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Steve Jobs, Apple's creative visionary, dies at 56

Original post made on Oct 6, 2011

Steve Jobs, the co-founder of Apple and the creative force behind the company's transformation into one of the world's most iconic and pace-setting technology giants, died Wednesday, the company announced. ==B Related material:==
• [Web Link Video of Steve Jobs' 2005 Stanford Commencement Address]
• [Web Link Town Square: Steve Jobs, Apple, and Palo Alto]
• [Web Link Statement from Jobs' family]

Read the full story here Web Link posted Thursday, October 6, 2011, 11:33 AM

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Posted by Michael G. Stogner
a resident of another community
on Oct 6, 2011 at 1:07 pm

Steve Jobs R.I.P.
You were a Bright Star. You will be missed.

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Posted by Peter Carpenter
a resident of Atherton: Lindenwood
on Oct 6, 2011 at 1:33 pm

Steve Jobs impacted more people on this planet than has anyone else in the last century. He empowered people with the ability to communicate better, to understand more and to enjoy more.

His vision became and remains a beacon for the rest of us.

Thank you Steve.

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Posted by R.Gordon
a resident of another community
on Oct 7, 2011 at 8:54 am

It is sad...almost appalling, that only two readers here online paid homage to probably one of the most important human beings this planet has had the luck to call one of its "humans".

He will not miss those about whom I speak of, either.

I hope his children build a monument on the lot he owned that will irritate those who prevented him from living comfortably in the house he hoped to build and which you all fought against.

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