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Tim Cook Profile in The Wall Street Journal

Wall Street Journal profile on Apple COO Tim Cook, by Nick Wingfield:

The difference in personalities between Messrs. Cook and Jobs has helped foster a solid working relationship between the two, people familiar with them say. While Mr. Jobs is known to have a mercurial temper and a sharp tongue, Mr. Cook has the courtly demeanor of a Southern gentleman. People who work with him say his quiet manner and slow drawl have a disarming effect in a fast-paced environment like Apple, filled with its share of table-pounders.

(Via Paul Thurrott.)

Monday, 16 October 2006