Steve Jobs Becomes Action Figure

    SAN FRANCISCO, CA - JUNE 06:  Apple CEO Steve Jobs waves as he delivers the keynote address at the 2011 Apple World Wide Developers Conference at the Moscone Center on June 6, 2011 in San Francisco, California. Apple CEO Steve Jobs returned from sick leave to introduce Apple's new iCloud storage system and the next versions of Apple's iOS and Mac OSX.  (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)114952571JS007_STEVE_JOBS_I

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    G.I. Joe and Spider-Man will have a major competitor come February. The Chinese company In Icons has created a Steve Jobs action figure as a tribute to the late Apple founder. The $100 lifelike doll, complete with Jobs's signature black turtleneck and New Balance sneakers, is currently available for preorder on the manufacturer's website. But rabid Jobs fans flooding the site have caused it to temporarily crash. And some say it's better to hold off on your preorder. According to PCR, the Jobs family blocked another company from selling Steve Jobs dolls in 2010, so it's possible that this action figure might never be an authorized product.

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