Steve Jobs (1955-2011)
Steven Paul "Steve" Jobs (February 24, 1955 - Oct. 5, 2011) was an American business magnate and inventor. He was a co-founder, chairman, and former CEO of Apple Inc. Jobs also previously served as chief executive of Pixar Animation Studios.
Hewlett-Packard is still scrambling to meet the growing demand for more versatile and less expensive mobile devices as a slump in its personal computer sales deepens, but the company's cost-cutting measures and focus on more profitable areas of technology appear to be easing the pain.
The European Union's leaders took a major step in tackling tax-dodgers Wednesday by pushing to end bank secrecy across the bloc's 27 members by the end of the year.
A string of unrelated events is highlighting divisions among Republicans just when they'd like to show a united front and take full advantage of President Barack Obama's latest political problems.
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Apple's CEO, Tim Cook is disputing assertions by a Senate panel that the company avoids billions of dollars in U.
A Senate committee has accused Apple of using "a complex web of offshore entities" to avoid paying billions of dollars in US income taxes.
In the hotseat once again. This is the second time Google's been grilled by British MPs over its tax affairs.
While CBS's Charlie Rose spent the majority of his talk with Bill Gates discussing his charitable work curing diseases and making toilets, the "60 Minutes" segment on Sunday eventually turned to the Microsoft co-founder's tumultuous relationship with that other great tech co-founder, Apple's Steve Jobs.