Steve Jobs Honored With a Grammy

    FILE -  In this June 6, 2011 file photo, Apple CEO Steve Jobs is shown during a keynote address to the Apple Worldwide Developers Conference in San Francisco. Jobs is receiving a posthumous Grammy for his technological innovations in the arts. Jobs, who died of cancer in October, is among a dozen people, music groups or companies receiving honorary awards Feb. 11, the day before the Grammys.     (AP Photo/Paul Sakuma, File)

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    Steve Jobs was honored with a posthumous Grammy Saturday night, when the Recording Academy gave the late Apple cofounder a Grammy Trustees Award at a special merit ceremony. It recognizes “individuals who, during their careers in music, have made significant contributions, other than performance, to the field of recording,” and previous recipients include Walt Disney, Thomas Edison, and Les Paul. Apple’s head of iTunes, Eddy Cue, accepted the award on Jobs’s behalf. “Steve was focused on bringing music to everyone in innovative ways. We talked about it every single day,” Cue said.

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