Time to take Steve Jobs down from his pedestal

DEVICES: Steve Jobs is held in such high esteem that sometimes it is impossible to make any kind of dissenting noise about this hugely important figure in modern technology without being taken to task for besmirching his good name. But since his passing more details are emerging about how he behaved and how that style influenced so much of his work and attitude. Read more on The Atlantic.

The man who made computers personal was a genius… and a jerk.

Almost four years since his death, a new documentary wonders whether the legend that is Apple’s Steve Jobs can accommodate both realities.

There are those that argue Jobs could be a jerk in the normative sense because he could be a jerk in the narrative.

And his successes justified his failings.

Read more on The Atlantic

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