On Sunday 23rd October, during the MotoGP race at the Shell Advance Malaysian Motorcycle Grand Prix at the Sepang International Circuit, San Carlo Honda Gresini’s Italian rider Marco Simoncelli suffered a serious accident wherein he sustained critical injuries.
Italian rider Marco Simoncelli, 24, died after being involved in a horrific crash at the Malaysian MotoGP Sunday 4:56pm Malaysia time (GMT+8).
Earlier, the race was cancelled in its second lap when the Honda rider fell and was hit by Colin Edwards and Valentino Rossi.
A statement on the MotoGP website said Simoncelli sustained critical injuries and was sent to the medical centre at the Sepang circuit for treatment.
We have just received a bombastic news, Steve Jobs has died.
Well, this isn’t a joke, Apple co-founder Steve Jobs just passed away on Wednesday night (5th Oct 2011) the day after new iPhone 4S announced at the age of 56.
Still don’t believe ? Apple had officially announced the dead of Steve Jobs on their website Apple.com, and they have created a special page for this bad news.
“Apple has lost a visionary and creative genius, and the world has lost an amazing human being. Those of use who have been fortunate enough to know and work with Steve have lost a dear friend and an inspiring mentor. Steve leaves behind a company that only he could have built, and his spirit will forever be the foundation of Apple.
If you would like to share your thoughts, memories and condolences, please e-mail [email protected]“
“Steve Jobs, whose death was announced on Wednesday night, wasn’t a computer scientist, He had no training as a hardware engineer or an industrial designer.”
The Microsoft Chairman Bill Gates also has issued the following statement :
“I’m truly saddened to learn of Steve Jobs’ death. Melinda and I extend our sincere condolences to his family and friends, and to everyone Steve has touched through his work.
Steve and I first met nearly 30 years ago, and have been colleagues, competitors and friends over the course of more than half our lives.
The world rarely sees someone who has had the profound impact Steve has had, the effects of which will be felt for many generations to come.
For those of us lucky enough to get to work with him, it’s been an insanely great honor. I will miss Steve immensely.”