Many anticipated this event sometime in the future, but Steve Jobs’ resignation came as a shock to the Apple Community today. Jobs’ co-founded Apple in 1976 and has since been the mastermind behind the innovative iPhone, App Store, iPod and most recent iPad devices.
Jobs made a statement to the Apple community today regarding his resignation: “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.”
Questions will quickly stir as to the condition of Steve Job’s health and final reasons for resigning from the tech giant. Jobs will stay on as Chairman of the Board and strongly encourages the company to appoint Tim Cook as the new CEO of Apple. There is no doubt that Jobs creativity and insight will remain a driving force in the Apple world.
What do you think is the main reason for Steve Jobs resignation?