Statue of Apple co-founder Steve Jobs unveiled in Hungary
Wednesday, December 21, 2011 - 01:07
Dec. 21 - A seven-foot tall bronze statue of Steve Jobs, the late co-founder of Apple, is unveiled in Hungary. Rough cut (no reporter narration).
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STORY: A Hungarian tech company unveiled a seven-foot bronze statue of Apple co-founder Steve Jobs, who was dubbed by company officials as "one of the greatest people of the modern age."
The bronze work was created by sculptor Erno Toth. It stands in the technology park of the architecture software maker Graphisoft in Budapest.
A company official said at the unveiling on Wednesday (December 21) Jobs helped Graphisoft with cash and computers, allowing it to grow from a from a tiny firm in the 1980s, to become a global leader in architecture software-making.
Graphisoft's Chairman Gabor Bojar described Apple as a religion. He said Jobs ushered-in a technological revolution, which can be compared only to the discovery of writing.
Jobs died October 5 of pancreatic cancer at the age of 56.
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