Apple Reports That Steve Jobs Has Died

Apple Reports That Steve Jobs Has Died

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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...




Romsthete - December 10, 2011 at 11:36am
Where to celebrate Christmas advise?
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
Big black azz - October 7, 2011 at 3:40am
Three apples changed the world: Adam’s, Newton’s and Steve’s!
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 - 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.
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