Ballpoint pen on today's newsprint

The genius co-founder of Apple Computer passed away yesterday from complications of pancreatic cancer. Together with his high school buddy and just a few thousand dollars in his parent garage, he built the largest company in the US (briefly overtaking Exxon) and changed the way we live. He was 56.

Steve Jobs

Posted on August 25, 2011


  1. October 6, 2011 -

    Rest in peace. His name and influence will be remembered for a long time.

  2. Pat
    October 6, 2011 -

    Startling to see his obituary posted yesterday even though he had been struggling for awhile.

  3. October 6, 2011 -

    My dad passed away at age 57 so I know all too well how young that is. It is startling.