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Apple’s unsung hero Jeff Williams is named new Chief Operating Officer

Apple today announced a bit of a corporate reshuffle — with Jeff Williams named Chief Operating Officer, VP of Hardware Technologies Johny Srouji getting a boost up to Senior Vice President level, and Phil Schiller expanding his role as Senior VP of Worldwide Marketing to include running the App Store across all platforms. “We are fortunate to […]

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Lessons from Apple’s former ‘chief evangelist’ and other entrepreneurship resources [Deals]

Staying productive in business requires inspiration from study and the examples of others. That’s why we’ve gathered some of the best resources for the budding tech entrepreneur, lessons from one of the top minds at Apple, fundamental startup courses and a lifetime of coding courses. Check out what we’ve rounded up: The Essential Guide to […]

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Facebook security chief begs Adobe to kill Flash

Though Adobe Flash has been dying a slow death over the past few years, it’s far from dead yet. However, it seems like some people are getting pretty impatient with it and Facebook’s new chief security officer Alex Stamos is…Read more ›

Ex-Android chief declares iPhone 6 ‘the most beautiful smartphone ever built’

Hugo Barra, the man who once ran Google’s Android division, seems to have more of an interest in the smartphones its rivals are making these days. Speaking at WSJD Live, Barra called Apple’s new iPhone 6 “the most beautiful smartphone…Read more ›

Former retail chief on why Apple stores have always had free WiFi

Ron Johnson was Apple’s first head of retail, and he is widely credited with the early success of what is now the most profitable retail brand on earth. In a recent interview at Stanford University, his alma mater, Johnson reflected…Read more ›

“Stay in your lane” and other transition tips from Apple’s new retail chief

Assimilating into the mothership’s culture isn’t easy (just ask John Browett) but Angela Ahrednts looks well on her way to becoming one of the regulars at Apple HQ, . The recently hired Retail Chief has only been at Apple for…Read more ›

Apple’s Former Marketing Chief On What It Was Like To Work Under Steve Jobs [Video]

Allison Johnson served as Apple’s VP of worldwide marketing from 2005 to 2011. During that time she helped coordinate the launch of huge products like the original iPhone and iPad. She left Apple to co-found West, a creative agency in San…Read more ›    [Read More…]

Fortune Lists Apple’s New Retail Chief As World’s Fourth Top Executive

Tim Cook caused quite a stir in the worlds of both tech and fashion earlier this year when he announced that Burberry CEO Angela Ahrendts would be leaving the famous trench-coat maker to head up Apple’s retail divisions. Ahrendts new position at…Read more ›    [Read More…]

Apple’s E-Commerce Chief Jettisons The Mothership For eBay

eBay announced this morning that they’ve managed to hire away Apple’s E-Commerce Exec, RJ Pittman, to fill a new role as Chief Product Officer. Pittman joined Apple back in 2010 after working in the product management group at Google. During his…Read more ›

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10 Things To Know About Apple’s New Retail Chief, Angela Ahrendts

Until two days ago, Apple had been without a head of retail for nearly a year. As part of the upper-management reshuffling Tim Cook oversaw last October, John Browett was let go after filling the role for only six months.…Read more ›

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