Watch Clips from the 2012 Webby Awards
Steve Jobs occupied centerpiece position during an award show that was otherwise filled with memes like “Owling” and “Sh*t Girls Say.” Justin Long and John Hodgman did a short comedy routine/history lesson about the role Jobs took in Apple’s advertising. Following was a heartfelt and somewhat volatile rant by Richard Dreyfus and a video montage of important Americans—including President Obama—extolling the virtues of Jobs’ visionary work.
You can check out clips from the show below:
Jim Gaffigan presents the Person of the Year Award to Louis C.K.
Spike Lee and Jeremy Lin present the Sports Award to Skip Bayless and
DJ Steve Porter
Passion Pit Performs “Take a Walk”
Pete Cashmore of Mashable presents the Year in Protest at the 16th
Annual Webby Awards
Kevin Systrom and Mike Krieger accept the Webby award for the 2012
Breakout of the Year for Instagram
Key of Awesome Perform “Eat It, Don’t Tweet It” at the 16th Annual Webby Awards
Michael Bloomberg accepts Lifetime Achievement Award
Bjork accepts “Artist of the Year Award.” Her album “Biophilia” was
released as an interactive iPad app
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