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Apple Co-Founder Auctions Off Archives to Supplement His Social Security Income

Apple Co-Founder Auctions Off Archives to Supplement His Social Security Income

Originally posted 12/10/2014 05:55PM

For a guy who cashed out his 10 percent stake in Apple for $2,300 in 1976, Ron Wayne is as unruffled and cool as a Zen monk.

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How Apple Paid Tribute to Steve Jobs

Apple CEO Presents Apple Watch, Pays Tribute to Steve Jobs

Originally posted 09/09/2014 06:30PM

For tech geeks everywhere, the time is now.

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Steve Jobs's Childhood Home Becomes a Historic Site | Steve Jobs

Steve Jobs's Childhood Home Becomes a Historic Site

Originally posted 10/29/2013 12:50PM

The Silicon Valley home where Apple co-founder Steve Jobs grew up and built some of his first computers is now on the city's list of historic properties.

The historical commission in the city of Los Altos voted unanimously for the historic designation on Monday night, the Palo Alto Daily News reported. Any proposed renovations to the modest, ranch-style home now require additional review.

The home, where Jobs and his foster parents moved in 1968, is currently owned by Patricia Jobs, Steve Jobs's sister. The commission didn't need her permission for the designation, although she could appeal it to the city council.

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How Jobs Star Josh Gad Lost 30 Lbs. | Josh Gad

Josh Gad Loses 30 Lbs. by Dieting

Originally posted 08/14/2013 11:45AM

Josh Gad is slimming down!

The Jobs actor, 32, has lost at least 30 lbs. for upcoming movie roles by working with a nutritionist and cutting down "from about 18 meals a day to about five," he told PEOPLE at the L.A. premiere of the Steve Jobs biopic, which also stars Ashton Kutcher and hits theaters Friday.

So what's on the menu of his new meal plan?

Gad, who plays Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak in Jobs, says he eats seven egg whites with avocado on top and a grapefruit for breakfast. Two hours later, he drinks a protein shake and then will snack on some almonds, followed by a lunch of 7 oz. of turkey on a salad with nonfat dressing. Before a dinner of salmon and veggies, he drinks another protein shake.

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What About Steve Jobs Surprised Ashton Kutcher Most?

Ashton Kutcher on Skipping College and Inspiring Kids as Steve Jobs

Originally posted 08/07/2013 03:45PM

Ashton Kutcher went pretty method to become Steve Jobs – even risking his health following the late entrepreneur's crazy diet, which landed him in the hospital. But it was the Apple co-founder's stance on education that really struck a chord.

"I found a speech that he gave and he was speaking to high school kids that were about to graduate. He encouraged these kids to maybe go to Paris and try to write poetry or fall in love with two people ... maybe this standard education wasn't the greatest means to creative solutions," Kutcher, 35, told reporters at a press conference for the film in New York City.

"I wanted to do this film to inspire young people to create the world they live in. I think that was an ethos of Steve Jobs," he said Monday.

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JOBS Trailer Hits Instagram

Originally posted 07/15/2013 03:00PM

Late Apple Inc. CEO Steve Jobs was an innovator – so it makes sense that the upcoming biopic would break new ground.

In the first-ever movie trailer released on Instagram, Ashton Kutcher channels the visionary tech leader, who died in 2011 after a battle with pancreatic cancer.

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Ashton Kutcher: Following Steve Jobs's All-Fruit Diet Sent Me to the Hospital | Ashton Kutcher

Ashton Kutcher's Steve Jobs Movie Prep Caused Hospitalization

Originally posted 01/27/2013 11:45AM

For Ashton Kutcher preparing to play Apple co-founder Steve Jobs meant chowing down on – fittingly – apples.

The jOBS star, 34, followed a fruit-only diet to get into character as the late visionary for the biopic, which premiered Friday night at the Sundance Film Festival.

But channeling Jobs's reported diet took a toll on Kutcher's health: Two days before filming began, he was admitted to a hospital for pancreas problems, according to USA Today.

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Ashton Kutcher Parties in Sundance After jOBS Premiere | Ashton Kutcher

Ashton Kutcher Parties in Sundance After jOBS Premiere

Originally posted 01/26/2013 01:50PM

Ashton Kutcher's much-hyped movie jOBS premiered at the Sundance Film Festival on Friday, and the star was on hand – minus girlfriend Mila Kunis – for all the festivities.

Kutcher was one of the first to arrive at the official after party, hosted by Nur Khan Presents NK on Main Street for the cast and filmmakers and sponsored by Red Touch Media.

Kutcher was captivated by a floor-to-ceiling portrait of late Apple visionary Steve Jobs, whom Kutcher portrays in the film. Guests were quick to snap a photo of the actor admiring the subject of his role.

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What Are Critics Saying About Ashton's New Steve Jobs Movie? | Ashton Kutcher, Steve Jobs

Ashton Kutcher Gets Mixed Reviews as Steve Jobs

Originally posted 01/26/2013 12:30PM

The new biopic of Apple co-founder Steve Jobs starring Ashton Kutcher in a nerdy beard premiered at the Sundance Film Festival Friday to an early round of mixed reviews.

The Two and a Half Men star won respectful praise for tackling such an iconic role in jOBS, but indications are that this apparently adulatory portrait of the techno-genius is not The Social Network for computers.

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PHOTO: See Ashton Kutcher as Steve Jobs | Ashton Kutcher, Steve Jobs

Ashton Kutcher Photographed as Steve Jobs

Originally posted 05/14/2012 11:50AM

Seems clothes do make the man – at least when you're portraying Steve Jobs.

Photos of Ashton Kutcher on his way to the set of Jobs – the forthcoming indie movie about late Apple visionary Steve Jobs – emerged Friday and the resemblance between the two is undeniable. At least in the wardrobe department.

Kutcher, 34, sports long hair, a black mock turtleneck, jeans and sneakers in the photo.

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