Apple Inc. must persuade investors and consumers that it doesn’t need the force behind the iMac, iPod, iPhone and iPad in charge to keep the technology hits coming.
Despite his medical history, investors appeared to be taken off-guard by the announcement of Apple CEO Steve Jobs’ resignation.
While most insiders said Tim Cook is not the “visionary” that Steve Jobs is, nearly everyone credits him as being a kind of business-operations “maestro,” according to a 2008 Fortune magazine profile.
Steve Jobs, who resigned as CEO of the world’s largest tech company, is often identified as the singular face of Apple — the man who is the energy and creative spirit behind the company.
It was a moment many tech fans hoped never would come: Steve Jobs’ resignation from the helm of Apple Inc., which he co-founded from his family garage in 1976.
Steve Wozniak who together with Steve Jobs and Ronald Wayne founded Apple in 1976 said that Jobs deserves recognition as the “greatest technology business leader of our time.”
The much-maligned director of the San Francisco Arts Commission has resigned, effective at the end of this week.
Reticent no longer, the Democratic Party hierarchy demanded on Saturday that Rep. Anthony Weiner for sending online material ranging from sexually suggestive to explicit to several women.
Pacific Gas & Electric Corp.’s top executive is stepping down following a “challenging year” that included the natural gas pipeline explosion San Bruno.
Bay Area Rapid Transit General Manager Dorothy Dugger submitted a letter of resignation Wednesday morning and will step down on April 22, BART officials said.