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Arise SIR Jonathan Ive 183

Posted by timothy
from the there's-a-sword-for-that dept.
mariocki writes "Steve Jobs' go-to design man Jonathan Ive, the creator of modern computer design classics such as the iMac, MacBook Pro and iPod/iPhone/iPad, has been awarded a knighthood in the New Year's Honours list, taking him from plain old 'Mr' straight to 'Sir' in one fell swoop. This now puts him in the same league as Paul McCartney, Michael Caine, Bob Geldof and Bill Gates. Ive said 'I discovered at an early age that all I've ever wanted to do is design' and even for Apple haters his designs have done more for personal computer design than the mainstream PC manufacturers could imagine, taking the PC from the geek den into the living room of even the most painfully trendy fashionista."
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Arise SIR Jonathan Ive

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  • by gnasher719 (869701) on Saturday December 31, 2011 @09:10AM (#38547310)

    Thank god we now have Rounded Corners(tm).

    Rounded corners since 1984. Unlike X Windows. Long time before Ives. Thanks, Bill Atkinson.

    If your actual intent was to make some snide remarks about things that you are clueless about, you should post what you mean so that your arguments can be taken apart.

  • Re:Design Matters (Score:1, Interesting)

    by Anonymous Coward on Saturday December 31, 2011 @09:23AM (#38547342)

    OSX has been prepping developers for High DPI screens since 10.4 and in 10.7 all of the UI assets are higher rez. Ready for the upcoming Mac Retina Displays.

    So basically you don't have a clue what you are talking about.

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