Why is the statue of Steve Jobs in Budapest, not in the United States?



At the Graphisoft park in Budapest the bronze statue of the late Steve Jobs was completed and its appearance was finally announced today. It will be the first statue bronze statue that first appeared in the world since Steve Jobs died.

Steve Jobs statue unveiled in Budapest

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The reason why the statue of Jobs is built in Budapest is that the company called Graphisoft in Budapest has issued architectural CAD software called "ArchiCAD", and its first version was published in 1984 by Apple's computer "Lisa" Jobs who saw this exhibition at the same 1984 CeBIT decided to fully support the development and distribution of "ArchiCAD" with Apple, still operating funds to Graphisoft who was a young company at the time. And gave a computer for development.

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Since Budapest at the time was under the influence of Communism, it was difficult to receive technical assistance from such a computer, development would have been continued without Apple's support, furthermore the world Graphisoft continues to exist because Apple continued to provide distribution means to today until today.

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Currently, there are about 200,000 users in "ArchiCAD" and when Jobs left Apple in 1985 it is said that "Graphisoft is the guardian of Apple's soul and spirit", that 12 years He seemed to support him when Jobs returned to Apple later.

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And this environment of Graphisoft Park itself embodies the spirit of Jobs and it is the most suitable place to memorize the soul of Jobs.

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The picture of the moment when it was announced can be seen from the following movie.

Steve Jobs Statue Unveiled in Hungary (Budapest) - YouTube

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