Apple’s Steve Job, 56

He is an iconic Apple executive. Steve Jobs is best remembered in his lifetime as the man on a black turtle-neck shirt during Apple’s product launches in the past. Above all, he is known for introducing product innovations for the benefit of the consumers.

Steve Jobs lost his battle against cancer. Apple made the announcement few hours as i wrote this post and said:

 ...Apple is "deeply saddened” to announce that Mr. Jobs had passed away on Wednesday.
"Steve’s brilliance, passion and energy were the source of countless innovations that 
enrich and improve all of our lives,” the company said. “The world is immeasurably 
better because of Steve."

When Jobs stepped down as CEO and became Chairman of the Board of Apple in August, i was honestly suspecting it was due to his deteriorating health condition. He went a surgery for pancreatic cancer in 2004 and received a liver transplant in 2009.

Upon stepping down from his post in Apple, many had made tributes of him online calling his brilliance in innovating good products for the consumers as incomparable.

Jobs, with namesake Steve Wozniak, co-founded Apple some 20 years ago and launched the first Macintosh computer in 1984. He abruptly exited from Apple the following year after a power struggle but returned in 1996 and lifted Apple from near-dead to its present status.

While the tech-world described him as a visionary, his family said Steve “cherished his family”.

An ABC News Report says: “Industry watchers called Jobs a master innovator — perhaps on a par with Thomas Edison — changing the worlds of computing, recorded music and communications.”

Jobs, is behind the idea of creating the iPod, iPhone, iPad, iMac, and iTunes that sets the trend in consumer products.

Here are some of what other prominent people in the tech-world can say about Steve Jobs:

BILL GATES, Founder-Microsoft-- “The world rarely sees someone who has had the profound
impact Steve has had, the effects of which will be felt for many generations to come. 
For those of us lucky enough to get to work with him, it’s been an insanely great honor.
I will miss Steve immensely.”
PAUL ALLEN, Co-Founder-Microsoft-- "a unique tech pioneer and auteur who knew how to 
make amazingly great products."

VIC GUNDOTRA, Google-- "Even when I worked for 15 years for Bill Gates at Microsoft, 
I had a huge admiration for Steve and what Apple had produced. But in the end, when I
think about leadership, passion and attention to detail, I think back to the call I 
received from Steve Jobs on a Sunday morning in January. It was a lesson I'll never for
get. CEOs should care about details. Even shades of yellow. On a Sunday."

Gundotra recalled a call on a Sunday from Steve Jobs asking him if Apple could work with Google to correct the color of the second O of the Google icon on the iPhone.

TIM COOK, CEO-Apple-- "Apple has lost a visionary and creative genius, and the world 
has lost an amazing human being. "Those of us who have been fortunate enough to know 
and work with Steve have lost a dear friend and an inspiring mentor. Steve leaves 
behind a company that only he could have built, and his spirit will forever be the 
foundation of Apple."


MARK ZUCKERBERG, Founder-Facebook--Steve, thank you for being a mentor and a friend. 
Thanks for showing that what you build can change the world. I will miss you.

At the home page of Apple, Mr. Jobs’ black-and-white photo is displayed sans other images and text.

Remote Access Repair Tool (for Error 720/3G Modem Connection Problem)

Since April 2010 my Globe Visibility (Tattoo) 3G modem can not connect to the Globe’s network on my laptop. Though, it works with other laptop and PCs. I’d got this ERROR 720 message every time i tried connecting to Globe which reads partly–“A connection to the remote computer could not be established You might need to change the network settings for this….”

I’d tried several times asking Globe Customer Service for assistance but what they can only offer is the reconfiguration of the settings of the modem. It never worked because the modem works with other computers. It was my laptop that was not working with the 3G modem.

The same experience i had before with Smart BRO PlugIt. I never resolved the Smart BRO PlugIt issue until my system was reinstalled and got a fresh O.S. That was the only time i reconnected with Smart using its 3G modem.

Unlike, SmartBRO issue i’ve got a solution somewhere over the net which allows me again to use my 3G modem on my laptop without reinstalling my OS. Prior to it, i was experimenting almost every net-related settings in my system just to let the modem works again.

Now, i’ve found this tiny tool–REMOTE ACCESS REPAIR TOOL (rarepair) which uninstalls all your network drive and reinstall it after two reboots. Bingo, my system now works perfectly.

Again, if your laptop or PC encounters the same problem (Error 720) try this tool. Click the link to download– rarepair. Double click the downloaded file to run the rarepair and follow the prompts.