“Printed on the back of every iPod, iPhone and iPad is ‘Designed by Apple in California,'” Jessica Guynn reports for The Los Angeles Times. “Those five words speak volumes about the pride Apple Inc. takes in design — and in design chief Jonathan Ive.”

“Steve Jobs may have dreamed up the ideas,” Guynn reports. “But Ive turned them into products with a cult following. The synergy between Apple’s co-founder and its top designer set into motion a decade of hits from the iPod to the iPad.”

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Guynn reports, “Now Apple will be counting on Ive to continue to deliver breakthrough designs without much oversight or support from Jobs, who last month stepped down as chief executive.”

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[Thanks to MacDailyNews Reader “Edward Weber” for the heads up.]