The technology world has lost a great visionary, a genius and at a time like this even competitors have shown respect and sadness for the death of Apple’s co-founder and ex-CEO, Steve Jobs. Here’s a statement from Research in Motion’s co-CEO Mike Lazaridis and Jim Balsillie:

“Steve Jobs was a great visionary and a respected competitor,” Mike Lazaridis and Jim Balsillie, co-CEOs of rival Research in Motion (TSX:RIM), said in a statement.

The N4BB team sends their condolences to Steve Jobs’ family and friends, as well as all of Apple’s employees.

via City News Toronto via BBRocks