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08/24/2011 07:36 pm ET Updated Oct 24, 2011

Twitter Users React To Steve Jobs Stepping Down (TWEETS)

After news that Steve Jobs stepped down from his post as CEO of Apple surfaced, Twitter overflowed with reactions.

While some carried a slightly comedic tone, most expressed concern for Jobs's health.

In his letter to the Apple board of directors and the Apple community, Jobs said that despite his resignation, he remains optimistic that Apple's best days are still ahead of it.

As for a successor, Apple announced in a press release that the board has named Tim Cook the new CEO and has appointed Jobs chairman of the board.

Take a scroll through the tweets and tell us what you think about his resignation. Read more about what Jobs's resignation means for Apple here.