Today Is Steve Jobs Day

    Apple CEO Steve Jobs smiles during an iPhone announcement at Apple headquarters in Cupertino, Calif., Thursday, March 6, 2008.  Apple Inc. said Thursday that the next software update for iPhones will enable them to work with Microsoft Corp.'s Exchange software, which is widely used by businesses to handle and secure e-mail. (AP Photo/Paul Sakuma)

    Paul Sakuma / AP Photo

    California Gov. Jerry Brown has proclaimed Sunday, Oct. 16 "Steve Jobs Day." Brown had tweeted the declaration Saturday, and followed up with an official announcement. "It is fitting that we mark this day to honor his life and achievements as a uniquely Californian visionary," Brown said. A public memorial is planned this evening at Stanford University, but only members of Silicon Valley's "elite" were invited.

    Read it at PC Mag