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    Steve Jobs the Man Who Thought Different (English, Paperback, Karen Blumenthal)

    Steve Jobs the Man Who Thought Different  (English, Paperback, Karen Blumenthal)

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    Features
    • Language: English
    • Binding: Paperback
    • Publisher: Bloomsbury UK
    • ISBN: 9781408832066, 1408832062
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    Description

    Inventor, Visionary, Genius, Dropout, Adopted, Steve Jobs was the founder of Apple and he was all of these things.

    Steve Jobs has been described as a showman, artist, tyrant, genius, jerk. Through his life he was loved, hated, admired and dismissed, yet he was a living legend; the genius who founded Apple in his parent's garage when he was just 20 years old, revolutionising the music world. He single-handedly introduced the first computer that could sit on your desk and founded and nurtured a company called Pixar bringing to life Oscar wining animations Toy Story and Finding Nemo.

    So how did the man, who was neither engineer nor computer geek change the world we live in, making us want every product he touched?

    On graduation day in 2005, a fifty-year-old Steve Jobs said: ‘Today I want to tell you three stories from my life, That's it. Just three stories'. The first story is about connecting the dots. My second story is about love and loss. My third story is about death.

    This is his story...
    Critically acclaimed author Karen Blumenthal takes us to the core of this complicated and legendary man, from his adoption and early years through to the pinnacles of his career, his dismissal from his duties at Apple (for being too disruptive and difficult) to the graduation where he gave the commencement speech just 6 years before his death, giving life to what were soon to become some of most famous quotes of his career, ending with the message: “Stay Hungry. Stay Foolish. And I have always wished that for myself. And now, as you graduate to begin anew, I wish that for you.”

    “Your time is limited, so don't waste it living someone else's life.”

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    Specifications
    Book Details
    • Imprint
      • Bloomsbury Publishing
    Contributors
    • Author
      • Karen Blumenthal
    Dimensions
    • Height
      • 7.79 inch
    • Length
      • 5.08 in
    • Weight
      • 1.06 g
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    An Average book

    There have been many authors cashing in on the Steve Jobs fad going on ever since he died. This is one such attempt.

    The good stuff :
    The book covers everything - right from his childhood to his death. It even covers his sister's eulogy.

    The bad stuff :
    There is nothing new in the book. And it is also not the best one available to know about Steve Jobs. ( Having read 4 books on him till now, I can easily recommend you reading the Walter Isssacson biography. That's the best I have read on hi...
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    Shyam Govind

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    10 Jun, 2012

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    5

    AWESOME

    if u hate apples
    read it n i am sure u gonna start eating than
    man behind the apple
    the way he thought the way fight
    perfect
    and thats he was perfectionist.
    n he did it perfectly.
    go on buy it its worth the price
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    Roopak Kumar

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    8 Jun, 2012

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    Good and Handy Read :)

    This book, though cannot be compared with Sir Walter Issacson's work (official biography of Steve Jobs)..but is a good read in itself :)

    It covers all the timeline and events happened, in a more precise way.
    So, if you want to skip the 600+ pages of the official biography, then you must go for this alternative and you'll like it for sure.

    I have gone through both the books and hence, haven't missed any ;)
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    Prateek Bhattacharya

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    9 Aug, 2012

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    Steve Jobs: The Man Who Thought Different

    A really nice book and it tells a lot of good things about Steve Jobs and his life. He was one of the greatest innovators and his obsession with details and quality has become legendary. It is an education to read this book and I really loved it a lot. I recommend it to anyone who wants to know about this technology titan who influenced our lives in such a big manner.
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    Rakesh Sharma

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    9 Aug, 2012

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    A very light read

    This book gives a summary of events that took place in Steve Job's life. If you wish to know about everything about Job's life and Apple Inc in a nutshell, then you should go ahead and read it.

    Flipkart if very prompt when it comes to product delivery. I got the book in 2 days.
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    Murthy Upadhyayula

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    28 Jun, 2012

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    nice book

    nice book ...must read ii.... it has most inspiring and quotable lines . brief description of his incredible life
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    TAMIL BORAH

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    18 Apr, 2014

    5

    Perfect book,everything explained in short

    I really enjoyed this book. Its like a summary of the Walter issacsons biography.

    Everything in his life right from his birth has been explained and its a fantastic read.

    All technical terms have been covered and all his personal issues are covered is well.

    Must buy if you are a fan of apple and tech savvy
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    True Gamer

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    13 Aug, 2013

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    Many shades of Steve Jobs

    I had bought the book for my 7th graders. When I got the delivery I flipped a few pages and liked the book so much that I finished it in 4 days. A very interesting book which can be given to children above 13 years. We all know that 'Jobs' of 'Apple' has given us many amazing products. But one must pick up this book not only to find out how and why he was a genius but also knocks over the true and varied shades of his personality.
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    Suman Joshi

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    7 Apr, 2013

    5

    Great work by Karen Blumenthal

    It provides all information needed to know about Mr Jobs. It provides a tour in the life of the founder of apple. It gives a good insight about his life and personality ....................................................................................................................................
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    surya pratap singh

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    11 Nov, 2012

    5

    Heart Sinking

    this book is really influencing. If you happen to face problems with deciding what to take as a career, this is the perfect book. It helped in many ways especially when it came to going down in life from a very position.
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    Gail Pinto

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    24 Aug, 2012

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