“The world has lost a visionary”, said US President Barrack Obama in his statement on the death of Steve Job, co-founder and former CEO of Apple, Inc. Jobs also served as chief executive of Pixar Animation Studios.
He has brought a lot of better things in the world through his technological inventions and innovations, from Apple computer in the 1970s to iPad and iPhone today along with myriad of Apple Apps. His name was always mentioned by my professors in technology management courses. Truly he is an icon when it comes to creativity, innovation, management and success.
Apple confirmed the death of Steve Jobs in Wednesday. The homepage of Apple website was transformed into a full page display of Jobs’s photo along with text ” Steve Jobs 1955-2011 and clicking the photo will lead to the official statement of Apple, Inc. which reads:
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 leave behind a company that he could have built and his spirit will forever be the foundation of Apple.
Goodbye, Steve Jobs, May you rest in peace!