Tim Cook

Richard Branson: 'I've never been motivated by making money'—and that's helped me become a billionaire

Richard Branson is a fantastic financial success. He's currently worth more than $5 billion, according to Forbes.<p>Though he has amassed tremendous …

Success

Cardhop for Mac is a seriously intelligent contacts app from the makers of Fantastical

Flexibits, the team behind the excellent calendar app Fantastical, is out with a brand new Mac app that turns your messy contacts database into something completely usable and interactive. Cardhop is a super smart contacts app that lives in the menu bar and makes the built-in Contacts app feel like …

Apple

Apple and GE announce partnership to make ‘industrial’ apps for iPhone and iPad

Apple and GE (General Electric) today announced a new partnership to build enterprise ‘industrial’ apps for the iOS platform. This includes a new development SDK focused on the Internet of Things.<p>Tim Cook said GE is an “ideal partner with a rich history of innovation”. GE will make apps for itself …

Apple

Greenpeace says Apple is almost top of the class, but could do better

Greenpeace has praised Apple’s energy initiatives in its new Guide to Greener Electronics report, although it notes that there is still work to be done in other areas.<p>Drilling down, Greenpeace awards Apple A- on its efforts involving sustainable energy, a B for its use of hazardous chemicals, and a …

Sustainability

Apple responds to US Senate request for more details about Face ID security

Immediately after Apple unveiled Face ID last month, United States Senator Al Franken sent a letter to Tim Cook raising some concerns about security and privacy. A month later, and after publicly publishing a security white paper answering many of the questions, Apple has responded to Franken…<p>In a …

Technology

Tim Cook geeks out on AR during Oxford demo

Apple CEO Tim Cook is a full-on geek when it comes to augmented reality.<p>Cook has raved about AR’s potential in a number of interviews the last year, but according to a PhD student at the University of Oxford, Tim actually has a great understanding of the technology. In a story shared on Reddit, the …

Augmented Reality

Apple: Bullish Surprise

iPhone X demand may be the perfect storm of record unit sales and record ASP.<p>The Apple Watch 3 is going to be the scale of Apple, and Wall Street has …

Business

Apple responds on Face ID privacy concerns

After a US Senator wrote to Apple CEO Tim Cook, conveying concerns on users’ security with Face ID biometric security in iPhone X, Apple has …

IPhone X

Apple: Will It Buy Ford?

A recent article: "When Apple Buys Ford"<p>Ford CEO Hackett is very familiar to all the tech companies through his years as CEO of Steelcase meeting the …

Business

New iPhone X Details Hide Apple's Secret Truth

Why is there an assumption that if you don’t have the best smartphone or if you do not support the best smartphone then something is wrong? To step briefly into the automotive world, luxury Italian sports cars painted rosso corsa that have the best aerodynamics, the most powerful engines, the …

IPhone X

Eddie Cue talks about roll out of Apple Pay in India, as well as India-specific content and services

Apple's senior vice president of Internet Software and Services, Eddie Cue is on a professional tour in India and is working on Apple's entertainment …

India

Off-beat: Tim Cook’s iPhone X just won’t stay in his pants

Pocketnope.<p>Tim Cook forgot to wear his dad jeans when he visited the University of Oxford this week. In giving a talk to student and alumni members …

Technology

Apple CEO Tim Cook reflects on the lesson from Steve Jobs' biggest flop: 'Be intellectually honest — and have the courage to change' (AAPL)

Justin Sullivan/Getty Images<p>Back in 2000, Apple released the Power Mac G4 Cube, a funky small PC designed by Jony Ive himself. It was a good-looking …

Today in Apple history: Tim Cook becomes Apple’s chief operating officer

<b>October 14, 2005:</b> Tim Cook takes the reins as Apple’s chief operating officer, continuing an upward climb through the company’s ranks that will make him CEO less than six years later.<p>“Tim and I have worked together for over seven years now, and I am looking forward to working even more closely with …

COOs

Tim Cook's iPhone X won't stay in his pocket

Of course Apple CEO Tim Cook is already using the iPhone X, the most advanced iPhone that won't hit stores until November 3.<p>Students saw it slip out of his pocket during a public question-and-answer session earlier this week at Oxford University.<p>For nearly the entire speech, the unreleased device …

