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Steve Jobs is dead

http://www.apple.com/

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Didnt they put that up last time he resigned?

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He died today.
http://www.apple.com/stevejobs/

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Hate on Apple all you want, but you cannot deny the innovation and advancement this man brought to the world.

RIP you magnificent, turtle-neck wearing man.

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Man people be pissed about not releasing the iPhone 5 huh? Too soon?
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So this is for real? If so RIP, he was very innovative.

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I have been checking a bunch of sites and unless Apple dot com got hacked, I think it might be true

lulzSec at work?

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CUPERTINO, Calif. (AP) -- Apple Inc. said the company's co-founder Steve Jobs died Wednesday. He was 56. "We are deeply saddened to announce that Steve Jobs passed away today," the company said in a brief statement.

"Steve's brilliance, passion and energy were the source of countless innovations that enrich and improve all of our lives. The world is immeasurably better because of Steve."

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Its gotta be true. Its on to many trusted sites. I guess he lost his battle to pancreatic cancer.

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Talk about timing your exit - Well played Stevie and nice work on ripping off Xerox

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Its gotta be true. Its on to many trusted sites. I guess he lost his battle to pancreatic cancer.

damn, nm that sucks.


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Knew it was coming when he stepped aside a few weeks back.

A sad day ...... A real innovative genius and the heart of apple.

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Very sad. A true leader of our time.

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Rip steve. What most people don't realize is that almost all special effects are done with apple computers. Same with print shops and the ability to edit and fix adobe things. His company innovated so many things that most don't realize.
Flatscreens with the pc's inside
Most of us using smart phones. they started it all with the iPhone 1

He didn't pull a "microsoft asshole leaving source code open for hacking" kind of CEO. He made sure they got their stuff working as well as possable. He didn't let his company grow into a pain in the ass joint. The whole original people from the company thought smart and made the company strong. Years ago my little bro told me to buy apple stock. Back in 2000. It was $14.00 a share. Just before it split. God I'd be so rich right now.

He was one of the smartest CEO's around. Never let what he's done fade.

...plus my gf was with me saying "omg slow down, slow down" and I was thinking "Lose annoying squalk box in passenger seat, afford more mods and have less weight in the car and on the back of the bike"...so i dumped her and I'm single again as usual...HERE KITTY KITTY!!!
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I didn't realize he bought Pixar from George Lucas for 10 million...sold shares in it for 7.6 billion in 2006. Pretty good business move there...

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