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Text of Steve Jobs' Commencement address (2005)
This is the text of the Commencement address by Steve Jobs, CEO of Apple Computer and of Pixar Animation Studios, delivered on June 12, 2005. I am honored to be with you today at your commencement...
Published: June 14, 2005
Length: 9 minutes (2272 words)
Robbie Adams: Recording U2's Achtung Baby & Zooropa
Young Irish engineer Robbie Adams played an important part in the recording of U2's popular and critically-acclaimed albums Achtung Baby and Zooropa. Here he gives PAUL TINGEN a fascinating insight…
Length: 19 minutes (4983 words)
Caballo Blanco’s Last Run: The Micah True Story
Micah True's body was found about a mile above this section of Little Creek in the Gila Wilderness, near Silver City, N.M. More Photos » GILA HOT SPRINGS, N.M. — Micah True went off alone on a…
Author: Barry Bearak
Published: May 20, 2012
Length: 3 minutes (790 words)
SIRI RISING: The Inside Story Of Siri's Origins -- And Why She Could Overshadow The iPhone
The world got its first inkling of the quick wit that would make Apple’s Siri an icon during a packed press conference held before an auditorium of tech elite. "Who are you?" an Apple executive asked…
Published: Jan. 22, 2013
Length: 22 minutes (5555 words)
Dzhokhar Tsarnaev: Jahar's World
Dzhokhar Tsarnaev on the cover of Rolling Stone. Illustration by Sean McCabe
Published: July 17, 2013
Length: 7 minutes (1888 words)
Keep the Things You Forgot: An Elliott Smith Oral History
From a Basement on the Hill (2004) In 2001, Smith begins and ends a series of recording sessions with Jon Brion, which fall apart after Brion confronts him about his drug use and self-destructive…
Length: 15 minutes (3950 words)
The Strange Tale of the North Pond Hermit
Photo: Andy Molloy/ Kennebec Journal/ AP Photo The hermit set out of camp at midnight, carrying his backpack and his bag of break-in tools, and threaded through the forest, rock to root to rock,…
Source: www.gq.com
Published: Sept. 21, 2014
Length: 6 minutes (1671 words)
What Happens to Your Identity When You Don’t Speak to Anyone for 27 Years
Anyone who reveals what he’s learned, Chris told me, is not by his definition a true hermit. Chris had come around on the idea of himself as a hermit, and eventually embraced it. When I…
Published: Aug. 21, 2014
Length: 1 minutes (268 words)
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