Media Reaction to the iPad Left Steve Jobs 'Annoyed' and 'Depressed'

Posted October 22, 2011 at 2:44am by iClarified | Please help us and submit a translation by clicking here | 14832 views

Another excerpt out of the upcoming Steve Jobs biography reveals that the Apple CEO was 'annoyed' and 'depressed' at the media's initial reaction to the iPad, reveals the Huffington Post.

The launch of the iPad proved to be its own challenge for Jobs. The lukewarm reception it received at its launch -- which included more than 800 emails from users to Jobs -- "annoyed and depressed" the then-CEO.

"I kind of got depressed today," Jobs told Isaacson the night after the iPad launched. "It knocks you back a bit."

Of course, the iPad survived its initial criticism and went on to be a resounding success.

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Mr yogi - October 22, 2011 at 6:47pm
I really don't appreciate I clarified giving out pieces of the book because I pre ordered it and I want to read it
Jay - October 22, 2011 at 4:21pm
Hmm...where are the Apple Hating fanboys now? Dissin' on Jobs? Everyone has a flaw, Everyone is a dickhead in one way or another. His is just being made public, yours ISN'T. Be glad!!! You wouldn't want everyone around to know about the things you do or have done that are shady!!!
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