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Ex-Apple Employee: I Worry That Tim Cook Is Too Nice

[credit provider=”REUTERS/Stephen Lam”] It’s been over four months since Apple announced Scott Forstall would be leaving the company.We don’t know if he’s still at the company or not. In Apple’s press release announcing his departure, it said, “Scott Forstall will be leaving Apple next year and will serve as an […]
Ex-Apple Employee: I Worry That Tim Cook Is Too Nice
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The 15 Biggest Stories In Tech This Year

[credit provider=”OLIVER LANG/Getty Images”] This year, there were billion-dollar acquisitions, IPOs, and executive shakeups among the top tech companies.Here are the 15 biggest moments that shaped tech in 2012.
The 15 Biggest Stories In Tech This Year
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Tim Cook: Why I Promoted Jony Ive

[credit provider=”AP”] Apple CEO Tim Cook revealed why he decided to give Jony Ive responsibility for much of the future success of Apple in his interview with Bloomberg BusinessWeek.Ive had only been in charge of Apple’s hardware design until Cook pushed Scott Forstall out of the company. Ive was then […]
Tim Cook: Why I Promoted Jony Ive
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Tim Cook: Why I Fired Scott Forstall

[credit provider=”Justin Sullivan/Getty Images”] Tim Cook says Scott Forstall and John Browett are no longer at Apple because he wanted to increase the company’s collaboration.Forstall created iOS, the mobile software that runs iPads and iPhones. He was one of the most important people at Apple. Browett was a new hire, […]
Tim Cook: Why I Fired Scott Forstall
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Why I’m Bearish On Apple

Many people have made themselves look foolish by taking a sceptical line on Apple over the past five years, but the time has come for me to make that call. The problem isn’t the products—which still look great to me—but the people. I’m bearish on Apple due to the firing […]
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Apple’s Design Problems Are Deeper Than You Think

[credit provider=”AP”] When Apple promoted Jony Ive to lead its software design last week, some people rejoiced because they believed it meant the death of some hokey design elements in iOS.There has been a debate inside Apple and out, about whether Apple’s design sensibility should remain “skeuomorphic”–software features looking like […]
Apple’s Design Problems Are Deeper Than You Think
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Inside Apple: Jony Ive And Scott Forstall Were Rarely In The Same Room

[credit provider=”Justin Sullivan?Getty Images”] Nov. 2 (Bloomberg) — As Jony Ive worked on early iPhone designs before and since its 2007 introduction, he regularly held meetings in his design studio to get input from top Apple Inc. executives — except one: Scott Forstall.Even as Forstall oversaw the group responsible for […]
Inside Apple: Jony Ive And Scott Forstall Were Rarely In The Same Room