Pioneer behind the iPhone
One of the founding member behind the iPhone, software engineer Greg Christie, is leaving Apple, an spoke person said on Wednesday.
Greg has wanted to resign later not long from now after about 20 years at Apple, an official said in an email, saying he had made fundamental contribution to Apple. Christie was a member of the group that created the ios programming for the first iPhone, which turned out in 2007.
Christie was up to this point heading a team which working at human interface team creating more software for Apple. His part will be assumed control by the current vise president, Jonathan Ive. Ive lately has been working at Apple products’ outer look.
Along with “Slide to Unlock,” Christie has been instrumental in developing many important iPhone features, with hundreds of Apple patents in his name. It is unclear what he plans to do after his departure or when he will officially depart from the company.
Anyway industry productions say he has assumed a real part in creating the most recent version of the iPhone working framework ios 7. His contribution will be remind for a long time.