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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Greatest respect
by orfanum on Thu 6th Oct 2011 05:13 UTC
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I know I may have appeared to have been heavy on the criticism of Apple of late but just woke up to this very sad news. It must be terribly, terribly heartrending for his family for Steve Jobs to have been taken so young: my own father died suddenly at 53, and I apprehend their loss. A person is at the height of their powers at that age. What else might he have brought to the world had he had another 30 years. Be at peace, Mr Jobs.

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