The board of Apple has announced that Steve Jobs has died today. You were the best at what you did, Steve. Thank you for making a dent in the universe. Our most sincere condolences to his family and friends. He will be missed…….

Steve Jobs: The Most Important Patron of Design Of This Century

I was going to write about how important Steve Jobs was to the world of design, how he was this generation’s Dieter Rams.

But Cliff Kuang at Fast Company notes correctly that Jobs is neither a designer nor an engineer. He writes:

Steve Jobs may no…