Steve Jobs Steps Down as Apple CEO
The San Jose Mercury News
Steve Jobs, who built Apple into the world's most valuable tech company by revolutionizing how people relate to technology with devices like the iPad, resigned as CEO yesterday, stunning the tech world while raising questions anew about his health and the future of the company he founded at age 21.
Shares of Samsung and LG Rise on Steve Jobs News
Shares in Samsung Electronics, whose Galaxy tablet is sparring with the iPad, jumped 2.4 percent, while LG Electronics surged 1.27 percent.
Big Jump in Tablet Ownership Among Those 55+
Nineteen percent of all tablet owners are 55+, according to Nielsen, up from ten percent a year ago.
1,000 Galaxy Tablets Gifted to Southern Mississippi Students
The Student Printz
Southern Miss officials announced that McNair Scholars, Southern Style members and SGA elected officials will also received the tablets, which are valued around $530 each. The recipients of the tablets get to keep them.