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The Black Swan of computing passes into iImmortality

No question. Steve Jobs is a black swan in computing. It's not an exaggeration - everyone has been, in some way or other, touched by his single minded quest for making people love their devices while they use them for work or play.

He beat the odds in many ways. Most notably, he re-shaped two industries, took the same company to super-stardom twice, re-defined what a mobile phone is, and created an entire new market segment within a single year - the iPad.

Here's to someone who will always personify "stay hungry, stay foolish" in every sense of his own words.


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  1. Thomas Edison, Walt Disney, Steve Jobs: the sequence of American imagineer-builder-industrialists has exactly three members.

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