In this information-packed graphic biography, Steve Jobs' remarkable talent and genius are explored. From his roots as a savvy salesman, to his on-going competition with Bill Gates, and his shift towards other projects in later life, Steve Jobs is a comprehensive study of ¿The Maverick' and his work.
Kevin Lynch is a London-born, Dublin-based writer and journalist. He started out as a music writer in the late 1990s, before moving to the Daily Mirror to become the newspaper's technology editor, during which time he wrote a weekly column that saw him chart the boom of consumer tech and gaming as well as the resurrection and rise of Apple Inc. Following that role, he served as editor of GuinnessWorldRecords.com and has also been a member of the judging panel for BAFTA British Academy Video Game Awards. Kevin is married with two children.
Jobs' early life, his discovery of electronics and the emerging Silicon Valley
His work at Atari and how this paved the way to Apple Inc.
His collaboration with like-minded innovators, Steve Wozniak and Mike Markkula
The history of Apple computer models and specs
His resignation from Apple, and infamous competition with Steve Gates and Microsoft
The beginning of a musical revolution with the invention of the iPod and iTunes
His final big hit with the invention of the iPad before his resignation due to ill health
The world's reaction to the loss of a technology genius
Dewey Decimal Classfication (DDC)