Steve Jobs dies at 56

It is with a sadness in my heart that I write this. On today, the 5th of October 2011, Steve Jobs has passed away. The world has lost one of the greats in the world of computing.

Many might not agree with the way that Apple went with its products. But it has to be said that he did it his way.

May he rest in peace.


I grew up in the magical 8-bit era of computers and consoles. I saw the games crash and saw the recovery from it with the NES. I will always have my trusty C64 in my office and when the need arises I will pop a tape in the Datasette and play some classic games.

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6 thoughts on “Steve Jobs dies at 56

  1. The question is if Apple can continue to be the company it is today without him at the helm. I know not everything was perfect while he was with them, but he was responsible for some truely brilliant things.

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