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Science Explains Why We Mourned For Steve Jobs

Science Explains Why We Mourned For Steve Jobs

Dr. Andrew K. Przybylski tries to explain why we all mourned Steve Jobs’s death.

Most of us never had the opportunity to meet Steve Jobs, but as Apple fans and users, we knew a lot about the company’s co-founder and former CEO. Even though we didn’t know him personally, we all felt an immense sense of loss when Jobs passed away last October.

In an effort to try to understand why Jobs’s death had such an affect on his fans,┬áDr. Andrew K. Przybylski from the University of Essex has conducted a three-part study that looks at how we felt connected to Jobs though his devices.

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