Goodbye, Steve Jobs. After the news broke Wednesday that one of the greatest U.S. innovators in generations — creator of the Mac, iPod, iPhone, and iPad — had died at age 56, Apple fans responded with a record-breaking outpouring of grief and tributes. Can Apple survive without its legendary leader (especially after a rather lackluster unveiling this week of the iPhone 4S) or was Jobs' importance overblown?
THE WEEK'S AUDIOPHILE PODCASTS: LISTEN SMARTER
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- 43 TV shows to watch in 2014
- Ferguson riots were terrible — but this racist reaction was worse
- How to be the most productive person in your office — and still get home by 5:30 p.m.
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- Don't argue about politics this Thanksgiving. Just don't.
- The hilarious hypocrisy of Republicans complaining about the imperial presidency
- In Ferguson, Michael Brown lost his life — and America's police lost the benefit of the doubt
- How to survive a spaceship disaster
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