Jony Ive, the iconic Apple designer, has officially departed the company. Apple has quietly updated its executive leadership page to remove Ive as the Chief Design Officer from the company, marking the end to a remarkable era.
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Following Jony Ive's departure, a WSJ report claimed he was 'dispirited' over Tim Cook's lack of interest in design. Tim Cook, however, just responded to the story, calling it 'absurd'.
Apple CEO Tim Cook's lack of interest in product design and development, combined with clashes with executives reportedly led to Jony Ive leaving the company.
Apple's Chief Designer Jony Ive, known for designing the iPhone and narrating many Apple promotional videos, is leaving the company to starts his own venture.