Acting Apple (AAPL +1.5%) chief Tim Cook is so relentlessly details-oriented he's a regular "Mr....

|About: Apple Inc. (AAPL)|By:, SA News Editor

Acting Apple (AAPL +1.5%) chief Tim Cook is so relentlessly details-oriented he's a regular "Mr. Spreadsheet." Key to Apple's rebound, Cook methodically shuttered its U.S. factories and outsourced manufacturing to Asia. But fans admit Cook needs others to fill the "creative vacuum" from CEO Steve Jobs' exit.