Steven Levy

Jan. 24, 2014

A ‘Personal’ Computer Turns 30

On January 24, 1984, Steve Jobs unveiled the Macintosh computer to the world.

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Dec. 30, 2011

Year in Review: Science Stories of 2011

Four journalists join Ira Flatow to discuss the top science stories of 2011.

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Oct. 07, 2011

Remembering Steve Jobs

Author Steven Levy remembers the life and contributions of Apple co-founder Steve Jobs.

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Sep. 16, 2011

How Google Grew Into An Online Goliath

A new book by Steven Levy considers the way Google’s founders think, and how they steer the company.

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Jul. 16, 2010

Hackers, 25 Years On

Twenty five years ago, author Steven Levy published the book 'Hackers,' with profiles of some of the leaders of the emerging digital age. We'll talk to him about what's changed.

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