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Steve Jobs didn't know there was going to be an Apple Watch

4 monthes ago   |   By Tech Radar

In a new interview with style magazine Hodinkee , chief design officer at Apple, Jony Ive, has revealed some surprises about the development of the Apple Watch , including the fact that he never spoke to the late Steve Jobs about making a watch. Ive says he didn't talk to Jobs about watches, let alone making a smartwatch. He also doesn't remember Jobs wearing a watch. "The first discussion took place in early 2012, a few months after Steve's passing," Ive said. "It caused us to take time, pausing to think about where we wanted to go, what trajectory we were on as a company, and what...
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Jony Ive reveals story of Apple Watch in Hodinkee interview

Jony Ive reveals story of Apple Watch in Hodinkee interview

4 monthes ago   |   By Phone Arena

In the years after the passing of Apple's iconic founder, chief visionary and CEO Steve Jobs, Jony Ive, the company's principal designer and a close friend of Jobs, has become one of the most recognized faces and voices of Apple.
And now, for the first time, Ive opens up about the first big new Apple product after the iPhone and the iPad: the Apple Watch.
Was the Apple Watch conceived in talks with Steve Jobs when he was still alive? Did Steve wear a watch himself? And is Ive actually interested in the watch industry? In a detailed interview with watch ...
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