“Becoming Steve Jobs: The Evolution of a Reckless Upstart Into a Visionary Leader is poised to become the best-selling hardcover non-fiction book on the New York Times Best Seller list — just two-and-a-half weeks after its March 24 publication by Random House,” Therese Poletti reports for MarketWatch.
“The authors are veteran journalists: Brent Schlender covered Apple for many years at both The Wall Street Journal and Fortune, and Rick Tetzeli, a former Fortune editor, is now an executive editor at Fast Company magazine,” Poletti reports. “Earlier this week the two authors held a conversation on stage at the Computer History Museum in Mountain View, Calif. with moderator John Hollar, CEO of the museum.”
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MacDailyNews Take: Well-deserved. Definitely a recommended read.
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