Today in Apple history: Steve Jobs attempts a boardroom coup

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May 23, 1985: Bitter about being ousted from his position running the Macintosh division, Steve Jobs attempts to stage a coup to seize control of Apple from CEO John Sculley. The 30-year-old Apple co-founder plans to overthrow Sculley while the CEO is away on a business trip in China. Unfortunately for Jobs, he makes a critical […]

(via Cult of Mac - Tech and culture through an Apple lens)

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