Mark Zuckerberg took to his Facebook profile to pay tribute to Steve Jobs. He wrote:

 “Steve, thank you for being a mentor and a friend. Thanks for showing that what you build can change the world. I will miss you.”

His post received more than 260,000 likes and almost 20,000 shares.

Mark Zuckerberg has been likened to the Apple founder as they both dropped out of college and founded their companies in their early twenties.