Steve Jobs just passed away

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  1. Mutiny92 profile image65
    Mutiny92posted 11 years ago

    that is really sad!  He was such a creative and inspiring man!

    1. SimeyC profile image91
      SimeyCposted 11 years agoin reply to this

      As much as I'm not an Apple fan, this truly is a sad day for the technology world. He was a true techno master and the best marketer in the world - he will be truly missed. RIP Steve Jobs

    2. Lisa HW profile image60
      Lisa HWposted 11 years agoin reply to this

      I was sorry to see that (as I'm guessing a whole lot of people are).  It is really sad.  He had a long struggle.

    3. rebekahELLE profile image85
      rebekahELLEposted 11 years agoin reply to this

      how very sad!

      may he rest in peace.

      1. WoodsmensPost profile image62
        WoodsmensPostposted 11 years agoin reply to this

        OMG what a tragic loss to the technology community. Long live his legacy

        1. rebekahELLE profile image85
          rebekahELLEposted 11 years agoin reply to this

          He left a huge imprint in our world. His influence on Apple corporate culture will keep his legacy alive.

          I love my Mac, won't ever return to a PC.

          Thunder Keys, thanks for posting the video. It's inspiring.

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    4. 2besure profile image82
      2besureposted 11 years agoin reply to this

      Jobs was a technical genius!  One once in a lifetime innovator.

    5. Aeron Wright profile image58
      Aeron Wrightposted 11 years agoin reply to this

      it is so sad that we lost an inspiration icon today. All his great innovation and passion will not be forgotten.

  2. Mighty Mom profile image81
    Mighty Momposted 11 years ago

    It really is sad.
    He packed a huge impact into his 56 years.

  3. Cagsil profile image78
    Cagsilposted 11 years ago

    I expected it. But, still sad. hmm

  4. ThunderKeys profile image63
    ThunderKeysposted 11 years ago

    What a an incredible loss for all of us!

    Steve Jobs in His Own Words -

    1. Lisa HW profile image60
      Lisa HWposted 11 years agoin reply to this

      Whoa.  Beautiful speech.  As a mother of one adopted son, myself, and one I vowed I'd get to college (in contrast to the situation with Steve Jobs' mother(s)), I was particularly moved that he started with that story (but also by the rest of it, as well).  I've saved the link.

  5. Uninvited Writer profile image78
    Uninvited Writerposted 11 years ago

    So sad...and my iPad gently weeps...

  6. wordscribe43 profile image90
    wordscribe43posted 11 years ago

    Oh NO!!!  So very sad...  sad

  7. Greekgeek profile image82
    Greekgeekposted 11 years ago

    And in this world he helped shape, I saw it on Twitter within 5 minutes after Apple posted the news.

    How many Apple products can you see from where you're sitting?
    Me: 5, 4 of which I'm using right now.

    My first Apple was a ][+ in 1979. I wrote a novel on it. (The novel was awful, but the Apple ][+ still works.)

  8. profile image0
    Wendi Mposted 11 years ago

    RIP Mr. Jobs.  His Apple IIe (back in the early 80's) was the reason for my love affair with computers!!!

    Very sad news!

  9. K9keystrokes profile image88
    K9keystrokesposted 11 years ago

    They are saying like Edison, Jobs changed the world forever with his genius..."iAgree"
    His family remains in my thoughts.
    I love my Mac, thank you Mr. Jobs! Rest in peace.

  10. Will Apse profile image90
    Will Apseposted 11 years ago

    He certainly created a lot of jobs for the people of Asia.

  11. Glenn Stok profile image96
    Glenn Stokposted 11 years ago

    I felt really bad when I heard the news this evening. I remember when his first Apple was announced in 1977. I tracked his success ever since then. He was a marvelous man who really has changed the world in many ways. Each one of us does things differently in one way or another because of his innovations. Steve Jobs will be missed.

  12. toygurus profile image56
    toygurusposted 11 years ago

    He really was an a great innovator and an even better salesperson. He made people happy to spend their money. I'll never forget his speech where he said, “If you live each day as if it was your last, someday you’ll most certainly be right.Remembering that I’ll be dead soon is the most important tool I’ve ever encountered to help me make the big choices in life. Because almost everything — all external expectations, all pride, all fear of embarrassment or failure - these things just fall away in the face of death, leaving only what is truly important. Remembering that you are going to die is the best way I know to avoid the trap of thinking you have something to lose. You are already naked. There is no reason not to follow your heart."

  13. Johnjfernando profile image61
    Johnjfernandoposted 11 years ago

    Steve Jobs was the most greatest revolutionary pioneer in his many achievements in furthering technology from the 20th century to today. He is an inspiration that will go unnoticed because he went from dropout-cult-and then an icon.


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