Stanford Commencement Speech by Steve Jobs-Confirmed Authorship!

Stanford Commencement Speech by Steve Jobs-Confirmed Authorship!

 
Summary of eRumor:
Text from a commencement speech at Stanford University that was delivered by Apple Computer founder Steve Jobs is circulating on the Internet.

The Truth:
Steve Jobs delivered this commencement address at Stanford University on June 12, 2005.
The graduation ceremony was a year after Jobs had been diagnosed with pancreatic cancer.  After a medical leave for surgery and treatment, Jobs returned to Apple Computer where he continued to develop new Apple products for computer users and gadget aficionados including the iPhone and iPad.
Steve Jobs died on October 5, 2011 at his home in Palo Alto, Ca.
Video of the speech was posted on YouTube:


updated 10/7/11

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