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Apple & Tim Cook celebrate #Pride2017 in cities around the world

As it has done in past years, Apple this week celebrated Pride 2017 in a handful of cities around the world, participating in parades in San Francisco, New York City, and Toronto. Tim Cook also commemorated the parades with a tweet….<p>Apple handed out t-shirts with a rainbow Apple logo to those who …

Apple

The Apple car just made the 'mother of all' lists: Tim Cook's most-hyped projects

Apple chief executive Tim Cook made a lofty proposition this month: That Apple was working on "the mother of all A.I. [artificial intelligence] …

Apple

Nokia Health Mate App For iPhone And Android Already Has One Great Improvement

Earlier this week, the connected health and fitness company Withings completed its transformation into part of Nokia.<p>Withings, if you’re not familiar with it, was a French company that created a series of attractive, effective gadgets that recorded your vital statistics, from weight to blood …

Nokia

In 10 Years, Your iPhone Won't Be a Phone Anymore

It’s 2027, and you’re walking down the street, confident you’ll arrive at your destination even though you don’t know where it is. You may not even remember why your device is telling you to go there.<p>There’s a voice in your ear giving you turn-by-turn directions and, in between, prepping you for …

Augmented Reality

Apple's Tim Cook, other CEOs meet with India's Prime Minister in Washington

Apple CEO Tim Cook was reportedly one of 21 U.S. corporate leaders who attended a roundtable with Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Washington, …

Apple

You might have free Amazon credits waiting for you thanks to Apple — and they expire today

Because of a lawsuit over e-book prices that was settled years ago, you may have credits that can be applied to purchases on Amazon waiting in your Amazon account.<p>To check if you have credits, simply click this link.<p>But even if you have credits from the settlement, you have to use them by Saturday …

Fortune 500

Apple Inc. TV Stabbed With “Barely Competent” Takedown

Apple Inc. video services aren’t working out, or at least the “baby steps” stage is resulting in a lot of unnecessary bruises. The undertaking is …

Smart TV

This week on AI: 12.9" iPad Pro & 5K iMac reviewed, Cook meets with Trump, 'iPhone 8' rumors & more

As Apple CEO Tim Cook attended a tech summit with U.S. President Donald Trump, the rest of the company was preparing upgraded betas of iOS 11, macOS …

Apple

MIT grads are already taking Tim Cook's graduation advice

View photos<p>More<p>Astronaut Buzz Aldrin, Nobel Prize winning economist Joseph Stiglitz, former US Treasury Secretary Larry Summers, futurist Ray …

Joseph Stiglitz

Apple's MacBook Air Needs To Be Killed Off

In case you missed it, Apple updated the venerable MacBook Air during WWDC. While all the focus was on the iPad Pro and the draw of AR in mobile technology, the laptop picked up the least amount of love possible with a bump on Intel’s fifth generation chipset from 1.6 GHz to 1.8 GHz.<p>For all the …

Apple

Apple Confirms Pride Band Sales Support LGBTQ Advocacy

Apple confirmed this week that a portion of the profits from its Pride Edition Woven Nylon Apple Watch band will go toward supporting LGBTQ advocacy …

LGBTQ

Apple Vs. Imagination Technologies: Chip Maker Up For Sale Amid ‘Dispute’ With Tim Cook’s Company | International Business Times

Apple’s former graphics chip supplier Imagination Technologies has put itself up for sale. The British company has also expressed that it remains to …

Apple

Apple CEO Tim Cook Tells President Trump Tech Employees Need A 'Clear Signal'

Both men stressed the importance of legislation having "heart."<p>During the June 19 tech summit at The White House, Apple CEO Tim Cook reportedly …

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Trump to meet with telecom CEOs

The White House isn't done talking about technology.<p>President Trump will meet Thursday with the heads of Verizon (VZ, Tech30), AT&T (T, Tech30), Sprint (S) and other companies, according to a White House official.<p>The meeting will focus on "how government can help American ingenuity and …

