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Open air dining at the spaceship: Tim Cook reveals animation of Apple Park's massive four story high cafeteria doors opening

Tim Cook has given a rare glimpse of the stunning four-story doors at Apple's giant 'spaceship' headquarters.<p>In a tweet, the Apple CEO shared a gif …

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Apple Parkのカフェテリアの窓、開きすぎ

圧倒的開放感。<p>オープン当初は従業員がガラスの壁に激突し、救急車まで出動する事態になったApple(アップル)本社「Apple Park」。色々と話題になったあの建物ですが、先日ティム・クックCEOが<b>カフェテリアのガラス戸がどどーんと開いて超開放的になるタイムラプス</b>映像をTwitterに投稿しました。<p>Lunchtime at Apple Park just got a whole lot more exciting pic.twitter.com/GJFcOsIB4C— Tim Cook (@tim_cook) 2018年8月16日<p>Apple …

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Check out Apple Park’s spectacular new giant glass doors

In case you hadn’t noticed, Apple’s enormous Apple Park HQ is a pretty architecturally ambitious place — and it’s continuing to underscore that point.<p>Accompanied by a message titled “Lunchtime at Apple Park just got a whole lot more exciting,” CEO Tim Cook has shared a time-lapse video of the giant …

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Watch this breathtaking GIF of Apple Park’s 3-story lunchroom door opening

This afternoon, Apple CEO Tim Cook took to Twitter regarding updates to the lunchroom at the company’s spaceship headquarters.<p>Cook’s tweet includes a GIF that demonstrates the very cool, ginormous sliding doors that slide open. The tweet reads “Lunchtime at Apple Park just got a whole lot more …

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Apple: Watch the spaceship doors open (video)

As tweeted by Tim Cook:<p>Lunchtime at Apple Park just got a whole lot more exciting  pic.twitter.com/GJFcOsIB4C<p>— Tim Cook (@tim_cook) August 16, …

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Apple is reportedly arguing that buildings at its headquarters are worth just $200 to reduce its tax bill - SFGate

Getty<p><b>Apple is aggressively appealing tax assessors, public officials who determine the value of property for tax reasons, according to The San Francisco Chronicle.</b>• <b><br>The company has 489 live appeals in Santa Clara County, including one claiming that a cluster of properties around Apple Park is worth</b> …

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Apple welcomes youngest Nobel laureate to speak at Apple Park

Apple hosted Nobel laureate Malala Yousafzai for a discussion at Apple Park on Monday.<p>A Pakistani activist for female education, 21-year-old Yousafzai is the youngest Nobel Prize laureate in history. Apple teamed up with Yousafzai’s Malala Fund back in January, with the goal of supporting education …

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Apple Has Appealed Its Taxes Nearly 500 Times Since 2004

Apple has been awfully active over the last decade trying to get its tax bill down.<p>In a deep dive into Apple’s tax-appeal cases since 2004, the <i>San</i> …

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Architectural Apple stores around the world and how to find them

Apple – alongside its architecutural team mates at Foster+Partners – seems to be opening a new, beautifully designed store in a new global city every month. Here’s your definitive list of where they are, and what makes each one so special. In the ‘Today at Apple’ era, the stores have become tech …

San Francisco

Sunnyvale and Cupertino: The hidden gems of the Silicon Valley

They say not to ever judge a book by its cover. This is true, especially with Sunnyvale and Cupertino, California. Upon first glance, these two …

Silicon Valley

Apple's software suggests a larger iPhone X is coming soon

An icon that appears to represent an unannounced larger model of Apple iPhone X was spotted inside Apple's latest iOS 12 beta. It was first spotted …

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Silicon Valley city backs off tax idea after Apple pushback

CUPERTINO, Calif. (AP) — A Silicon Valley city council has backed off a ballot measure levying a per-employee tax on companies after pushback from the city's largest employer, Apple Inc.<p>The Cupertino City Council on Tuesday voted to wait until 2020 to put the issue to voters, The Mercury News of …

Silicon Valley

Cupertino council pushes vote on employee tax for Apple, other firms until 2020

The Cupertino City Council has temporarily shelved a vote on proposals that would tax Apple and other local companies with 100 or more employees, …

City Politics

Apple Takes Issue With New Employer Tax Proposal

Apple is not too pleased with a new employer tax proposal, according to a new report.<p>The tech giant reportedly wrote a letter to the Cupertino, …

