apple logoSteve Jobs has announced he is taking a leave of absence from Apple due to his health.

In breaking news, it has been revealed that Steve Jobs’ health is causing him to step down as Apple CEO until June of this year.  What this means for Apple as a company is unknown at this time, but he did name an interim CEO in his letter to employees, Tim Cook.

Team,

I am sure all of you saw my letter last week sharing something very personal with the Apple community. Unfortunately, the curiosity over my personal health continues to be a distraction not only for me and my family, but everyone else at Apple as well. In addition, during the past week I have learned that my health-related issues are more complex than I originally thought.

In order to take myself out of the limelight and focus on my health, and to allow everyone at Apple to focus on delivering extraordinary products, I have decided to take a medical leave of absence until the end of June.

I have asked Tim Cook to be responsible for Apple’s day to day operations, and I know he and the rest of the executive management team will do a great job. As CEO, I plan to remain involved in major strategic decisions while I am out. Our board of directors fully supports this plan.

I look forward to seeing all of you this summer.

Suspicions had been heightened when Mr. Jobs passed on giving the keynote address at the latest Macworld conference that his health was worse than first suspected..

All of us at StarterTech wish him a speedy revoery.

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  1. Clay Skillings
    September 18th, 2016 at 12:31 am #

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