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Official Biography Portrays Jobs as Flawed Genius

Posted October 23rd, 2011 at 10:35 pm (UTC-5)
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A new biography portrays Apple Corp. co-founder Steve Jobs as a perfectionist, often abrasive with others, and stubborn — initially refusing potentially life-saving treatment for pancreatic cancer and giving up religion because he was troubled by images of starving children. Walter Isaacson, former Time magazine and CNN executive and the current chairman of the U.S. […]

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Millions Mourn Death of Apple Co-Founder Steve Jobs

Posted October 6th, 2011 at 8:30 pm (UTC-5)
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Apple stores around the world have become impromptu shrines to the company’s co-founder Steve Jobs, who died Wednesday at the age of 56. People left flowers and candles at the stores Thursday as millions mourned the death of the innovative leader, who developed electronic gadgets that transformed the global music, mobile phone, and computing industries. […]

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Millions Mourn Death of Apple Co-Founder Steve Jobs

Posted October 6th, 2011 at 4:20 pm (UTC-5)
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Apple stores around the world have become impromptu shrines to the company’s co-founder Steve Jobs, who died on Wednesday at the age of 56. People left flowers and candles at the stores Thursday as millions mourned the death of the innovative leader, who developed electronic gadgets that transformed the global music, mobile phone, and computing […]

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Apple’s Technology Icon Steve Jobs Dead at 56

Posted October 6th, 2011 at 2:15 am (UTC-5)
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Steve Jobs, Apple’s innovative leader who developed electronic gadgets that transformed the global music, mobile phone, and computing industries, passed away on Wednesday at the age of 56. Apple said late Wednesday it has lost a “visionary and creative genius,” and that the world has lost an “amazing human being.” Jobs had suffered from a […]

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Fans, Competitors Across the Globe Remember “Visionary” Apple Co-Founder

Posted October 6th, 2011 at 12:20 am (UTC-5)
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Business competitors, political leaders and adoring fans are all paying tributes to Apple co-founder Steve Jobs, who passed away Wednesday after a long battle with pancreatic cancer. Microsoft chairman Bill Gates, Jobs’ long-time rival and former business partner, said Wednesday that Jobs’ impact on the world of technology will be felt “for many generations to […]

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Apple’s Steve Jobs Dies

Posted October 5th, 2011 at 9:45 pm (UTC-5)
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Apple co-founder and former chief executive Steve Jobs has died. Jobs was 56 years old and had been battling cancer for nearly a decade. The technology company issued a statement on its website late Wednesday, saying the company has lost a visionary and creative genius, and that the world has lost an amazing human being. […]

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Apple’s Steve Jobs Dies

Posted October 5th, 2011 at 8:35 pm (UTC-5)
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Apple co-founder and former chief executive Steve Jobs has died. Jobs was 56 years old, had battled pancreatic cancer since 2003, and underwent a liver transplant in 2009. The technology company issued a statement on its website late Wednesday, saying the company has lost a visionary and creative genius, and the world has lost an […]

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Apple’s Steve Jobs Dies

Posted October 5th, 2011 at 7:55 pm (UTC-5)
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The technology company Apple says co-founder and former chief executive Steve Jobs has died following a battle with pancreatic cancer. He was 56 years old. Jobs’ death comes weeks after he resigned as chief executive of the technology giant. He will forever be known as the man who made technology easy to use for everyone, […]

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Steve Jobs: Computer Geek Turned Pop Icon

Posted August 25th, 2011 at 2:35 pm (UTC-5)
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His wardrobe of black mock turtle-neck shirts and blue jeans sets him apart from other executives. He is known for super-sized announcements about the latest in must-have consumer technology. And people around the world, from technology buffs to music fans, hang on his every word. The news late Wednesday that Apple chief executive Steve Jobs […]

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Steve Jobs and Apple

Posted August 25th, 2011 at 1:30 pm (UTC-5)
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February 24, 1955 – Steven Paul Jobs is born in California. He grows up in the area that is to become known as Silicon Valley. 1974 – Jobs works as a technician with the video game maker Atari. He saves money and then travels to India to find spiritual enlightenment. April 1, 1976 – Jobs […]

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