Tuesday, August 07, 2007

Fake Steve Jobs "Outed"!

One of the most popular blogs in Silicon Valley for quite some time has been "www.fakesteve.blogspot.com" -- a satirical take on the life and musings of the real Steve Jobs. Jobs and Bill Gates, among other industry titans, have admitted that they read the fake, yet funny, blog. And, a cottage industry has grown to guess the identity of the real "fake" Steve Jobs.

Well, guess no longer. His identity was revealed yesterday by The New York Times -- Daniel Lyons, a senior editor at Forbes magazine. Read more about the unmasking from today's Los Angeles Times.