Apple's board knows a good thing when it sees it.The brief but strong statement it issued this afternoon in defense of Steve Jobs left no doubt about the depth of the board's support for its CEO.
But how about a reality check, folks?
Did anyone really believe Apple would mess with its main meal ticket? A few minutes after the board statement hit the wire, the company announced its latest earnings report--and it was a dazzler: profit soared 88 percent on a 21 percent sales climb. Those are the sort of numbers that buy lifetime job security. … Read more