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Apple announces major management changes, Scott Forstall out

By Shawn Knight
Oct 30, 2012
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  1. Apple announced some major executive management changes Monday afternoon that they say will encourage further collaboration between the company's hardware, software and services teams. Jony Ive, Bob Mansfield, Eddy Cue and Craig Federighi will take on additional responsibilities while Scott...

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  2. mevans336

    mevans336 TS Enthusiast Posts: 163   +11

    I think Apple has seen how well Microsoft has integrated their mobile and desktop platforms with Windows 8 and is worried. While Apple has iCloud, there is still a clear divide between OSX and iOS.
  3. Wow lol the backlash from spitting out an ipad mini was that bad huh?
  4. MilwaukeeMike

    MilwaukeeMike TS Evangelist Posts: 2,069   +704

    if by mini you mean Maps, then apparently yes.
  5. captainawesome

    captainawesome TS Guru Posts: 412   +42

    Yeah the CEO is not gonna be a happy chappy when your he has to publicly apologise for the crap Maps app which your (Scott's) department released.
    danhodge likes this.
  6. danhodge

    danhodge TS Rookie Posts: 80   +13

    As long as Jony Ive stays I'm happy.Say what you want about Apple, he is cool.
  7. VitalyT

    VitalyT TS Evangelist Posts: 1,806   +542

    Apple World Domination in three steps:

    1. Release Apple Currency with Steve Jobs on one side hugging an iPad and Jony Ive on the other side giving you the look.

    2. Have the Apple logo bitten on both sides at last, to symbolize overall progress.

    3. Seduce the Muslim great unwashed with iPray carpet to unite the rest of the world.
  8. Didn't Steve Jobs say iOS was actually Mac OS, so why couldn't the two platforms merge with little effort?


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