Steve Jobs leaves behind product legacy that will last for years

Steve Jobs leaves behind product legacy that will last for years

Interbrand, the world’s largest brand consultancy said that the value of the Apple brand, recently estimated at $33.5 billion (£21.6 billion), could rise by as much as $670 million (£433 million) due to the publicity and impulse purchases sparked by the billionaire’s death.

News of Jobs’s death, despite the seriousness of his illness being well known, has shocked fans around the world. Devotees likened his legacy to that of Thomas Edison, Henry Ford and even Leonardo da Vinci.

In China web users posted almost 35 million online tributes while on Twitter one of the most repeated messages talked about how three apples changed the world: “The one that Eve ate, the one that dropped on Newton’s head and the one that Steve built.”

Bill Gates, the founder of Microsoft, said: "The world rarely sees someone who has had the profound impact Steve has had, the effects of which will be felt for many generations to come."

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