Apple's Mystique: The Dark Side
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In 2009, the company also attracted criticism for failing to disclose vital information regarding CEO Steve Jobs' health to its shareholders. Some critics opined that this strict insistence on absolute secrecy was robbing Apple of its humanity and has also become morally and ethically untenable.
» Study how Apple maintained a culture of secrecy at the company.
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