Books Biography

iCon: Steve Jobs: The Greatest Second Act in the History of Business.

Rating: 3/5 9066 | Register or sign-in to rate and get recommendations

 

Pages: 368

Language: English

Book format: An electronic version of a printed book that can be read on a computer or handheld device designed specifically for this purpose.

Publisher: Wiley: 1 edition (14 April 2006)

By: Jeffrey S. Young (Author)

iCon takes a look at the most astounding figure in a business era noted for its mavericks, oddballs, and iconoclasts. Drawing on a wide range of sources, Jeffrey Young and William Simon provide new perspectives on the legendary creation of Apple, detail Jobs s meteoric rise, and the devastating plunge that left him not only out of Apple, but out of the computer–:making business entirely. This unflinching and completely unauthorized portrait reveals both sides of Jobs s role in the remarkable rise of the Pixar animation studio, also re–:creates the acrimony between Jobs and Disney s Michael Eisner, and examines Jobs s dramatic his rise from the ashes with his recapture of Apple. The authors examine the takeover and Jobs s reinvention of the company with the popular iMac and his transformation of the industry with the revolutionary iPod. iCon is must reading for anyone who wants to understand how the modern digital age has been formed, shaped, and refined by the most influential figure of the age a master of three industries: movies, music, and computers.

Read online or download a free book: iCon: Steve Jobs: The Greatest Second Act in the History of Business.pdf

Download book - iCon: Steve Jobs: The Greatest Second Act in the History of Business.pdf

Related Files


  • International Security and Democracy: Latin America and the Caribbean in the Post-cold War Era (Pitt Latin American Series)
  • The Spy Unmasked: Memoirs of Enoch Crosby (Abridged, Annotated)
  • Sex Secrets: A Companion's Volume
  • The Last Days of Tolstoy (Classic Reprint)
  • L'esercito del Regno di Napoli 1806-1808 Vol. 2: Volume 6 (Quaderni Cenni)
  • Women's wild oats: essays on the re-fixing of moral standards
  • Online-Recherche Neue Wege zum Wissen der Welt: Eine praktische Anleitung zur effizienten Nutzung von Online-Datenbanken
  • The American Amateur Photographer, Volume 18

  • Name:
    The message text: