Steve Jobs Touched By iPad Girl Story

Holly Bligh story about how iPad helps her with sight disabilities has touched the Apple very own CEO Steve Jobs. Steve was moved was this story that he asked his staff to share the email with all the top leaders at Apple. Here, Holly Bligh mother Fiona Bligh has recently emailed Steve Jobs on this subject.

Holly Bligh is a 9 years old suffering from genetic condition known as albinism which generally affects the pigment of the skin, hair and eyes and also the vision. She used to manage school classes with a magnifying glass and enlarged photocopies. Now by using iPad she can easily zoom in on class material with clarity. Her mother confessed that Holly interest to read has increased so much and also increased her independence.

As expected, Steve Jobs email her back thanking Fiona for sharing her daughter experiences with him. Jobs also request her if he can email to a group of 100 leaders at Apple. Ms. Blight was quite surprise to hear from Steve Jobs and in the mean time praise iPad saying it has a cool factor.

[Via iclarified]

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