Linked by Thom Holwerda on Thu 6th Oct 2011 00:02 UTC
Apple On its website, Apple has just confirmed that its co-founder and former CEO, Steve Jobs, has passed away at age 56. After bringing the company back from the brink of bankruptcy and turning it into one of the world's most succesful technology companies, Jobs lost the battle with pancreatic cancer.
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My heart sank...
by thavith_osn on Thu 6th Oct 2011 04:28 UTC
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...when I heard the news this morning. I kind of never thought he would die, even though it comes to us all.

When I saw the Mac for the first time back in 84, I must have studied every pixel on every graphic for an entire year from articles in magazines, I didn't own a Mac until the LC757 came out. From those images I discovered what attention to detail meant. Steve understood simplicity and function, but combined it with elegance and art.

He has inspired me to create things with a little more polish than I might have otherwise.

You will be missed...

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