Yesterday marked a sad day for millions of people the world around, as Apple founder and business visionary Steve Jobs passed away following a long battle with pancreatic cancer.
In honor of his memory and legacy, we are offering a reflection back on his long and storied career. During a nearly forty-year career in Silicon Valley, Jobs revolutionized entire industries and stuck to his vision for a better world.
People who live in Japan can easily get rid of their old electronics and household appliances, whether they are working or not. Local companies pick dead technology and take it to dumps helping residents to quickly solve the recycling problem. Discarded TVs, printers, washing machines and other products are not resold to the population. They are sent to China for further disposing and component parts.