iOS app Android app

Fake Steve Jobs
Dan Lyons is a marketing fellow at HubSpot, a software company in Cambridge, Mass. He was previously the tech editor at Newsweek, a tech columnist at Forbes, and the creator of "The Secret Diary of Steve Jobs," written in the person of "Fake Steve Jobs."

Entries by Fake Steve Jobs

Why IBM Is Getting Heat From the Antitrust Police

(10) Comments | Posted October 10, 2009 | 2:37 PM

People keep asking me, Hey Steve, do you think Microsoft is behind this government inquiry into IBM over antitrust issues? The answer is, of course they are. For 20 years Microsoft has been trying -- and failing -- to pry customers away from those fugly old mainframes. So now...

Read Post

What My Apple Tablet Means For News

(2) Comments | Posted October 1, 2009 | 8:00 AM

There's loads of buzz about this Tablet that we may or may not be developing at Apple. For now the product is entirely imaginary -- and yet, oddly enough, it's already received more reviews than most devices that actually exist. That's the nature of the beast here at Apple. And...

Read Post

You're Late to the Party, HuffPostTech. Apple Invented "Technology is Anthropology."

(3) Comments | Posted September 21, 2009 | 11:00 AM

My interns inform me that Huffington Post has declared that "technology is anthropology." Wow. That's heavy. As they say on "30 Rock," tell us some other things we already knew. Not sure if you've been paying attention to Apple for the past three decades, but, see, this concept is...

Read Post