Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About Craig From Craigslist

Craig Newmark is the Craig of Craigslist whose estimated net worth as of 2010 was around $400 million. This is in direct contrast to his financial wealth during childhood, where his mother struggled to support Craig and his brother, Jeff, after the death of their father. » 9/06/13 5:30am 9/06/13 5:30am

Marley: The Definitive Biography of the Man Who Invented 4/20

Well, not really, that's just an urban legend. But even 30 years after his death, Bob Marley remains a cultural, musical, and spiritual icon worldwide. Marley, simultaneously released today in theaters and online aims to be the man's definitive biography. » 4/20/12 11:00pm 4/20/12 11:00pm

Watch Steve Jobs' Life In a Facebook Timeline (Updated 3)

Someone built a Facebook timeline with the life of Steve Jobs. It's quite nice to go through it and look at his life in this format, rather than having to suffer through Isaacson's rushed out prose. » 2/22/12 11:02am 2/22/12 11:02am

Steve Jobs in His Own Words: Life and the Afterlife

Part of 60 Minutes' terrific interview with Steve Jobs biographer Walter Isaacson fixates, naturally, on mortality. As much as Jobs focused on perfecting the material, he always had an eye on the spiritual. Hear him talk about living and dying. » 10/24/11 10:17am 10/24/11 10:17am

Read the Revelations in Full: Book of Jobs Now Available

Almost the entire book has leaked already, but now it's time to read the whole thing cover to cover. Steve Jobs: The Exclusive Biography is available starting today in hardback with ebooks available since late yesterday. Kindle price is a steep $21.14, with the hardcover version at $17.88 [Amazon via TUAW via Gizmodo… » 10/24/11 7:00am 10/24/11 7:00am

All the Best Leaks from the Steve Jobs Biography

Advance copies of the hotly anticipated Steve Jobs biography are already in some hands—meaning personal details we never knew about the man are exposed for the first time. Fights with Obama over food, diamond rings, and DNA sequencing. » 10/21/11 9:21am 10/21/11 9:21am

The Fake Steve Jobs Biography Sounds Pretty Special

Sure, you could wait for the official Steve Jobs biography to come out in November. Or—or!—you could pick up a copy of the best-selling (in Taiwan) Steve Jobs Gives 11 Advices To Teenager. Easy choice? Easiest choice. » 8/19/11 8:20pm 8/19/11 8:20pm

Steve Jobs' Biography Expected November 21st, and Will Contain 40…

Along with blabbing the release date of the book, retailer Barnes & Noble has also done us a favour by sharing the book cover (pictured) and a description of the 448 pages, as scribed by his official biographer, Walter Isaacson. » 8/16/11 4:40am 8/16/11 4:40am

Steve Jobs' Biography Is Renamed Steve Jobs

You've gotta admit that anything would've been better than iSteve: The Book of Jobs. Especially considering it's the first biography to receive the actual man's support and cooperation. Written by Walter Isaacson, it will be published on March 26th 2012. [Fortune] » 7/06/11 3:40am 7/06/11 3:40am

An Early Peek at the Steve Jobs Comic Book

From the people that brought you the Mark Zuckerberg comic book comes the boringly named (yet still enticing!) Steve Jobs: The Co-Founder of Apple, a pulp biography in pictures. A few of which PC World has gotten an early look at. » 6/14/11 2:21pm 6/14/11 2:21pm

Official Steve Jobs Biography Gets a Cover and Price Thanks to Amazon

Amazon is now taking pre-orders for the Walter Isaacson-penned Steve Jobs biography, iSteve: The Book of Jobs, slated for release March 2012. Along with the listing is what might be the final cover and price for the tome. » 6/05/11 11:00am 6/05/11 11:00am

Jony Ive: High School Drummer, to Apple Superstar

In a sea of Jobs biographies, it's a nice change to read about the British-born Jonathan Ive. Who would've thought that designing a toilet would lead him to Cupertino, and to Apple's basement where he spent years toiling away unnoticed before Jobs scooped him up and gave him the opportunity he deserved? » 3/21/11 4:40am 3/21/11 4:40am