The White House

Tim Cook takes a dive in top CEO ranking

Apple CEO Tim Cook saw his approval rating among employees dip considerably in 2017, based on a new survey that ranks the world’s top CEOs based on employee reviews.<p>Cook has consistently placed high in GlassDoors annual CEO rankings usually falling in the top 20 and sometimes cracking into the top …

Apple

Trump Calls for Transformation of Government Tech

President Trump called for a “sweeping transformation of the federal government’s technology” at the inaugural meeting of the White House’s American …

Silicon Valley

A Conversation Among LGBTQ Millennials And Elders Reveals How Much Has Changed, And How Far We Still Have To Go

There's no one way — or perfect age — to be gay.<p>June is LGBTQ Pride Month, and A Plus is commemorating it by celebrating that "there's no one way to …

LGBTQ

Artificial Intelligent for your Car Will be Brought to You by Apple

Recently, Tim Cook, CEO of Apple, announced Apple’s first foray into the automotive industry. Not by building a car just yet, but instead by creating …

Apple

White House Aims to Update Govt. Via the Cloud

The White House is aiming to create a cloud marketplace to make it easier for technology companies like Microsoft Corp. (MSFT) Amazon.com Inc. (AMZN) …

The White House

An Ode to "Shame Face," the Expression a Lot of Politicians Are Making Right Now

Devin Nunes

Trump to meet with tech execs on drones, universal broadband

President Donald Trump will reportedly meet with executives from AT&T, Verizon, Sprint and other firms to discuss emerging technologies.<p>Next up on the White House's tech agenda: drones and universal broadband.<p>As part of a weeklong tech summit, President Donald Trump on Thursday will meet with tech …

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Tim Cook to Trump: You need to improve citizen customer sat, give US ‘most modern gov in the world’

As we reported yesterday, Tim Cook was among the tech executives that sat down with President Donald Trump to discuss modernizing the technology of the United States. While some details of the meeting were known, The White House has since posted a video of the meeting, featuring comments from all …

Apple

Behind the scenes at President Trump’s private talks with the tech industry

For many, a meeting at the White House yesterday offered a chance to push their political and business agendas.<p>For the past seven months, tech giants like Apple, Google and Microsoft have been at war with the White House — fighting President Donald Trump in court over immigration, while blasting …

Silicon Valley

See the Look on Tim Cook and Jeff Bezos’ Faces When They Met With President Trump

President Donald Trump met with top leaders in the tech industry at the White House Monday to discuss using technology to modernize government.<p>Apple …

Jeff Bezos

Apple’s Obsession With Secrecy May Be A Self-Fulfilling Prophecy

A new report today describes how far Apple has gone (think ex-NSA and ex-FBI employees) to make sure nobody finds out about new products.<p>Secrecy is like a religion at Apple. It’s baked deeply into the DNA and culture of the company. So, when the <i>Outline</i> got its hands on a (leaked) recording of a …

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Tech Sector Get On Board The Trump Train

Tim Cook, Eric Schmidt and Jeff Bezos surprised Americans recently with their positive statements about President Trump and his influence and support …

Eric Schmidt

Apple: What Cook told Trump (2 minute video)

“The U.S. should have the most modern government in the world, and today it doesn’t.”<p>“The government should be focused on its citizens,” Cook …

Apple

Free Apple Store workshops will help kids learn to code, program robots, edit video & more

Apple’s retail stores will launch free workshops next month to help kids aged 8-12 learn how to code and program robots in the recently updated Swift …

Kids

Tim Cook pushes Trump for compulsory coding classes for kids

During Monday’s White House meeting with President Donald Trump, Tim Cook pushed for the U.S. government to make coding a required class for kids.<p>This is something Cook has publicly discussed before. When Apple debuted its kid-focused Swift Playgrounds app, he said, “We believe coding should be a …

Apple

Trump Aims For 'Transformation' Of Government Technology

President Trump met Monday with leaders from the top U.S. technology companies, including Apple, Amazon, Google and Microsoft.

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