Apple says Steve Jobs resigning as CEO

COO Tim Cook to take tech icon's place

Associated Press
August 25, 2011 2:48AM (UTC)

Apple Inc. says Steve Jobs resigning as CEO, effective immediately.

The company said Wednesday that Jobs will be replaced by Tim Cook, who was the company's chief operating officer.

It said Jobs has been elected as Apple's chairman.

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