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Amid iPhone 4 Antenna Controversy, Papermaster Out As Head Of Device Hardware

5 years agoTechnology : TechCrunch

In November 2008, Tony Fadell, Apple’s senior vice president of the company’s iPod and iPhone divisions, stepped down due to "personal reasons." At the time, this was thought to be a blow to Apple, as Fadell was considered to be one of the execs on the short list to eventually succeed Steve Jobs as CEO. But Apple wasted little time finding a solid replacement: Mark Papermaster.
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Apple ousts iPhone head amid Antennagate

Technology Industry News / Apple : The Apple Core (5 years ago)

In November 2008 Apple hired IBM’s Mark Papermaster to be Apple’s Senior Vice President of Devices Hardware Engineering replacing Tony Fadell as head of Apple’s iPod and iPhone divisions. A court deal later forced Papermaster t... Read Post

IPhone executive leaves Apple amid 'antennagate'

Technology : L.A. Times Tech Blog (5 years ago)

An executive who oversees hardware engineering for the iPhone is leaving Apple Inc., a company spokesman said Monday. Apple did not say why the executive, Mark Papermaster, senior vice president of iPhone and iPod hardware engineeri... Read Post

Apple Hire in iPod/iPhone Division Could Point to Chipmaker Buy-out

Technology : TechCrunch (6 years ago)

As we well know, Tony Fadell, the former exec in charge of Apple's iPod division, has stepped down for personal reasons and Apple has hired Mark Papermaster, the PowerPC chip guru in IBM's hardware business. We've been discussing th... Read Post

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