Report: Eddy Cue Fires Apple Maps Manager

apple firing maps tweet

This is unconfirmed, but there is a report circulating around the internet that Apple has fired the executive in charge of Maps.

The original report comes from Bloomberg. It claims that Eddy Cue, Apple’s svp of internet and software services fired Richard Williamson, who was in charge of Maps in iOS 6. Actually, it’s more of a tweet from Bloomberg than a report. Still, here it is:

BREAKING: Apple said to fire Maps manager after flaws hurt iPhone 5 debut

About a month back, Scott Forstall’s departure was announced as well. The terms of that haven’t been made public by Apple, but multiple reports indicate that he was fired.

[Twitter via 9to5Mac]

 

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