An American writer and journalist Isaacson is the author of American Sketches, Einstein: His Life and Universe, Benjamin Franklin: An American Life, and Kissinger: A Biography. In 2012, he was selected as one of the Time 100, the magazine's list of the most influential people in the world. Isaacson is a fellow of the Royal Society of Arts and was awarded its 2013 Benjamin Franklin Medal. In 2014, the National Endowment for the Humanities selected Isaacson for the Jefferson Lecture, the U.S. federal government's highest honour for achievement in the humanities. The title of Isaacson's lecture was "The Intersection of the Humanities and the Sciences." Steve Jobs is the authorized self-titled biography book of Steve Jobs. Steven Paul Jobs was an American business magnate and investor. He was the chairman, chief executive officer and co-founder of Apple Inc. Jobs's design aesthetic was influenced by the philosophies of Zen and Buddhism. According to Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak, "Steve didn't ever code. He wasn't an engineer and he didn't do any original design..." Daniel Kottke, one of Apple's earliest employees and a college friend of Jobs's, stated that "Between Woz and Jobs, Woz was the innovator, the inventor. Steve Jobs was the marketing person." Since his death, the former Apple CEO has won 141 patents, more than most inventors win during their lifetimes. Currently, Jobs holds over 450 patents. You can listen online to free English audiobook “Steve Jobs” by Walter Isaacson on our website.