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Steve Jobs Defends New iTunes 10 Icon

Steve Jobs Defends New iTunes 10 Icon

With the new iTunes 10, Apple has also taken the chance to introduce a new iTunes icon. The icon has been drawing mostly negative comments, with users commenting that Apple should stick to the old one and that the new one '"sucks". A certain Joshua Kopac even emailed Steve Jobs to let him know what he thinks about the new icon. This is Jobs' reply.

Wired - Kopac provided the e-mail exchange to Wired.com:

Steve,

Enjoyed the presentation today. But … this new iTunes logo really sucks. You’re taking 10+ years of instant product recognition and replacing it with an unknown. Let’s both cross our fingers on this….

Jobs’ reply, terse as usual, was such:

We disagree.

Sent from my iPhone

Classic Jobs, we think. To read the original story, click here.

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