Brad Stone

Silicon Valley journalist and author

Monthly Archives: October 2011

Scott Forstall: the Sorcerer’s Apprentice At Apple

A number of high-ranking Apple executives left the company because they found working with Forstall so difficult. That sentiment, it seems, has not been limited to fellow executives. One former member of the iOS team, a senior engineer, describes leaving Apple after growing tired of working with Forstall and hearing his common refrain: “Steve wouldn’t like that.” read more

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Steve Jobs: The Return

When Steve Jobs passed away in the fall of 2011, we assembled a tribute issue of Bloomberg Businessweek that hit newsstands a few days later. Here is my chapter from the issue, about his triumphant return to Apple. read more

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Steve Jobs Departs a World He Helped Transform

A heartfelt remembrance of the late Apple founder Steve Jobs, written for Businessweek.com in the hour after his death. read more

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