Steve Jobs Passed Away at the Age of 56

Steve Jobs the visionary and founder of Apple died on Wednesday at the age of 56 . His death was announced by Apple , the company he started with co-founder Stephen Wozniak at the back of his garage in year 1976 .

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This brings to an end to his long fight with pancreatic cancer for which he underwent a surgery in the year 2004 . Jobs also received a liver transplant in year 2009 . Jobs resigned from the position of CEO few months back and announced his retirement from Apple giving the rein to successor Tim Cook.

In his resignation letter Jobs wrote

” I have always said that if there ever came a day when I could no longer meet my duties and expectations as Apple’s C.E.O., I would be the first to let you know,” Mr. Jobs said in a letter released by the company. “Unfortunately, that day has come.”

President Barack Obama said

” Steve was among the greatest of American innovators – brave enough to think differently, bold enough to believe he could change the world, and talented enough to do it.”

May his Soul Rest in Peace . Please leave your comments below and pay tribute to Late. Steve Jobs .

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