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[Gizmodo] The Father of Mac OS X Is Leaving Apple

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It's weird that Serlet is departing now, in the middle of Lion's development, the first major update to their desktop OS. Serlet says he wants to focus more on "science" instead of products. That's a better excuse than "leaving to focus on my family", but it's not hard to imagine that the diminishing role of Apple's desktop OS has played a big part on this decision. Or maybe he's just tired, after more than two decades working with El Jobso. It's most probably a combination of both.
 
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Why does his reason not surprise me?
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post #3 of 37
He's developed a fantastic OS. If he wants to leave, fine. W hat's the problem with that? Almost everyone gets tired of the job they do eventually. If his passion lies elsewhere, good for him for pursuing it.
post #4 of 37
He's leaving

FOR SCIENCE!!!
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Originally Posted by Boyboyd View Post
He's leaving

FOR SCIENCE!!!
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Maybe he's tired of all of the "magic and revolutionary" products.
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Originally Posted by t3lancer2006 View Post
Maybe he's tired of all of the "magic and revolutionary" products.
Yeah lol. I'd have to call that editor an idiot though, leaving for family reasons is the best reason anyone could ever leave, if its the truth.
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OS X was the first Mac OS that I could actually stand.
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