Steve Job's Passing - Not a big deal

Steve Jobs passed away on 6 Oct. The newspapers dedicated one, if not two pages worth of eulogies for him, and Twitter got overloaded with condolences, quotes and comments remarking on how great he was. To me, it' s not a big deal really. Yes, he had the foresight, the persistence - all inspirational traits of great man. He went against the flow, he was a great visionary. But to sum it all, he was like a Bill Gates of our time. Both made huge contributions to the tech world , but my question is will Bill Gate' s death today have a similar impact like that of Steve Jobs? I m pretty sure, it would less fervent. All I know is that Bill Gates was a great man and he gave us Windows. But he had retired, and had a lesser presence in our lives. Steve Jobs however, passed away at the time where Apple was at its heyday, where talks about the latest iPhone 5 and iPad 2 was a buzz in ...

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