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How Old, Crappy Phones Inspired The iPhone, And Other Key Takeaways From A New Jony Ive Interview

Jony Ive, Apple’s design chief, graced The New Yorker TechFest to talk about his work. He shared pretty interesting tidbits about the original iPhone, his relationship with Steve Jobs, and his design process.

Apple October 8, 2017

Apple Repeated Delays To Perfect Spaceship Campus Reveal Why It Is Extravagantly Anti-People

Sources revealed that Apple is painstakingly scrutinizing every inch of its headquarters being constructed at Cupertino. The bosses are on top of everything zealously checking for imperfections and measurements down to the nanometer.

Apple February 8, 2017

Apple's Click-Wheel iPhone Prototype Revealed: Check Out The 'Acorn OS' [Video]

A video has recently surfaced showing one of the early iPhone prototypes outfitted with an entirely different operating system. Had the OS not been discarded, iOS would be called a different name and it would sport a strange user interface as well.

Apple January 8, 2017

Apple May Be 'Losing Focus' Despite Tim Cook's Promise Of 'Great Desktops': Report

Fans are worried that Apple's line of desktop computers are being neglected by the company. Tim Cook assuaged this fear in a statement made to employees.

Computers December 21, 2016

'Designed By Apple In California' Video Narrated By Jony Ive Now Open To All: Photo Book Explained [Video]

Jony Ive has resurfaced in a video promotion of the Designed by Apple in California book after rumors of his departure got floated about several weeks ago. The video, which discussed what the book meant for Apple, has been made available to all at YouTube.

Apple December 15, 2016

No Need To Worry, Apple Fans: Jony Ive To Continue Designing Future iPhones

Sources inside Apple has indicated that Jony Ive is still very much in control of product design at Apple. No details of actual projects he is involved in have been made available.

Apple November 24, 2016

Apple's Jony Ive Might Not Be 'Directly Involved' With iPhone Design Anymore, Experts Say

Jony Ive has been credited for iconic Apple products since 1998. Speculations, however, revealed that he is no longer involved in product design and this started with his promotion as Chief Design Officer last year.

Apple November 23, 2016

Apple's Jony Ive Decorated A Christmas Tree With Minimalistic Vision, And You Probably Won't Want One

Jony Ive designed the new Christmas tree at Claridge, and you may be sure that it lived up to his reputation. It is minimal and magical, but why are some people disappointed?

Apple November 22, 2016

Remember The $300 'Designed By Apple In California' Photo Book? It Was A 'Responsibility,' Says Jony Ive

Apple's bulky new tome called 'Designed by Apple in California' looks at Apple’s 20-year design history. Jony Ive, the company's chief design officer, has confessed that it felt an obligation to create the book.

Apple November 18, 2016

Jony Ive Designs One-Of-A-Kind 12.9-Inch Apple iPad Pro And Accessories For Charity

Jony Ive and his team have created a one-of-a-kind 12.9-inch Apple iPad Pro plus accessories that will be sold as part of a fundraising campaign. Here's how the iPad Pro and accessories look like.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech April 16, 2016

Jony Ive's Tribute To Steve Jobs Focuses On Simplicity

Four years after the death of Steve Jobs, Jony Ive, Apple’s chief design officer, reminisces how the father of Apple gave a very simple focus in creating things. Ive compares such display of simplicity with pure childlike happiness.

Society October 8, 2015

More Rumors Pop Up Surrounding Jony Ive's 'Promotion' At Apple

Apple's decision to move Jony Ive to a new Chief Design Officer position is surrounded with several rumors, with one stating that the move is actually a demotion.

Business July 6, 2015

Jony Ive's Promotion As Apple's Chief Design Officer Triggers Speculations

Jony Ive has been given a new title at Apple and is now known as the Chief Design Officer. There is a lot of speculation as to what this might mean for the company, with some suggesting that he will leave and others saying that it will merely give him more freedom to design.

