I cried. I don’t know why. I didn’t know the man; I’ve never met him. But for anyone who appreciates design and simplicity, the loss is huge.
Thanks, Steve, for revolutionizing the computer, music, and personal electronics industry. I think the CEO of Twitter, Dick Csotolo, says it best:
“Once in a rare while, somebody comes along who doesn’t just raise the bar, they create an entirely new standard of measurement.”