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      10-05-2011, 07:57 PM   #45
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As some of you may know or heard, Steve Jobs, past CEO of apples, has past away. He was and still am my admirer and I want to thank you for everything you've done because you've brought the future into the present. May you rest in peace.
So sad to see such a brilliant man pass on so soon. He will be dearly missed all around the world.

May his joyful personality be remembered for ever and his drive for technology be passed on to many.

---> RIP Steve

Please go to this site --->Then scroll down to Post 29 for a great recording by Steve telling 3 stories the last story about death don't miss it
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      10-05-2011, 08:07 PM   #48
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Very few people leave this world having personally changed it. Steve changed all of our lives. RIP Steve.

Typed from a device I would never have believed was possible just ten years ago.
Took the words out of my mouth!!

RIP Steve Jobs. The man was a genius and he will be missed!

Coming from my MacBook Pro too...
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      10-05-2011, 08:08 PM   #49
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this is indeed very sad news! .. rest in peace steve! you were a visionary and changed the industry forever!
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RIP Steve.

And to Jason, thanks for not putting "Steve Jobs Dead" as the the headline. I always though news headlines that said "dead" were pretty harsh and insensitive as opposed to saying "passes away" or "dies".
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It doesn't matter if you use Apple products or not. The personal computing world is as it is today largely in part because of Steve Jobs.
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      10-05-2011, 08:10 PM   #52
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RIP Steve - a legend.

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There already is one called Pirates of Silicon Valley.
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      10-05-2011, 08:13 PM   #56
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Only "celebrity" that I have ever felt sad to hear die. Thanks for all you have done Steve - rest in peace!
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Very few people leave this world having personally changed it. Steve changed all of our lives. RIP Steve.

Typed from a device I would never have believed was possible just ten years ago.
I couldn't have said this better.

RIP to one of the greatest men in the technology world that have ever lived.
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A very sad day indeed. On the plus side, heavens would go high tech !!!

Steve Jobs, rest in peace!!!!
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R.I.P. one of the greatest innovators of our time.
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Because almost everything — all external expectations, all pride, all fear of embarrassment or failure - these things just fall away in the face of death, leaving only what is truly important.
Remembering that you are going to die is the best way I know to avoid the trap of thinking you have something to lose. You are already naked. There is no reason not to follow your heart.” --- Steve Jobs
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So sad to see such a brilliant man pass on so soon. He will be dearly missed all around the world.

May his joyful personality be remembered for ever and his drive for technology be passed on to many.

---> RIP Steve
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