Ideas That Changed the World

Movies: ‘Steve Jobs’
Photo by Francois Duhamel Kate Winslet and Michael Fassbender in “Steve Jobs”

Alan Turing, World War II German code breaker and inventor of the computer, killed himself with cyanide in 1954, a half-eaten apple by his bed. Is that why Steve Jobs (Michael Fassbender) chose Apple as the name of the computer company he founded, and an apple, with a missing bite, as his logo?

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