My Dad just called me to tell me the news: Steve Jobs, the guy who shaped the field for much of the digital technology that I love, has died.
I am sad, and I am sorry for his family’s loss.
This is also a terrible loss for the Apple community of friends, colleagues, and enthusiasts who rallied around Apple since the company’s inception by Jobs and Wozniak.
All that I can think to say right now is, Thank you, Mr. Jobs.
Published by Jason W. Ellis
I am an Associate Professor of English at the New York City College of Technology, CUNY whose teaching includes composition and technical communication, and research focuses on science fiction, neuroscience, and digital technology. Also, I coordinate the City Tech Science Fiction Collection, which holds more than 600 linear feet of magazines, anthologies, novels, and research publications.
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