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Posted by on Oct 24, 2015 in Blog, Essays, Movie Reviews | 0 comments

Steve Jobs Peeled Down to His Core (Movie Review)

 

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Irrefutable genius.  Jerk.  Innovator.  Opportunist.  Delinquent dad.  Visionary.  Narcissist.  Man-child.  Entrepreneur.  Asshole.

All those descriptions (and then some) fit Steve Jobs.  In spite of, and to some degree due to his premature death in 2011, he endures as both a metamorphic icon and a cultural myth.  Jobs’ unbridled energy combined with his uncompromising ingenuity led to a transformation in how the world works and plays — be it on iMacs or iPods, iPhones or iPods, or Macintosh desktops and laptops.  But for all his cutting-edge high-tech marvels and toys, which included a number of failures along the way, it was Jobs’ grandiose, almost naive idealistic vision of our world — that technology should serve humanity rather than the other way around — which has become his everlasting legacy.  Arguably, Jobs transformed the daily lives of more people, in more ways, than anyone who’s lived since Thomas Edison.

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