“Apple Computer has created a new division within the maker of the Macintosh computer to sell its popular iPod, the market leading digital music player, the company said Wednesday,” Reuters reports. “Jon Rubenstein, who has led the Cupertino, Calif.-based company’s hardware engineering efforts, will run the new division, an Apple spokesman said.”
“Timothy Cook, head of Apple’s worldwide sales and operations, will lead a newly organized Macintosh division, Apple said. Tim Bucher, now in charge of Macintosh system development, will head up the Mac’s hardware engineering,” Reuters reports. “The moves were announced in a company-wide internal e-mail sent by Apple CEO Steve Jobs and first reported by the New York Times on Wednesday. ‘This organizational refinement will focus our talent and resources even more precisely on our industry-leading Macintosh computers and the wildly successful iPod,’ the spokesman said.”
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