pointerUno sguardo dentro la Apple University

Il New York Times è riuscito a ottenere alcune informazioni sulla Apple University, che offre corsi come “What Makes Apple, Apple” o “The Best Thing“. Sono riservati ai dipendenti di Apple — che possono iscriversi attraverso un sito non visibile al pubblico — e il loro scopo è essenzialmente quello di inculcargli la cultura e filosofia di Apple:

In a class at the company’s internal training program, the so-called Apple University, the instructor likened the 11 lithographs that make up Picasso’s “The Bull” to the way Apple builds its smartphones and other devices. The idea: Apple designers strive for simplicity just as Picasso eliminated details to create a great work of art. […]

“You go through more iterations until you can simply deliver your message in a very concise way, and that is true to the Apple brand and everything we do,” recalled one person who took the course.