IPhone X

The Internet Is All Over Tim Cook's iPhone Casually Escaping His Pocket

When you're the CEO and head evangelist of one of the world's biggest technology companies, it's important for you to rep your products around the …

Tim Cook: Here’s why Swedes love their iPhones

Yesterday Tim Cook made a surprise visit to northern Sweden to visit Iggesund Paperboard, a company that supplies Apple with sustainable packaging.<p>Besides complimenting Iggesund's 'state-of-the-art' technology (which first caught the eye of Steve Jobs in 2005), Cook took a moment with Metro to talk …

Sweden

Tim Cook visits Swedish supplier of Apple’s sustainable packaging

As part of his trip to Europe, Tim Cook visited a forest in northern Sweden with a representative from one of the companies which supplies Apple’s sustainably sourced packaging.<p>On Twitter, Cook described the “breathtaking forests,” which he got to experience with employees from Iggesund Paperboard, …

Apple

Apple Pencil for iPhone 12 tipped in Korea

A new tip on Apple’s stylus-laden future has come to light, this time making a play for the next-generation iPhone. We’re so extremely far away from …

Apple Pencil

Tim Cook Says Learning How to Code is More Important than English as a Second Language

According to Apple aapl CEO Tim Cook, English may be a global language, but it’s more important to learn how to code.<p>“If I were a French student and …

Language Learning

Qualcomm wants Chinese courts to ban iPhones in China

Qualcomm filed lawsuits in China, seeking to halt the manufacture and sale of Apple's iPhones in the country, Bloomberg reported on Friday.<p>Qualcomm filed the suits in a Beijing intellectual property court, claiming patent infringement and is seeking injunctive relief, Bloomberg said, citing a …

China

Tim Cook took a stroll in 'breathtaking' Swedish forests with a company that makes Apple's packaging

Apple CEO Tim Cook has been visiting forests in northern Sweden with a company that supplies Apple with sustainable packaging.<p>Cook's social media accounts show that he has been all over Europe this week, visiting cities such as London, Paris, and Normandy along the way.<p>The CEO's latest stop on …

Sweden

Anti-Apple bias at CNBC

Why slap a photo of Tim Cook on a story about Google, Facebook and Twitter?<p>Friend-of-the-blog Robert LoCascio writes:<p>Thought you would find the …

15 fresh insights into how Apple runs its business

Apple's most senior executives have recently shared a few fresh details about how they run their business, here are just 15 recent observations.<b>Be</b> …

Jony Ive

Apple chief says coding is more important than learning English as a second language

Apple CEO Tim Cook has a message for school students around the world: learning how to code is more important than learning English as a second …

Australian News

Activists want Apple to remove iOS games based on the Philippines’ brutal and violent war on drugs

A group called the Asian Network of People who Use Drugs (ANPUD), representing 131 organizations from numerous countries, has issued an open letter to Apple’s CEO Tim Cook urging the company to pull a number of games from the App Store that portray or glorify Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte …

Rodrigo Duterte

∞ VIDEO: Tim Cook on stage at the University of Oxford

Tim Cook was a guest at the launch of the Oxford Foundry, an entrepreneurial venture founded by the University of Oxford to channel startup efforts …

University of Oxford

New data says games are the most popular use of ARKit so far, but they’re just the beginning

It’s no secret that Apple and Tim Cook think ARKit has a huge future ahead, with Cook touting that it’s a central idea that’s as important as the smartphone itself. The augmented reality platform has been available to the public for almost a month now, and new data from analytics firm Sensor Tower …

Apple

Apple donating $1 million to CA wildfire relief effort, matching employee donations

Apple has pledged to donate $1 million to the wildfire relief effort in California, <i>San Francisco Chronicle</i> reports. The company has also encouraged employees to help individually by promising to match employee donations two-to-one.<p>Firefighters have been battling the wildfires in Wine Country, …

Technology

Tim Cook opens up new Oxford Foundry facility in the U.K.

Tim Cook made an appearance in the U.K. yesterday to open The Oxford Foundry, a new Oxford University venue that’s focused on developing entrepreneurial skills for students and future entrepreneurs.<p>In a wide-ranging conversation on stage, Cook discussed everything from his approach to innovation to …

Steve Jobs