The year was certainly something to remember. Ronald Reagan started his second term. Atari launched the ST series of computers. Commodore launched the Amiga. And Apple got rid of Steve Jobs. For business reasons. For the Pepsi guy. Nothing against Scully, but Apple lost something when it lost jobs. It’s soul. He was mercurial. He… Continue reading It was 1985
It was 1996. Eleven years earlier, Steve Jobs was ousted from his job at Apple. The investors believed that Jobs had outlived his usefulness at Apple and replaced him with a numbers man. A very good numbers man. John Sculley, hired by Mr. Jobs, orchestrated his removal from Apple. For a while, Apple thrived. Not… Continue reading We all make mistakes. We all learn.