Steve Paul Jobs (1955-2011), co-founder, former CEO of Apple passed away at the age of 56. On August 24, 2011 he wrote a letter to Apple’s Board of Directors and the Apple Community:
” I have always said if there ever came a day when I could no longer meet my duties and expectations as Apple’s CEO, I would be the first to let you know. Unfortunately, that day has come. ”
And the day he resigned. On that day Apple missed them too much and now he is no more in this world. We all will miss you Steve. Steve shown the world a new era of Computing, gadgets, innovation, creativity and world will remember his excellent contributions.
“Death is the destination we all share,” … “It is Life’s change agent. It clears out the old to make way for the new.” – Steve Jobs
Apple is remembering Steve Jobs via http://www.apple.com/stevejobs :
Tribute to Steve from his best friends, from those who are inspired by him, and many more:
“Steve was among the greatest of American innovators – brave enough to think differently, bold enough to believe he could change the world, and talented enough to do it.”– Barack Obama
“Steve, thank you for being a mentor and a friend. Thanks for showing that what you build can change the world. I will miss you.” – Mark Zuckerberg
“He not only gave me a lot of personal advice and encouragement, he showed all of us how innovation can change lives.” – Jerry Yang, Yahoo!
“For those of us lucky enough to get to work with him, it’s been an insanely great honor” – Bill Gates
RIP 🙁 Steve Jobs. We will miss you a lot.