Goodbye, Steve Jobs

Thursday, October 06, 2011

Shoulder-high portrait of smiling man in his fifties wearing a black turtle neck shirt with a day-old beard holding a phone facing the viewer in his left hand

"The world has lost a visionary", said US President Barrack Obama in his statement on the death of Steve Job, co-founder and former CEO of Apple, Inc. Jobs also served as chief executive of Pixar Animation Studios. 

He has brought a lot of better things in the world through his technological inventions and innovations, from Apple computer in the 1970s to iPad and iPhone today along with myriad of Apple Apps. His name was always mentioned by my professors in technology management courses. Truly he is an icon when it comes to creativity, innovation, management and success. 

Apple confirmed the death of Steve Jobs in Wednesday. The homepage of Apple website was transformed into a full page display of Jobs's photo along with text " Steve Jobs 1955-2011 and clicking the photo will lead to the official statement of Apple, Inc. which reads:
   
     Apple has lost a visionary and creative genius, and the world has lost an amazing human being. Those of us who have been fortunate enough to know and work with Steve have lost a dear friend and an inspiring mentor. Steve leave behind a company that he could have built and his spirit will forever be the foundation of Apple. 

Goodbye, Steve Jobs, May you rest in peace! 



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2 Comments

  1. yes, that is so sad, indeed.. his was a life fully and well lived and we should learn from that.. left you some love!

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  2. I'm not an Apple fan at all but I was really sad when I learned the news. He was my geek god. He's the one who started it all :(

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