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2018年11月24日
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That evening Apple’s general counsel Al Eisenstat had a small

That evening Apple’s general counsel Al Eisenstat had a small barbecue at his home for Sculley, Gassée, and their wives. When Gassée told Eisenstat what Jobs was plotting, he recommended that Gassée inform Sculley.   “Steve was trying to raise … Continue reading

2018年11月24日
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Comments Off on That night Jobs took his Macintosh team out to dinner at

That night Jobs took his Macintosh team out to dinner at

That night Jobs took his Macintosh team out to dinner at Nina’s Café in Woodside. Jean-Louis Gassée was in town because Sculley wanted him to prepare to take over the Macintosh division, and Jobs invited him to   join them. … Continue reading

2018年11月24日
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Plotting a Coup “You were really great the first year, and everything

Plotting a Coup “You were really great the first year, and everything went wonderful. But something happened.” Sculley, who generally was even-tempered, lashed back, pointing out that Jobs had been unable to get Macintosh   software developed, come up with … Continue reading

2018年11月23日
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The board became increasingly alarmed at the turmoil, and in

The board became increasingly alarmed at the turmoil, and in early 1985 Arthur Rock and some other disgruntled directors delivered a stern lecture to both. They told Sculley that he was supposed to be running the company, and   he … Continue reading

2018年11月23日
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Comments Off on There were many reasons for the rift between Jobs and Sculley in

There were many reasons for the rift between Jobs and Sculley in

There were many reasons for the rift between Jobs and Sculley in the sprin of 1985. Some were merely business disagreements, such as Sculley’s attempt to maximize profits by keeping the Macintosh price high when Jobs wanted to   make … Continue reading

2018年11月21日
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When the Wall Street Journal heard what happened, it got in

When the Wall Street Journal heard what happened, it got in touch with Wozniak, who, as usual, was open and honest. He said that Jobs was punishing him. “Steve Jobs has a hate for me, probably because of the things … Continue reading

2018年11月21日
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Comments Off on Instead of using off-the-shelf chips for the NeXT, Jobs had his

Instead of using off-the-shelf chips for the NeXT, Jobs had his

Instead of using off-the-shelf chips for the NeXT, Jobs had his engineers design custom ones that integrated a variety of functions on one chip. That would have been hard enough, but Jobs made it almost impossible by continually revising the … Continue reading

2018年11月21日
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Comments Off on Frustrated, Wozniak decided to leave quietly to start a new

Frustrated, Wozniak decided to leave quietly to start a new

Frustrated, Wozniak decided to leave quietly to start a new company that would make a universal remote control device he had invented. It would control your television, stereo, and other electronic devices with a simple set of buttons that you … Continue reading

2018年11月20日
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Comments Off on Sculley was thrilled by the possibility. It would solve most of

Sculley was thrilled by the possibility. It would solve most of

Sculley was thrilled by the possibility. It would solve most of his management issues, moving Jobs back to what he did best and getting rid of his disruptive presence in Cupertino. Sculley also had a candidate to replace Jobs as … Continue reading

2018年11月20日
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Comments Off on One table featured software moguls, including Bill Gates and

One table featured software moguls, including Bill Gates and

One table featured software moguls, including Bill Gates and Mitch Kapor. Another had old friends such as Elizabeth Holmes, who brought as her date a woman dressed in a tuxedo. Andy Hertzfeld and Burrell Smith had rented   tuxes and … Continue reading