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The life and times of Steve Jobs summarized in an infographic

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The life and times of Steve Jobs summarized in an infographic
It’s been almost a week since the tragic news about Steve Jobs’ passing hit us and one thing that’s particularly impressive is the overwhelming response by people all countries regardless of their political or other affiliations. On Twitter, some say the responses reached 2.5 million tweets for 13 hours. Jobs was truly a uniting figure, one that won’t be fully replaced neither by Tim Cook, nor by Phil Schiller or any other single person at Apple. 

But Apple’s former chief executive had an adventurous career, full of ups and downs. That’s the exact spirit of Jobs, his legacy, dare being yourself, “staying hungry and foolish.” Jobs was against the narrow minded, the technology solely for the technology kind of thinking.

The life and times of Steve Jobs summarized in an infographic
The life and times of Steve Jobs summarized in an infographic
“I wish him the best, I really do. I just think he and Microsoft are a bit narrow. He'd be a broader guy if he had dropped acid once or gone off to an ashram when he was younger,” Jobs wasn’t afraid to comment on Bill Gates.

That all-around human essence was in the core of Jobs, but it didn’t mean that he was messy. He’d concentrate on a single thing. “And it comes from saying no to 1,000 things to make sure we don't get on the wrong track or try to do too much,” Jobs said for BusinessWeek in 2004. And now the infographic on the right shows you all the details about the iCEO in a neat and simple way. Check it out and feel free to share your thoughts about what was the thing that you looked most up to in Steve Jobs.

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posted on 11 Oct 2011, 09:46 2

1. remixfa (Posts: 14605; Member since: 19 Dec 2008)

oh.. i gotta be like everyone else...

FIRST!!!! lol

do I get a prize? :)

posted on 11 Oct 2011, 09:55 2

3. SuperAndroidEvo (Posts: 4888; Member since: 15 Apr 2011)

Yes you do, you get a life time supply of............................................................

posted on 11 Oct 2011, 09:50 3

2. SuperAndroidEvo (Posts: 4888; Member since: 15 Apr 2011)

I already know this! It's only the same thing posted now for like fifth time since his death on PhoneArena.com. I think by NOW we all know the man’s achievements ESPECIALLY if we read this site on a consistent basis. I like the illustrations though!

posted on 11 Oct 2011, 09:58

4. THE_GAME5 (Posts: 35; Member since: 07 Oct 2011)

Jobs is the TECHNO GOD of our era who has not only made already existing tech simpler and stunning but has also annihilated his rivals....////

hope apple continues this tradition......long live apple

posted on 11 Oct 2011, 10:15 10

5. SuperAndroidEvo (Posts: 4888; Member since: 15 Apr 2011)

Dude he is no "GOD", he is a man just like you & I. He took a piss like you & I. He put his pants on like you & I. Please, buddy you sound like a clueless, brainless fanatic. Steve Jobs was a genius, NOT A "GOD"! You must be from The Church of Shepherd Steve Jobs of Latter-day iSheeps! Dude don't SOIL Steve Jobs legacy like that. He was a visionary & true talent in the tech world, by no means is he a "GOD" so get real!

posted on 11 Oct 2011, 11:45 3

7. dacastrator (Posts: 232; Member since: 22 Sep 2011)

Did Steve Jobs really invented, designed and created the iPhone, iPod and iPads? He co-founded Apple but it doesnt mean he invented everything under the Apple brand.

posted on 11 Oct 2011, 17:23

10. roldefol (Posts: 4365; Member since: 28 Jan 2011)

By all accounts he was the driving force behind those major innovations. He may not have known exactly what it would look like, but he knew what it should do. The best bosses inspire employees to do great work for them.

posted on 11 Oct 2011, 11:22 2

6. ivanko34 (Posts: 617; Member since: 04 Sep 2011)

he was just a business man


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posted on 11 Oct 2011, 15:31 1

8. Sniggly (Posts: 7305; Member since: 05 Dec 2009)

He had a great mind. And apparently had a decent sense of humor. That's all I've got.

posted on 11 Oct 2011, 17:06 1

9. henrickrw (Posts: 408; Member since: 16 Sep 2011)

Nice.... But I insist that Steve Jobs & Tim Cook could not sleep thinking of their worst nightmare - The Galaxy S2

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