Recruiting for the "Purple Project"
Recruiting for the

In 2004, Jobs tasked Scott Forstall, senior vice president of iOS software, to form an in-house team to develop what would eventually become the iPhone's user interface. "We're starting another project," Forstall told potential recruits. "It's so secret I cannot tell you what the project is. You are going to have to give up nights and weekends for a couple years."

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