Steve Jobs, the Apple co-founder, inventor, entrepreneur, visionary and cultural icon, has died aged 56.
His death was announced by Apple in a statement.
“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.”