Apple has announced that Steve Jobs has resigned as Chief Executive Officer.

Sad day, Steve Jobs has stepped down as CEO of Apple, the company he established in 1976 along with Steve Wozniak and Ronald Wayne.

CUPERTINO, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Apple’s Board of Directors today announced that Steve Jobs has resigned as Chief Executive Officer, and the Board has named Tim Cook, previously Apple’s Chief Operating Officer, as the company’s new CEO. Jobs has been elected Chairman of the Board and Cook will join the Board, effective immediately. Continue reading Apple has announced that Steve Jobs has resigned as Chief Executive Officer.