Although Samsung and Apple are at legal war over patent disputes, the Korean giant released a statement mourning the death of Apple Chairman Steve Jobs who passed away after battling with pancreatic cancer at the age of 56.
“Chairman Steve Jobs introduced numerous revolutionary changes to the information technology industry and was a great entrepreneur,” Choi Gee-sung, the chief executive and vice chairman of Samsung Electronics said in a statement. “His innovative spirits and remarkable accomplishments will forever be remembered by people around the world.”
Recently, Samsung also filed preliminary injunction motion related to communication standards in Paris, France and Milano to block the sales of the recently launched iPhone 4S. Samsung as been involved in patent battle with Apple in 10 countries around the world.