I think many have fallen into the trap of thinking of Steve Jobs as either good or bad, then eulogizing him with maybe just a token comment to the contrary. Aren’t most of us way more complex than that? I certainly hope I am. Thank you, Thomas, for rising above that.
A beautiful and easy to use interface is still beautiful and easy to use even if you put it on a closed, proprietary, centrally controlled system. Steve Jobs gave us both.