Nintendo's CEO Satoru Iwata Passes Away of Cancer at 55

The first president from outside the Yamauchi family since it started selling cards in the late 19th century has passed away of a bile duct growth.  Iwata died on Sat. July 11th according to Nintendo’s notification. He started off as a programmer, was named director in 2000, president of Nintendo in 2002 and CEO in 2013 Last year, Iwata said he would slash his salary in half for several months…