With the passing of Steve Jobs, many retrospectives will be written about his impact on the world of technology and communication. While those contributions are undeniable, the Apple founder also had an important and influential effect on the world of film. The global box-office power of Pixar films is largely indebted to Jobs, who bought the fledgling animation company back in 1986. What started as a small staff of less… Continue reading Steve Jobs and Pixar: By the Numbers
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The death of Steve Jobs has spurred reactions from around the globe, from customers to world leaders praising his genius and mourning his loss.
Among those paying tribute is President Barack Obama, who issued a statement shortly after Jobs’s death, from pancreatic cancer, was announced Wednesday.
“Michelle and I are… Continue reading President Obama, Bill Gates Pay Tribute to Steve Jobs
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UPDATE: Steve Jobs family released a statement Wednesday afternoon: “In his public life, Steve was known as a visionary; in his private life, he cherished his family.
“We are thankful to the many people who have shared their wishes and prayers during the last year of Steve’s illness; a website will be provided for those who wish… Continue reading Apple Co-Founder Steve Jobs Dead At 56
Apple issued the following statement today that Steve Jobs has passed away at the age of 56 due to complications from pancreatic cancer:
We are deeply saddened to announce that Steve Jobs passed away today.
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.
His greatest love was for his wife… Continue reading Steve Jobs: 1955 - 2011
By Amber Goodhand – Radar Reporter
Apple CEO Steve Jobs resigned on Wednesday, radio detection and rangingOnline.com has learned.
The Board of Directors has named Tim Cook as the company’s new CEO — he was previously Apple’s Chief Operating Officer.
EXCLUSIVE PHOTOS: Steve Jobs, On ‘Medical Leave,’ Stops In Apple HQ
The 56-year-old businessman will remain as Chairman of the Board, and the following is Jobs’ resignation letter: