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Steve Bannon Angled for a Job Lobbying on Behalf of E-Cigarette Giant Juul

The Daily Beast – Betsy Woodruff – The offer was, ultimately, rebuffed. Juul Labs, which hawks flavored e-cigarettes that teens love, recently drew a controversial suitor: ex-White House chief strategist Steve Bannon. The offer came during a meeting on Oct. 10 of last year, where…

Liz Cheney Tells Steve King To Find Another Job - The Daily Caller

Dailycaller – Daily Caller : Molly Prince – The third-ranking House Republican, Wyoming Rep. Liz Cheney, echoed the statements of other GOP leaders on Tuesday as she stated that Iowa Rep. Steve King should “find another line of work.” “His language questioning whether or…

The Flawed Brilliance of Steve Jobs

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Why Steve Jobs, not Bill Gates, Was the True Education Visionary

Foundation for Economic Education – When it comes to education reform, there are generally two camps: those who want to improve the existing mass compulsory schooling system through tweaking and tuning and those who want to build something entirely new and different. Not…

Steve Jobs's Biggest Weakness Just Cost Apple Investors $400 Billion

Inc – Peter Cohan – It must have been wonderful to be Steve Jobs -- especially when he returned to Apple in 1997 after being fired by John Sculley in 1985. During his second time as Apple CEO, Jobs was able to invent new products targeting large existing markets --…

Today in Apple history: Steve Jobs introduces the MacBook Pro

Cult of Mac – Luke Dormehl – January 10, 2006: Steve Jobs unveils the original 15-inch MacBook Pro, Apple's thinnest, fastest and lightest laptop yet. Building on the previous PowerBook G4 laptop, the new laptop adds dual-core Intel processors for the first time. The MacBook…

Today in Apple history: Steve Jobs takes a leave of absence

Cult of Mac – Luke Dormehl – January 14, 2009: Steve Jobs' cancer worsens to the point that he takes a medical leave from Apple. Despite his illness, the CEO remains reluctant to take the time off. When he does, he keeps quiet about the severity of his illness. He calls…

12 Years Ago Steve Jobs Introduced the iPhone, and Everything Changed

The Motley Fool – Danny Vena – 'Every once in a while, a revolutionary product comes along that changes everything.' It's usually hyperbole when someone says a product 'changes everything.' But every once in a while, one actually does. At the Macworld conference on Jan. 9, 2007…