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Jony Ive Reveals Secrets of the Apple Watch, His Favorite Brands - Bloomberg

Through it all, the one person that was at the center of the Apple Watch story was its creator, and indeed the creator of much of what has made Apple a $900 billion company, Sir Jonathan Ive, Chief Design Officer. I'd exchanged pleasantries with him ...

Apple's scrapped ideas for the car of the future sound wild - Business Insider

Apple is now building self-driving software, instead of a entire autonomous vehicle. But in the early days of the project, Apple employees including Jony Ive came up with concepts for the car of the future. They include augmented reality windshields ...

These are the designers behind the world's most iconic gadgets - Red Bull

With designs stretching back to the original 1998 Apple iMac G3, which added colour and style to an otherwise staid marketplace, Jony Ive played an influential part in making Apple cool again. Don't remember the G3? How about the original iPod, iPhone, ...

Steve Jobs Had No Idea Apple Would Make a Health Device Called Apple Watch - Observer

In February 2016, an unremarkable quartz Seiko watch from the 1980s was sold for a jaw-dropping $42,500 in an auction, only because it once belonged to Steve Jobs, the late Apple founder. But according to Jony Ive, Apple's design chief who worked ...

Jony Ive Talks about Watches - TidBITS

If you're interested in Apple design and high-end watches, you'll want to read Benjamin Clymer's interview with Jony Ive in watch-enthusiast magazine Hodinkee. Don't get derailed by the initial prose (which shuttles from schoolgirl-breathless to luxury ...

Apple Watch Secrets Revealed By Jony Ive, Health A Big Focus - Forbes

Ive explains, 'The first discussion took place in early 2012, a few months after Steve's passing. It caused us to take time, pausing to think about where we wanted to go, what trajectory we were on as a company, and what motivated us. Also, what ...

Week In Wearables: Apple Reveals Watch Secrets, Michael J Fox Partners With Verily, Qualcomm Chips - Forbes

This week Jony Ive gave an extensive interview and spilled a lot of details about the thinking behind Apple Watch, Qualcomm revealed new chips for wearables are coming and a patent revealed a round Apple Watch could be a thing. All part of the week in ...

Apple Watch designer Jony Ive reveals his favourite watches not made by Apple - T3

Depending on which side of the fence you sit, Jony Ive either saved or destroyed the Swiss watch industry when he designed the Apple Watch, but there's no denying he's a classic 'watch guy'. Ive recently opened up about his past with mechanical watches ...

British iPhone designer Jony Ive reveals the product Apple built after death of founder Steve Jobs - Metro

The British design genius who made the iPhone has spoken out to offer a rare insight into the work of Apple following the death of its co-founder Steve Jobs. Jony Ive, who grew up in Chingford in East London, revealed that one of the first products ...

Apple design chief Jony Ive talks about Apple Watch and his first real watch - BGR India

Apple's Jony Ive, the chief design officer at the Cupertino-based iPhone maker, is one of the most important executives at the company after CEO Tim Cook. While his voice acts as the secret sauce for every Apple product, Ive is not known for giving ...

Steve Jobs didn't know there was going to be an Apple Watch - TechRadar

In a new interview with style magazine Hodinkee, chief design officer at Apple, Jony Ive, has revealed some surprises about the development of the Apple Watch, including the fact that he never spoke to the late Steve Jobs about making a watch. Ive says ...

Jony Ive reveals story of Apple Watch in Hodinkee interview - Phone Arena

A relief for watch afficionados would be to know that Jony Ive is also an avid explorer of different watches and there are a few interesting details about his own favorites revealed in the interview. For instance, Apple's chief designer says he bought ...

Hodinkee Does the Watch-Lover's Interview with Sir Jony Ive - The Mac Observer

One of the tidbits I found particularly interesting is that Jony Ive said he never talked about watches with Steve Jobs, and that the Apple Watch was first discussed a few months after his passing. This is a great interview. Check It Out: Hodinkee Does ...

