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Steve JobsBorn: Feb. 24, 1955Died: Oct. 5, 2011 Steve Jobs, Apple's guru and godfather for groundbreaking innovations, changed many industries, and he changed consumers' attitudes about technology by making computers more accessible and friendly for the masses. He thought different. Real estate has historically been an industry characterized as being on the back burner when it came to embracing new technologies. Apple's iPhone and iPad represented a grand paradigm shift for the real estate industry, consolidating many devices, applications, and the power of the Internet. Such devices have empowered real estate professionals to be more mobile -- and more productive and efficient in the field -- than ever.And real estate professionals were early adopters in flocking to the iPhone, the iPad, and then to the copycat smartphones and tablets that jumped on Apple's bandwagon. new TWTR.Widget({ version: 2, type: 'search', search: 'realtor OR \"real estate\" AND \"steve ...