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Apple marks anniversary of Steve Jobs death

Published on Oct 5, 2012 10:34 PM
 
A picture of Apple co-founder Steve Jobs is seen next to the company logo at the Apple Store in Palo Alto for the memory of Steve Jobs in this Oct 19, 2011 file photo in California. Apple paid tribute on Oct 5, 2012 to Steve Jobs a year after his death, with a video and homage to the man who co-founded and led the iconic technology company. "Steve's passing one year ago was a sad and difficult time for all of us," Jobs's successor as chief executive, Tim Cook, said in a message on the company website. "I hope that today everyone will reflect on his extraordinary life and the many ways he made the world a better place." -- PHOTO: AFP

SAN FRANCISCO (AFP) - Apple paid tribute on Friday to Steve Jobs a year after his death, with a video and homage to the man who co-founded and propelled the iconic technology firm into the world's biggest company.

"Steve's passing one year ago was a sad and difficult time for all of us," Jobs's successor as chief executive, Tim Cook, said in a message on the company website.

"I hope that today everyone will reflect on his extraordinary life and the many ways he made the world a better place."

Apple posted a two-minute video with snippets of Jobs and the various products he introduced, from the early Apple computers to the iPhone.

 
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