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Apple Reports That Steve Jobs Has Died

Apple Reports That Steve Jobs Has Died

Posted October 5, 2011 at 11:46pm by iClarified
Apple has announced the death of Steve Jobs.

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 leaves behind a company that only he could have built, and his spirit will forever be the foundation of Apple.

If you would like to share you thoughts, memories, and condolences, please email rememberingsteve@apple.com.



Apple Reports That Steve Jobs Has Died

Apple Reports That Steve Jobs Has Died


Statement by Apple's Board of Directors
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, Laurene, and his family. Our hearts go out to them and to all who were touched by his extraordinary gifts.


Statement from Steve Jobs' Family
Steve died peacefully today surrounded by his family.

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 to offer tributes and memories.

We are grateful for the support and kindness of those who share our feelings for Steve. We know many of you will mourn with us, and we ask that you respect our privacy during our time of grief.


Tim Cook Email to Employees
Team,

I have some very sad news to share with all of you. Steve passed away earlier today.

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 leaves behind a company that only he could have built, and his spirit will forever be the foundation of Apple.

We are planning a celebration of Steve's extraordinary life for Apple employees that will take place soon. If you would like to share your thoughts, memories and condolences in the interim, you can simply email rememberingsteve@apple.com.

No words can adequately express our sadness at Steve's death or our gratitude for the opportunity to work with him. We will honor his memory by dedicating ourselves to continuing the work he loved so much.

Tim


More details coming as soon as they become available...




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Romsthete
Romsthete - December 10, 2011 at 11:36am
Where to celebrate Christmas advise?
OMGguy18
OMGguy18 - October 19, 2011 at 12:32am
Every time I hold my iPhone, I feel like im about to burst into tears. Steve, I am only 10 and I look up to you. You are ny role model. I belived you could make a difference. You did. You changed the worldworld
Nobo1
Nobo1 - October 7, 2011 at 3:40am
Three apples changed the world: Adam’s, Newton’s and Steve’s!
Ecua4ever
Ecua4ever - October 6, 2011 at 5:24pm
R.I.P Steve Jobs... I feel like I knew you, I hold a little piece of your soul in my hand every time I use my iPhone & I feel you looking back at me whenever I sit in front of my Macintosh. Your legacy was innovation. Your memory will long live with us all. Ecuador will be miss you
James
James - October 6, 2011 at 4:40pm
Hats off to you Sir for all the woderful things you had shared with us. Your presence will be surely missed. Rest in Peace.
ozgun
ozgun - October 6, 2011 at 3:12pm
tesekkurler dunyayi degistiren adam mekanin cennet olsun .
phabeto
phabeto - October 6, 2011 at 11:34am
Hey Steve! "Say hi to Lennon for us"
Dejan
Dejan - October 6, 2011 at 10:36am
Steve! Thank you! ;(
Josemar Dias
Josemar Dias - October 6, 2011 at 10:32am
Rest in peace Steve may God bless your soul!
Really!!!
Really!!! - October 6, 2011 at 10:27am
R.I.P. Steve Jobs you changed our world. You'll be missed.
Unknown
Unknown - October 6, 2011 at 9:56am
RIP Steve Jobs. He's amongst the iclouds now....
MrYogi
MrYogi - October 6, 2011 at 9:24am
Legend of electronics... RIP steve jobs!
Lub3dM0n3y
Lub3dM0n3y - October 6, 2011 at 8:17am
RIP Steve ! You will stay in our hearts for the kickass company you created
Damien Buchanan
Damien Buchanan - October 6, 2011 at 7:51am
plant these apple seeds for steve jobs...so we can grow more more genius's
Sharp
Sharp - October 6, 2011 at 7:17am
RIP. World -1 genius.
AleXxX
AleXxX - October 6, 2011 at 7:13am
this morning when i started my pc and read the news i had the same feeling i had when i found about M.J.'s death.So many made fun of Steve's illnes,as they were making fun of MJ,and only after they left us we all realized the value of them.He didn't made his fortune with oil,insurance or war.RIP Steve Jobs you are a great man!
Ashik
Ashik - October 6, 2011 at 5:59am
Very sad.
Ashik From Srilanka
Ashik From Srilanka - October 6, 2011 at 5:55am
Inna lillahi wainna ilaihi raajauwn.... Allah bless u! I missed you Steve.
NeHoMaR
NeHoMaR - October 6, 2011 at 5:28am
R.I.P Apple!
Eduardo Bonillas
Eduardo Bonillas - October 6, 2011 at 4:15am
R.I.P. Steve Jobs You have touched our digital and creative lives very deep. You were a visionary, and my hope to be's include: 1st. Apple Computer and 2nd. Pixar Animation Studios. May your journey continue where you rest now, and if by any chance you happen to give God an iPad, can you post his Twitter or AppleID; I'd like to ask him to take great care of you.
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