Linked by Thom Holwerda on Wed 24th Jun 2009 21:45 UTC
Apple I'm sorry, but I can't get around it any more. Over the weekend, we had a story in the reputable Wall Street Journal that Steve Jobs had a liver transplant two months ago in a hospital in Tennessee. This story got all over the Apple media - obviously - and was later confirmed by the hospital in question. All the usual questions arose about privacy, Warren Buffet had a remark about it, and so on. Let's get all these stories out of the way in one go.
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by capricorn_tm on Thu 25th Jun 2009 15:55 UTC
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"Note that I'm not saying they won't see success without Jobs, but only that the company will be different. Significantly different."

I'm sorry Thom, but I have to disagree.

Steve jobs IS Apple, period.

Once Jobs leaves, I'm pretty much sure that Apple will fade away again.

Technology does not make success, People do and a personality like Jobs is, alas, irreplaceable.

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