Steve Jobs is stepping down from running Apple, according to a letter released just minutes ago.
Citing medical problems that are "more complex than I originally thought", Jobs has decided to take a medical leave of absence until June.
We're all slightly to blame as well, with Jobs noting,"The curiosity over my personal health continues to be a distraction not only for me and my family, but everyone else at Apple as well."
As we write, after-hours trading shows Apple shares slipping by up to 10 per cent on the news.
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On the business side, Chief Operating Officer Tim Cook will step into the breach for day-to-day operations, although Jobs will keep an eye on things.
He says: "As CEO, I plan to remain involved in major strategic decisions while I am out. Our board of directors fully supports this plan."
Jobs, who has suffered from pancreatic cancer and - more recently - a hormone imbalance, signs off by saying: "I look forward to seeing all of you this summer."
Let's hope so Steve - best of luck from everyone at TechRadar.