publication date: Saturday, February 20, 2016 (part of Winter 2016)
clue: His beloved, now deceased predecessor had a legacy of innovation. His legacy might be privacy.
explanation: Cook was the CEO of Apple. At the time of this goo, Apple was embroiled in a conflict with the federal government over providing back-door access to encrypted phone data, and had previously gone out of its way to establish privacy standards that go further than the rest of the industry. more…