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I think Bill Gates is a good guy. We're not best friends, but we talk maybe once a month. Apple was in very serious trouble. Apple was very weak and so I called Bill up and we tried to patch things up.feedback
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Oct 05 2017 Microsoft
We can learn a lot about a person if we know what types of things he or she talks about or comments on the most frequently. There are numerous topics with which Steve Jobs is associated, including product and change. Most recently, Steve Jobs has been quoted saying: “Life can be much broader once you discover one simple fact: Everything around you that you call life was made up by people that were no smarter than you and you can change it, you can influence it, you can build your own things that other people can use.” in the article Founder and CEO: 3 reasons I wouldn't give advice to my younger self.
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Aug 29 2017 - Microsoft

Apple was in very serious trouble. And what was really clear was that if the game was a zero-sum game where for Apple to win, Microsoft had to lose, then Apple was going to lose.feedback

Aug 22 2017 - IPad

[The iPad] has to find its place between the iPhone and the Mac.feedback

Aug 09 2017

A lot of times, people don't know what they want until you show it to them.feedback

Jul 28 2017

It's in Apple's DNA that technology alone is not enough. It's technology married with the liberal arts, married with the humanities, that yields the results that makes our hearts sing.feedback

Jul 25 2017

Adobe claims that we are a closed system, and that Flash is open, but in fact the opposite is true.feedback

Jul 14 2017

He lived in Palo Alto, his number was still in the phone book. Most people never pick up the phone and call. Most people never ask, and that is what separates sometimes the people who do things from the people who just dream about them. You've to got to act.feedback

Jul 11 2017

I'm vertical, back at Apple, loving every day of it. And I'm getting to work with our incredibly talented teams to come up with some great new products for you all in the future, so it's wonderful. Thank you.feedback

Jul 06 2017

You have to pick carefully. Innovation is saying 'no' to 1,000 things.feedback

Jun 30 2017 - Amazon

I had no idea what I wanted to do with my life and no idea how college was going to help me figure it out. And here I was spending all of the money my parents had saved their entire life. So I decided to drop out and trust that it would all work out OK. It was pretty scary at the time, but looking back it was one of the best decisions I ever made.feedback

Jun 22 2017 - Uber

So at 30, I was out. And very publicly out. What had been the focus of my entire adult life was gone, and it was devastating. I'm pretty sure none of this would have happened if I hadn't been fired from Apple. It was awful tasting medicine, but I guess the patient needed it. Sometimes life hits you in the head with a brick.feedback

Jun 22 2017 - Uber

I didn't see it then, but it turned out that getting fired from Apple was the best thing that could have ever happened to me. The heaviness of being successful was replaced by the lightness of being a beginner again, less sure about everything. It freed me to enter one of the most creative periods of my life.feedback

Jun 22 2017 - Uber

But something slowly began to dawn on me. I still loved what I did. The turn of events at Apple had not changed that one bit. I had been rejected, but I was still in love. And so I decided to start over.feedback

Jun 21 2017 - IPhone

Fuck this, let's show him what a tablet can really be.feedback

Jun 13 2017 - IPhone

I don't want people to think of this as a computer. I think of it as reinventing the phone.feedback

Jun 09 2017

Really? Well you could come over before.feedback

Jun 09 2017

Hey, it's Steve, come over to my house tomorrow. What'cha you doing?feedback

May 26 2017

People think focus means saying yes to the thing you've got to focus on. But … it means saying no to the hundred other good ideas that there are. You have to pick carefully. I'm actually as proud of the things we haven't done as the things I have done. Innovation is saying 'no' to 1,000 things.feedback

May 24 2017

I'm actually as proud of the things we haven't done as the things I have done. Innovation is saying no to 1,000 things.feedback

May 06 2017

The companies forget what it means to make great products. The product sensibility and the product genius that brought them to that monopolistic position gets rotted out by people running these companies who have no conception of a good product versus a bad product. They have no conception of the craftsmanship that's required to take a good idea and turn it into a good product. And they really have no feeling in their hearts usually about wanting to really help the customers.feedback

Feb 09 2017

Yuck. Nobody wants a stylus, so let's not use a stylus.feedback

Feb 01 2017 - IPhone

Things don't have to change the world to be important.feedback

Jan 17 2017

Have some faith and some confidence that there are very smart people looking at it.feedback

Jan 09 2017 - Microsoft

Every once in a while, a revolutionary product comes along that changes everything.feedback

Jan 09 2017 - IPhone

He said developers would pick the price and keep 70 percent of the revenue. Of course, free apps would be equally welcome.feedback

Jan 09 2017 - IPhone

The developer and us have the exact same interest, which is to get as many apps out in front of as many iPhone users as possible.feedback

Dec 14 2016

Those jobs aren't coming back.feedback

Oct 29 2016

The companies forget what it means to make great products.feedback

Aug 31 2016

Well, it's television ... I think we figured out a way to do it, and it's going to be fantastic. I want you to come out, in a few months, and I want to show it to you.feedback

Mar 03 2011

We've been working on this product for a while, and I just didn't want to miss today. So, thank you for having me.feedback

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