Steve Jobs: Late Apple CEO Retired One Year Ago infographic

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Gina Smith
Written by Gina Smith

The life of Steve Jobs infographic. The late Apple co-founder and CEO retired one year ago today — on August 24, 2012.

A year ago today, Steve Jobs announced his retirement from Apple. He was, with Steve Wozniak, Apple’s co-founder. And he was its resilient two-time CEO, credited with bringing Apple back from troubled times.

That was August 24, 2011. Steve Jobs died just five weeks later — on October 5, 2011. He was 55.

This infographic presents a tasteful review of the life of Steve Jobs.


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Gina Smith

Gina Smith

Based in San Francisco, Gina Smith is a New York Times bestselling author and an award-winning journalist online, in print, radio and national TV. A former tech correspondent for ABC News, Gina founded aNewDomain with John C. Dvorak and Dr. Jerry Pournelle. Email Gina at and follow her @ginasmith888 and on Google+ through her page at +Gina Smith.

  • hendog

    It is still so hard to believe.