Business May 27, 2015

This Is What Apple's Design Guru Jony Ive Will Do As Company's First Chief Design Officer

Apple design champion Jony Ive has been given a promotion, now taking the title of Chief Design Officer. This will essentially enable Ive to focus on design rather than day-to-day managerial duties.

Business May 26, 2015

Apple CEO Tim Cook Ranks No. 4 In Time's '100 Most Influential People' List

The Watch creator has proven profitability and integrity can go hand in hand, and that even successful companies should be judged beyond their bottom line.

Internet Culture April 20, 2015

Apple Watch Offered At Half Price To Apple Employees: Sweet But Could Have Been Sweeter

Apple offers a 50 percent discount on the Watch and Watch Sport to employees but only $550 for workers looking to buy the high-end $10,000 Edition.

Wearable Tech April 7, 2015

Love Bigger Battery For Apple iPhone? Jony Ive Doesn't Think So

The fact the iPhone's battery life is short and users are constantly having to charge Apple's flagship smartphone is no concern to Jony Ive, Apple's design guru. Thin and light is much more compelling than heavy and boasting a longer charging power, says Ive.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech March 9, 2015

Jony Ive Helped JJ Abrams Design The Flickering Lightsaber (We Love To Hate) For Next Star Wars Film

Jony Ive called for a more "primitive" and more "spitty" lightsaber for J.J. Abrams' upcoming Star Wars film. Abrams indicated he acted on at least some of Ive's suggestions.

Gadgets February 17, 2015

Apple Designer Jony Ive May Have Inspired J.J. Abrams' New 'Star Wars: Episode VII' Lightsaber

If you do not like the new look of the lightsaber in 'Star Wars: Episode VII - The Force Awakens,' we might finally know who to blame. Apple designer Jony Ive may be partly responsible.

Geek February 16, 2015

Apple Car? No Way! But What If...

Apple has reportedly built a secret lab away from its Cupertino headquarters to develop an entrance for the company into the automotive industry. While rumors suggest that the company is creating an Apple car, the company could also be working on something related to Maps or CarPlay.

FUTURE TECH February 14, 2015

Samsung's New Design Chief is Former Co-CEO of Jony Ive Design Firm

Samsung has never been one to be praised for the design of its products, but with the hiring of a new design chief, things could start looking up for the Korean company.

Business January 16, 2015

Jony Ive on Apple Watch: Designing Apple's first wearable was 'difficult and humbling' experience

Apple's chief designer Jony Ive shared with an audience that designing the smart watch of Apple brought more challenges than the iPhone. The device is scheduled to hit stores in early 2015.

Wearable Tech November 2, 2014

Pebble chucks a few rocks Apple's way with smart watch price drop, app adds

Pebble has announced a number of new features, including the long-awaited ability to track fitness in the background. Not only that, but the company has also announced a price drop for the device.

Wearable Tech September 30, 2014

Who is Marc Newson and how will he help Apple?

Design is integral to Apple so who better to bring in than one of the foremost designers in the world. Marc Newson working with Jony Ive? Apple’s looking at a beautiful future.

Business September 7, 2014

Apple obsession with design grows: Marc Newson joins Jony Ive team as VP of Design

Award-winning industrial designer and friend of Jony Ive Marc Newson joins Apple as design vice president. How will the iPhone look like with a new head designer?

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech September 6, 2014

Innovation still remains core: Jony Ive speaks of Apple under Tim Cook

Steve Jobs is dead, but that doesn't mean Apple has lost its innovative touch, according to Jony Ive. The company's smartwatch could be a testament to this.

Business Tech June 17, 2014

Jony Ive-designed Leica M camera, (RED) Mac Pro, and more fetch $$$$ at Sotheby's charity auction

An auction for a cause organized by Bono and managed by Sotheby's featured works by Jony Ive and Marc Newson.

Photo November 25, 2013

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