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Steve Jobs’ return

Source: Steve Jobs and Gil Amelio at the keynote speech which was to propel the pair in opposite directions: the end of Amelio’s career at Apple and the beginning of Jobs’ reign.

Gilbert F. Amelio, hired in February 1996 as Apple’s CEO, inherited a mess and set about clearing it up. Cutting staff by a third, he made the momentous decision to scrap the flagging

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