Apple’s Senior Vice President of Design Jony Ive will be presented with a Lifetime Achievement award from the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art on October 30th.
Times reporter John Arlidge sat down with Jony Ive at Apple’s headquarters in Cupertino, California. Arlidge spoke with Apple’s head of design in one of the first in-depth interviews granted by the quiet and humble executive.
Ive talks about his early influences, his first few years at Apple and his current experience at the Cupertino company. What really shines through in the interview is Ive’s humble personality, his excitement with his work and his love of “making.”
Its name is enough to send CEOs into cold sweats, which is why the rest of the mobile world spent last week announcing their hardware back-to-back to steal a march on this handset. Now, after all of the rumor, speculation and leaks, Apple’s sixth iPhone has finally been unveiled in San Francisco. We’ve got around 45 minutes before the world begins idly speculating about next year’s iteration, so let’s spend what little time we have delving into what’s changed.