Monday, October 31, 2011

Steve and the Perfect Staircase

Steve Jobs is listed as an inventor in 317 US  patents.

Most of them are, quite predictably,  related to computers and peripheral devices, but there are notable exceptions - and one of them is a patent for the glass staircase that adorns Apple stores!


Ifo Apple Store - Glass Staircase -

Patent Document - PDF file -

Seven Iconic Patents that Define Steve Jobs (TechCrunch, 25 Aug 2011) -

Apple Patents show Steve Jobs's Attention to Design (NYT Aug., 2011)

Steve Job's Patents (NYT Interactive Feature, 5 Oct., 2011) -

A Sister’s Eulogy for Steve Jobs By MONA SIMPSON (October 30, 2011) --

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