Apple: What Is Steve Jobs Up To?

Apple's founder keeps denying he has designs on the top job. Why won't people believe him?

On the wall of a cubicle in Apple Computer Inc.'s Infinite Loop engineering campus hangs a picture of Steven P. Jobs, the 41-year-old high-tech superstar and legendary Apple co-founder. Above the photograph are the words: "I was here when Steve came back." In the adjoining cubicle, the same picture is tacked up on the wall with the caption: "He'll be here when Gil leaves."

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