Steve Jobs Remembered at Memorial Service for Apple Employees
Steve Jobs Remembered at Memorial Service for Apple Employees

October 07, 2011 | Global | Digital & Mobile | Branding | TV & Film | Retail

Steve Jobs' Death May Break Internet Records, Surpass Beyonce's Pregnancy Announcement

Steve Jobs wasn't just a technological innovator - he created a role for himself and his business in the music industry that hadn't existed before. Here Edgar Bronfman Jr., Martin Bandier, Paul Vidich, Al Smith and Bob Iger share their memories of Jobs. As Smith says, "He forced the industry to follow. He ended the bullsh--

October 07, 2011 | Global | Digital & Mobile | Branding | TV & Film | Retail

Steve Jobs Set Course Forward for Music, Movies, Books

Steve Jobs wasn't just a technological innovator - he created a role for himself and his business in the music industry that hadn't existed before. Here Edgar Bronfman Jr., Martin Bandier, Paul Vidich, Al Smith and Bob Iger share their memories of Jobs. As Smith says, "He forced the industry to follow. He ended the bullsh--

October 06, 2011 | Global | Digital & Mobile | Branding | TV & Film | Retail
Steve Jobs Remembered by Edgar Bronfman Jr., Martin Bandier and Other Executives
Steve Jobs wasn't just a technological innovator - he created a role for himself and his business in the music industry that hadn't existed before. Here Edgar Bronfman Jr., Martin Bandier, Paul Vidich, Al Smith and Bob Iger share their memories of Jobs. As Smith says, "He forced the industry to follow. He ended the bullsh--

October 06, 2011 | Global | Digital & Mobile | Branding | TV & Film | Retail
Steve Jobs & Apple: 10 Pitch-Perfect Music Ads
From the Beatles and U2 to Feist and the Ting Tings, Apple has made a musical impact well beyond technology. It's colorful iPod and iTunes ads characterized by dancing silhouettes, bold colors and Apple's distinctive earbuds, has included groups ranging from the Gorillaz and N.E.R.D to the Ceasars, Wolfmother and the Fratellis -- check out videos of these and other spots here.

October 06, 2011 | Global | Digital & Mobile | Branding
Steve Jobs Vigil Held at New York City's Apple Store
More than a hundred people flocked to Apple's flagship store on 59th Street and Fifth Avenue in New York City Wednesday night to pay respects following the death of Steve Jobs.

October 06, 2011 | Record Labels | Digital & Mobile | Retail | Branding
Read: Steve Jobs' Billboard 2004 Cover Story
On the occasion of the year anniversary of the Apple iTunes store, Billboard ran a cover story package on May 1, 2004 which included a Q&A with Steve Jobs, in which he called the legal music download market "dead" when iTunes first launched. Also in this issue, a story on the digital music store and it's impact on the industry and an editorial entitled "Climbing the Digital Curve."e.

october 06, 2011 | Record Labels | Digital & Mobile | Retail | Branding
The World-Changer: Steve Jobs Knew What We Needed
Steve Jobs the CEO, Steve Jobs the technologist and futurist, Steve Jobs the inventor and innovator and refiner of others' ideas: All of them, in the end, relied upon another Steve Jobs who sewed the others together and bottled their lightning: Steve Jobs the storyteller, spinning the tale of our age and of his own success, and making it happen as he went.

october 06, 2011 | Record Labels | Global | Indies | TV & Film | Digital & Mobile | Retail | Branding
Steve Jobs: Fond Memories and Insights From President Obama, Mark Zuckerberg, and More
The Internet had no shortage of great articles on Steve Jobs at press time. Aside from the run-of-the-mill news articles and obituaries, there are some standout articles and blog posts from people with special insight and personal experiences with the Apple co-founder. Here are some of the better ones that Billboard.biz ran across in the hours following the announcement of Jobs' death.

October 06, 2011 | Digital & Mobile
Steve Jobs: Watch Video of Key Moments From His Illustrious Career
Apple founder Steve Jobs, who died Wednesday after a long struggle with cancer, leaves behind a legacy rivaled by few in the history of American technological innovation. Here are videos of several key moments from his illustrious career.

October 05, 2011 | Digital & Mobile
Steve Jobs: A Collection of His Classic Quotes
Apple founder Steve Jobs, who died today at the age of 56, leaves behind a huge legacy on music, technology and modern culture. He also had a way with words, as evidenced by this collection of memorable quotes.

October 05, 2011 | Digital & Mobile
Steve Jobs 1955-2011: The Father of Digital Music, and His Legacy
In a way different from any artist or label exec, Steve Jobs -- who died today at 56 -- will remain an iconic figure in the history of the music business. The innovations he shepherded into the market changed not only the way music is distributed, sold and enjoyed, but also, to an extent, the way it is made, something few can claim.

October 05, 2011 | Record Labels | Global | TV & Film | Digital & Mobile | Retail | Rock & Pop
Steve Jobs Dies at 56
Steve Jobs, the Apple co-founder who used digital technology to resurrect animated feature films, reshape the music industry and shake up film and television distribution models, died Wednesday. He was 56.

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