By Barbara Ortutay, Jordan Robertson and Rachel Metz
AP technology writers
SAN FRANCISCO -- A new biography portrays Steve Jobs as a skeptic all his life -- giving up religion because he was troubled by starving children, calling executives who took over Apple (AAPL) "corrupt" and delaying cancer surgery in favor of cleansings and herbal medicine.
Steve Jobs by Walter Isaacson, to be on bookshelves Monday, also says Jobs came up with the company's name while he was on a diet of fruits and vegetables, and as a teenager perfected staring at people without blinking.
The Associated Press purchased a copy of the book Thursday.
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