Gassée points out that ive was already working at Apple when Jobs returned to the company in 1996.
Rubinstein was pushed out of Apple by ive, who had clashed with Rubinstein and gave Jobs an ultimatum—he goes or I go.
It might help that ive, like a younger, healthier Jobs, personifies coolness and creativity.
But why is word suddenly leaking out of Apple about ive feuding with the board?
The first products that ive designed under Jobs were the “Bondi Blue” iMac and the somewhat ugly iBook.
No, you mustnt, said the boy; ive found out how to do the trick now.
ive often wished that a man—of your kind—would say that to me.
But if any one of them was finer than that whale of a hit, ive forgotten it.
ive a good mind to go on licking you until you say no, said Oliver.
ive got a man who will take us for a drive all around the Point and around the fortress.
contraction of I have, 1742, first attested in Richardson's "Pamela."