For Steve Jobs, the term 'visionary' doesn't go far enough. Consider these acts of vision--and the will that it took to make them real.
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Steve Jobs's attention to detail is evident in the way Apple products are packaged. Pretty much anything from Apple feels special because of the way it's packaged. It feels like someone cared enough to use the very best. Not everyone can use cardboard and plastic to foster an emotional bond with a product.
Server Market SplitsvilleJust because the server market's in the doldrums doesn't mean innovation has ceased. Far from it -- server technology is enjoying the biggest renaissance since the dawn of x86 systems. But the primary driver is now service providers, not enterprises.