TIAH: 2010s

Today in Apple history: Steve Jobs wins posthumous Grammy

Steve Jobs’ death caused an outpouring of support. Photo: Grammys February 12, 2012: Months after his untimely death, Steve Jobs is honored with a Special Merit Grammy Award in recognition of his contributions to the field of music with the iPod and iTunes Music Store. The award is collected by Apple’s senior vice president of …

Today in Apple history: iPad fails to impress Bill Gates

February 11, 2010: With iPad excitement reaching a fever pitch, Steve Jobs’ old frenemy Bill Gates wades in with his own opinion of Apple’s tablet. His view? It’s kinda meh. “There’s nothing on the iPad I look at and say, ‘Oh, I wish Microsoft had done it,’” he tells one interviewer. Wading in to the …