Tech Industry

Apple voices opposition to Cupertino ‘head tax’ proposal, says it has spent $70M on ‘public benefits’

Apple is voicing its opposition to a proposal in Cupertino that would tax large corporations such as itself based on its employee count. In a letter sent to the Cupertino council, Apple touted its investments in the Cupertino economy, as well as its efforts to reduce traffic issues and more…<p>In the …

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Apple sends letter to Cupertino council on eve of employer tax vote

When he was Cupertino mayor, Barry Chang said he was turned away from Apple’s headquarters because he didn’t have an appointment.<p>Now, he and others on the City Council may have a little more clout.<p>On Monday, the council received a letter from Apple vice president Kristina Raspe touting the …

Employment

Apple touts Cupertino public works investments ahead of employer tax vote

Apple lauded its contributions to Cupertino, Calif., in a letter sent to the municipality's city council on Monday, noting tens of millions of …

City Politics

Sustainability in the center of architecture exhibition at Tsinghua

Norman Foster, the British architect and winner of Pritzker Architecture Award, describes sustainable design as an approach "doing the most with the …

Architecture

Welcome, Canada, to Jurassic Apple Park!

Starting 10:00am EST/ 7:00am PST on Friday, July 27, the rare Brachiosaurus enters Jurassic World Alive, exclusively at and around all 29 Apple …

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Apple Park employees revolt over having to work in open-plan offices

Some Apple workers hate the open-plan layout of their new Foster + Partners-designed campus so much they might quit, according to reports circulating …

Employment

A First Look Inside Apple Park

The press isn’t allowed in. But luckily, some of Apple’s own employees are on Instagram.<p>Jony Ive recently said that Apple’s new $5 billion Apple Park spaceship wasn’t for you or me. It was a gift to Apple’s own employees. Nowhere is that more evident than on Instagram. Our first look inside Apple …

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Apple Park Employees Reportedly Can’t Stop Walking Into Its Glass Walls

Maybe everyone at Apple’s new headquarters should be paying attention to real life?<p>Bloomberg’s Mark Bergen reports on a flaw at Apple’s new headquarters: Distracted employees seem to keep smacking their faces into the <i>perfect</i> glass panes that make up the offices’ interior workspaces, and they’re …

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Beanbag chairs and iPad-controlled coffee dispensers, sure. But granite ceilings?

The details of an outsider’s report from inside Apple Park are intriguing, but can we trust the reporter?<p>Excerpted from AppleInsider’s 7 hours in the …

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Apple Park sparks huge rise in property values

Innovation is great but having it as a neighbor can be a mixed blessing.<p>Silicon Valley counties are reporting soaring property values thanks to a tech sector boom led by Apple and Google, who have spent the last few years buying huge swaths of land to build new headquarters.<p>In Santa Clara County, …

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Santa Clara County property values approach half a trillion dollars — with a big boost from Apple, Google

One single property — Apple's new "spaceship" headquarters in Cupertino — accounted for $1.5 billion of the $33 billion increase in assessed value.

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Why Apple Gives Employees Standing Desks

At Apple’s (AAPL) new headquarters, Apple Park, one of the perks available to employees is the ability to use a standing desk. In a recent interview, …

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スタンダップApple社員! 立ち作業デスクを全社員に支給

「座り作業は新種のガンだ」by クックCEO。<p>海外ではかなりのスピードで、日本でもじわじわと導入されている「<b>スタンディングデスク</b>」。1日じゅう座ったままでいることは健康にも影響があると言われており、デスクワークでは問題視されています。そんな中、新社屋のApple …

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Apple's Commitment to Privacy Was On Display This Week

Apple is firmly committed to privacy—whether law enforcement likes it or not.<p>The company this week confirmed that its next operating system update, …

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Apple's Tim Cook Says Every Apple Park Employee Has a Standing Desk

Apple CEO Tim Cook is trying to help his employees solve a major health crisis.<p>In an interview with The Carlyle Group’s David Rubenstein on Bloomberg …

Tech Industry

Apple Park: Standing desks for all, daycare by lottery?

From Tim (“sitting is the new cancer“) Cook, via Bloomberg’s David Rubenstein:<p>We have given all of our employees, 100%, standing desks. If you can …

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