Awards

Video of Pixar founder as he accepts Steve Jobs’ Disney Legends Award

Back in July, Disney announced that it was going to be honoring Steve Jobs with a Disney Legend Award. The award is the media conglomerate’s highest and most coveted honor, and is reserved for extraordinary visionaries and artists.

Well the award ceremony was held yesterday, in the D23 Expo Arena at the Anaheim Convention Center. And when Pixar founder John Lasseter took the stage to accept the Legend award on Steve Jobs’ behalf, he gave quite the speech….

Disney to honor Steve Jobs with prestigious ‘Legends’ award

Disney announced its¬†2013 Disney Legends Award honorees today.¬†The awards will be presented next month at Disney’s D23 expo, a 3-day event held for fans, giving them a¬†rare opportunity to be a part of the always touching and memorable presentation.

The Legends award is the media conglomerate’s¬†highest and most coveted honor, and is reserved for¬†extraordinary visionaries and artists behind the “Disney magic.” This year’s honorees include the likes of Dick Clark, John Goodman, and yes, Steve Jobs…

The 2013 Apple Design Award winners announced

Shortly after Tim Cook wrapped up Apple’s big keynote yesterday, developers and other WWDC attendees made their way over to another popular event: the 2013 Apple Design Award show.

Every year, Apple¬†hands out awards to outstanding iOS and OS X apps based on a number of factors like design, and innovation. And the winners of this year’s prestigious Design Awards are…

Apple wins Technology and Engineering Emmy Award

Apple was presented with a¬†Technology and Engineering Emmy Award¬†last night¬†during a special reception in Las Vegas. The annual event¬†honors innovation in broadcast technology and recognizes companies and individuals whose breakthroughs have a significant effect on TV engineering…

Tim Cook shortlisted for Time’s Person of the Year

Apple’s chief executive Tim Cook is one of the¬†frontrunners for Time’s 2012 Person of the Year. Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer, 37, the youngest CEO of a Fortune 500 company,¬†is another prominent person who also¬†made the cut, along with¬†South Korea’s pop sensation Psy,¬†the three scientists who discovered the Higgs Boson particle and Italian physicist Fabiola Giannati who¬†leads the Atlas experiment at the Large Hadron Collider at CERN in Switzerland. Heck, even the Higgs Boson particle itself is on Time’s list…