Apple co-founder Steve Jobs dies

Wreaths outside Sydney's Apple Store

Steve Jobs, the c0-founder of Apple, has died at the age of 56.

The man who started the company in a garage in 1976, was by August this year behind the world’s most valuable company – worth around $342 billion.

The home page of Apple’s website has made way for an image of Jobs, in tribute to the man who was behind products such as the Apple II, iPod, iPhone and iPad.

The company has invited fans of Jobs to pay their respects through the email address


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