And now, this mysterious icon is trying to spark his latest revolution, his next "one more thing" -- the iPad.
Jobs thinks he's created a winner, but his life has taught him not to worry about the future, as he explained to the Stanford graduates. "You can't connect the dots looking forward," Jobs said. "You can only connect them looking backwards. So you have to trust that the dots will somehow connect in your future. You have to trust in something -- your gut, destiny, life, karma, whatever. This approach has never let me down, and it has made all the difference in my life."