Steve Jobs, who has been on medical leave from Apple Inc. since January to treat an undisclosed medical condition, received a liver transplant in Tennessee about two months ago. The chief executive has been recovering well and is expected to return to work on schedule later this month, though he may work part-time initially.
Mr. Jobs didn't respond to an email requesting comment. "Steve continues to look forward to returning at the end of June, and there's nothing further to say," said Apple spokeswoman Katie Cotton.
- Source WSJ JUNE 20, 2009
Steve did comment on iPhone 3GS's recent release:
"Customers are voting and the iPhone is winning," he said. "With over 50,000 applications available from Apple's revolutionary App Store, iPhone momentum is stronger than ever."
- Source Apple Press Release
Steve did report to work today, CNBC's Jim Goldman reports.
Every-So-Often Steve Jobs Quote
"I want to put a ding in the universe. "
Monday, June 22, 2009
Jobs Had Liver Transplant
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