Asia Mourns Steve Jobs, 1955-2011
News of Apple Inc. co-founder Steve Jobs's death spread quickly through South and East Asia Thursday morning, prompting people across the continent to express their mourning in a variety of ways.
In Hong Kong, the iconic logo adorning the Apple Store was dimmed Thursday as fans held a vigil, placing flowers both inside and outside the store. In mainland China, Sina established a page in Jobs' honor in which users of its popular Weibo micro-blog service could share their thoughts and feelings about his death.
The Wall Street Journal, meanwhile, discusses Jobs's legacy in Asia, where the bulk of Apple's iconic products were manufactured.
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