Steve Jobs passes away

Steve Jobs, Apple’s co-founder and former CEO, has died at the age of 56.  Jobs had been diagnosed with an islet cell neuroendocrine tumor (a rare type of pancreatic cancer), and despite a liver transplant in April 2009, his health continued to deteriorate.  Jobs’ vision and passion drove Apple to great heights and will certainly have a lasting impact on the world.  Apple released the following statement:

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 leaves behind a company that only he could have built, and his spirit will forever be the foundation of Apple.

If you would like to share your thoughts, memories, and condolences, please email rememberingsteve@apple.com

Source: Apple

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