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Apple CEO Steve Jobs resigns


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#1 OFFLINE   Corrine

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Posted 24 August 2011 - 07:38 PM

Text of letter he released:

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To the Apple Board of Directors and the Apple Community:    I have always said if there ever came a day when I could no longer meet my duties and expectations as Apple's CEO, I would be the first to let you know. Unfortunately, that day has come.    I hereby resign as CEO of Apple. I would like to serve, if the Board sees fit, as Chairman of the Board, director and Apple employee.    As far as my successor goes, I strongly recommend that we execute our succession plan and name Tim Cook as CEO of Apple.    I believe Apple's brightest and most innovative days are ahead of it. And I look forward to watching and contributing to its success in a new role.    I have made some of the best friends of my life at Apple, and I thank you all for the many years of being able to work alongside you.    Steve
Article at ComputerWorld:  http://www.computerw...ve_Jobs_resigns
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#2 OFFLINE   Peachy

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Posted 24 August 2011 - 08:32 PM

That day has come. The end of an era. He made his mark and history will regard that.

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#3 OFFLINE   amenditman

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Posted 24 August 2011 - 10:30 PM

It's the end of a technology era, again.I hope Apple fares better this time.

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#4 OFFLINE   Temmu

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Posted 29 August 2011 - 05:09 PM

apple flourishes in his presence.it may continue to do will in his absence.
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