Today's Hard|Forum Post
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Saturday December 31, 2011

Apple’s Jonathan Ive is knighted in New Year Honors

Sir Jonathan of Appleshire: If you think some of those guys over at Apple thought of themselves as royalty, they’ll be no living with them now. big grin Jonathan Ive is the chief designer of the iMac, iPod, iPhone and iPad and has been dubbed a Knight Commander of the British Empire for his contributions.

Jobs described Ive as his "spiritual partner," according to Walter Isaacson’s recent biography, but didn’t let that stop him taking credit for some of Ive’s designs, to the latter’s great annoyance.