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What I am saying, is that there are plenty of people ITT who made plenty of remarks of hating/disliking Jobs, and yet mourn his loss as if he was the greatest thing to happen to technology.
I wouldn't say that, he was very important to modern technology and we wouldn't be where we are without him but I don't think I'd say he's the most important.
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RIP Steve Jobs
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Surprised this thread isn't full of more immature comments. I've always felt Apple was a good company, they were just more geared toward casual users and multimedia people which made them seem so awful to some. Their Macs, iPhone, iPod Touch and iPad are all very good products, though I wouldn't purchase any of them besides the iPod Touch. Steve Jobs is the heart of Apple's success and it is a good thing when he proposed his ideas to I think it was either HP or Microsoft that they ignored him, Apple was far better off on its own instead of them killing his ideas with their own visions.

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While I pretty much can't stand anything to do with Apple there can be no doubt that Steve Jobs was a visionary idealist who profoundly changed the world. This is a sad day for anyone who has been influenced by technology in any way. Credit were credit is deserved....
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Just like to add, once again. Master of Innovation.
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I knew Jobs was stepping down due to health issues but I didn't realize the severity of his sickness.
    
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R.I.P. Steve Jobs. Only in his fifties too...
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I truly admired him. Before and after. Think different. Rest in peace Steve. You've done good.
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He changed the world and he was only here for 56 years. We should all be so blessed. RIP my man. See you on the other side.
    
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Originally Posted by refeek View Post
I hate how people's opinion of a man change as soon as he dies.
Opinions founded on trivial matters are very malleable. It's easy to say this or that about a man you've never met based on news headlines. It's also easy to forgive and forget when you realize that much of it never really mattered to begin with.

I can't say that I've ever felt one way or the other about Steve Jobs, but his passing is very unfortunate and it just doesn't seem worth holding onto grudges.
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