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RIP Steve Jobs #36750
10/06/11 09:04 AM
10/06/11 09:04 AM
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James Morrissey Offline OP
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I know this is kind of off topic, but as Steve Jobs has had such a profound in the tech community, I thought this was appropriate to post. What an amazing human being to have done so much in such a short time.

http://www.nytimes.com/2011/10/06/business/steve-jobs-of-apple-dies-at-56.html?_r=2


James

Re: RIP Steve Jobs [Re: James Morrissey] #36751
10/06/11 11:22 AM
10/06/11 11:22 AM
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Jim Garvie Offline
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James,
I don't believe this is off-topic at all. Steven Jobs had an incredible impact on the photographic world and helped move all computing into a visual-based environment. Imagine PhotoShop in a DOS environment! Does not compute smile. His contributions to technology have benefited all of us but, particularly, photographers in a digital world. A visionary? Absolutely!

Jim


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Re: RIP Steve Jobs [Re: James Morrissey] #36753
10/06/11 02:16 PM
10/06/11 02:16 PM
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While I am not a Mac user, I can definitely acknowledge that apples domination in the graphics market in the past has pushed us to where we are today with both worlds being considered equally.

Definitely a loss to the world of technology.

RIP Steve.

Roman

Re: RIP Steve Jobs [Re: RomanJohnston] #36756
10/06/11 10:20 PM
10/06/11 10:20 PM
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Steve Jobs was one of a kind. His belief in accessibility and ease in computing was what put Apple in a class all on its own. He made computing a visual world and forced all other companies to follow in his footsteps.

I hope the guys at Apple can continue to fulfill his vision. His passing leaves me feeling as a child who learns there is no Santa. There is the promise of future Christmases, but they will never be the same.

God's speed, Steve.

Doug


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