Apple always viewed the Watch as a health device, Jony Ive says - CNBC

Apple has envisioned its smartwatches as health devices since the product's conception in 2012, according to a new interview with Apple's top designer in Hodinkee Magazine. Jony Ive told Hodinkee, which covers the luxury watch industry, that health was ...

Jony Ive talks origins and future of Apple Watch in new interview - Wareable

It's one thing to hear Jony Ive's product narration in pristine videos at Apple keynotes, it's a whole other thing to hear him open up a bit and talk about the development of a product. Speaking with Hodinkee for the second issue of its magazine, Apple ...

Jony Ive Covers Volume 2 of 'HODINKEE' Magazine - HYPEBEAST

Last September, HODINKEE officially launched its eponymous HODINKEE Magazine and now Ben Clymer and company are back with the second volume of their publication. And the cover star this time around? None other than Jony Ive. Inside the magazine ...

Jony Ive: Watch was meant to broaden Apple's relevance and prepare for future - VentureBeat

Apple started its Watch project in 2012 as a pivot from pocketable computers to “more personal and more accessible” technology, the company's design chief Jonathan Ive said in an interview published today. Speaking with watch magazine Hodinkee, Ive ...

Apple's Jony Ive discusses his 'best friend' and the origins of the Apple Watch in a new interview - Business Insider

Apple's Jony Ive, the company's chief design officer and one of its most critical executives, recently discussed the "early 2012" origins of the Apple Watch and the possibilities of where Apple is "headed" in a new interview in Hodinkee magazine.

Apple Watch one of the first post-Steve Jobs products at Apple, says Jony Ive - AppleInsider

Jony Ive, Apple's Chief Design Officer, spoke with Hodinkee, which describes itself as the world's leading online wristwatch magazine, in a new interview published this week, where Ive reveals some surprising things about the creation of the Apple Watch.

Jony Ive on Apple Watch: 'Everything We Did Was in the Pursuit of What We Thought Was the Best Solution' - Mac Rumors

I wish Ive would just admit they completely botched the initial roll out, and if not for changes that were made with the Series 1 and 2 models that both lowered the price and returned focus to functionality instead of fashion the Apple Watch would have ...

Sir Jonathan Paul "Jony" Ive, KBE , is a British industrial designer who is currently the Chief Design Officer of Apple Inc. He oversees the Apple Industrial Design Group and also provides leadership and direction for Human Interface software teams across the company. Ive is the designer of many of Apple's products, including the MacBook Pro, iMac, MacBook Air, Mac mini, iPod, iPod Touch, iPhone, iPad, iPad Mini, Apple Watch and iOS.

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Jonathan Ive, April 2009
Born Jonathan Paul Ive
(1967-02-27) 27 February 1967 (age 49)
Chingford, London, England, UK
Nationality English
Citizenship British and American
Alma mater Royal College of Art
Newcastle Polytechnic
Occupation Chief Design Officer at Apple Inc.
  • Tangerine
  • Apple Inc.
Known for Design, Works at Apple
Net worth $150 million
Spouse(s) Heather Pegg (m. 1987)
Website Ive Bio

Sir Jonathan Paul "Jony" Ive, KBE (born 27 February 1967), is a British industrial designer who is currently the Chief Design Officer (CDO) of Apple Inc. He oversees the Apple Industrial Design Group and also provides leadership and direction for Human Interface software teams across the company. Ive is the designer of many of Apple's products, including the MacBook Pro, iMac, MacBook Air, Mac mini, iPod, iPod Touch, iPhone, iPad, iPad Mini, Apple Watch and iOS.

Ive has received a number of accolades for his work. In 2003 he was the inaugural winner of the Design Museum's Designer of the Year Award. In 2004 the BBC named him the most influential person on British culture. In 2006, he was appointed as an Honorary Fellow of the Royal Academy of Engineering, and in 2012, he was knighted at Buckingham Palace for "services to design and enterprise".