Breaking: Steve Jobs Dead at 56

Apple chairman and former CEO Steve Jobs has passed away from pancreatic cancer at the age of 56, according to Apple’s website. The company posted the following message a short time ago.

“Apple has lost a visionary and creative genius, and the world has lost an amazing human being. Those of us who have been fortunate enough to know and work with Steve have lost a dear friend and an inspiring mentor. Steve leaves behind a company that only he could have built, and his spirit will forever be the foundation of Apple.”

More to come.