Last week it was a book -- Leander Kahney's Jony Ive: The genius behind Apple's greatest products.
And on Friday it was a Charlie Rose bonanza: a long interview with friend and fellow designer Marc Newson that Rose has merchandized in a form to fit every schedule:
My favorite bit is Ive expanding on Newson's quip that the vision the two designers share is that they hate the same things:
"Part of the human condition is that we sense care," Ive says. "And sometimes it's easier to realize you sense carelessness. We're surrounded... so much of our manufactured environment testifies to a complete lack of care."
UPDATE: Sold! Red Mac Pro for $977,000.
Below: Newson and Ive.
A video glimpse into a 30-year relationship that is the definition of frenemies.
FORTUNE -- Steve Jobs was pretty sick in Nov. 2010 when CBS (CBS) debuted its 60 Minutes app on the iPad, so it's hard to know how involved he was in the negotiations that got Apple (AAPL) the exclusive. But he probably would have got a kick out of what the venerable TV newsmagazine managed to do with MOREPhilip Elmer-DeWitt - May 13, 2013 7:07 AM ET
The PBS talk show devotes 23 minutes to singing the praises of Steve Jobs' latest creation
In a segment that aired Thursday night, the Charlie Rose Show invited three A-list tech commentators -- the Wall Street Journal's Walt Mossberg, the New York Times' David Carr and TechCrunch's Michael Arrington -- to gush about (and find a few faults with) Apple's (AAPL) iPad.
[UPDATE: A YouTube version of the video has become available MOREPhilip Elmer-DeWitt - Feb 6, 2010 6:15 AM ET
This was a week for unsoliticited celebrity Apple (AAPL) endorsements.
First there was Charlie Rose, falling on his face to save his MacBook Air. Then Martha Stewart, posing her French bulldog Sharkey in front of the "razor-thin" machine.
And now, via Newsbusters.org, former Bush political advisor Karl Rove. Here he is, interviewed by Matthew Sheffield, talking about his iPhone and his MacBook Air:
NB: All right, I've got just one more quick question MOREPhilip Elmer-DeWitt - Mar 23, 2008 6:56 AM ET
|The medical marijuana ad that never aired, despite contrary media headlines|
|2 million students missing out on college aid|
|China to fight pollution with drones|
|Boeing reports wing cracks on Dreamliners|
|GM raising Corvette prices|