Steve Jobs Old Friend Bud Tribble Would Face US Congress Hearings on Locationgate Issue!
It is 9to5mac that notes by citing The Loop, the name of Steve Jobs old times friend Bud Tribble is also smiling in the list of witnesses appearing before the US congress committee, headed by US Senator Al Franken, for hearing Locationgate Public Issue next week.
The US Senate hearings committee was formed when Locationgate Issue was highlighted in the US congress after revealing of the news describing that Apple and Google are both violating public privacy rules and regulations; Apple’s iOS and Google’s Android are gathering location data of the users secretly without their prior permission.
Bud Tribble is currently working as Apple’s Vice President of Software Technology. Tribble is the same personality who has been considered the right-hand man of Jobs since the initial days of introducing Macintosh in the market.
Tribble, has a well established and extremely acknowledged experience in software design and object-oriented programming. He is also be honored for assisting Steve Jobs, in developing the original design for the Mac operating system and user interface as the manager of the original Macintosh software development team. He is also known as cofounder of NeXT, Inc., with Steve Jobs where he was performing his duties as vice president of software development.
He also spent some time at Sun Microsystems where he was charged with guiding e-commerce software R&D as chief technology officer for the Sun-Netscape Alliance. He was also vice president of engineering at Eazel where he headed development of next-gen user interfaces and Internet services for Linux.
The engineer earned a BA degree in Physics at the University of California, San Diego and an MD and PhD in Biophysics and Physiology at the University of Washington, Seattle. Bud Tribble will represent the Cupertino firm at the hearings scheduled to take place next Tuesday, May 10 at 10:00am.
Senator Franken’s office has announced that Congressional hearings will be entitled as “Protecting Mobile Privacy: Your Smartphones, Tablets, Cell Phones and Your Privacy”.
Steve Jobs has full confidence on his extraordinary efficient and marvelously intelligent software engineer Bud Tribble. His appearance before congressional hearings on Locationgate Issue would be another test of his unlimited skills and unmatched experience in the field of mobile phones, indeed.
- bud tribble