The year 1955 shall always be remembered as a time, when the mortal plain of this planet witnessed the birth of one of the most inspiring, talented, aggressive and visionary entrepreneurs of all time, former Apple CEO, Steve Jobs. Mr.Jobs, who single handedly resurrected Apple Inc. from a state of nothingness to the world’s leading technology firm, is now sadly no more. Fighting to his very last breath, Steve was battling a rare form of pancreatic cancer that finally claimed the life of the legendary inventor, marketer and a fabulous entrepreneur, bar none. His untimely and vastly unfortunate demise was confirmed by Apple Inc. on Wednesday and the website in the ensuring hours has turned into a shrine with an image of Steve Jobs, where all of his devoted fans, admirers and critics alike are pouring in to pay their homage to this pillar of tech evolution.
Steve Jobs co-founded Apple Inc. in the year 1955 and after spending more than a decade or 14 years to be exact as the company’s CEO, finally stepped down from the position in the month of August this year, due to health concerns. During his 14 years old reign, Steve Jobs impacted the tech world and the business sector in a manner that is seldom seen, while the Apple CEO always moved forward with a vision of changing the world. The more challenges came is his way, more resilient Steve’s spirit and vision became. Even after being relieved of his CEO dirties for a short period of time, Steve Jobs continued his brilliance streak with the forming of NeXT and then came back to Apple Inc., at a time when the company was witnessing some of its darkest days. Like a beacon of light, Steve Jobs brought the firm from the hallows of obscurity to the pedestal of glory and for that among many other attributes, Steve Jobs will forever be remembered in the hearts and minds of those who truly understand the vital importance of a visionary and an innovator. From all of here at Trends Updates, our deepest condolences to the family and friends of Steve Jobs, while we cherish each and every moment of innovation that Mr. Jobs bestowed upon the world.
In a statement Apple Inc. stated,
“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.”