Management Shakeup

Nobody thought Scott Forstall was stupid. Nobody thought he was lazy. One of Apple founder Steve Jobs’s protégés, Forstall was driven, ambitious, and a perfectionist. He was also, by some accounts, a jerk. Other high-ranking executives refused to meet with him without Cook present. With few friends at the company, Forstall had little support when the Maps debacle hit, and Cook fired him.

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