Tim Cook

We talked to the most bullish Apple analyst on Wall Street about the iPhone 8, AR and China (AAPL)

Thousands of tech enthusiasts, developers, journalists, and other Apple fans are set to gather in California next month for one of the most anticipated tech events of the year.<p>Rumors are flying about what's expected from Apple this year, but whatever new iPhone 8 or upgraded Apple Watch is …

Business

Apple may put its self-driving tech inside an autonomous shuttle for workers

Why it matters to you<p>If you're following Apple's autonomous-car story then the next chapter looks to involve a driverless shuttle for its …

Autos

Apple's autonomous car tech is 'where Google was three years ago' says someone who has seen it

Apple CEO Tim Cook Cisco Live/Business Insider<p><b>Apple is still "playing catch-up" with its self-driving car technology, one person who's seen the tech says.</b><p><b>The scaled down unit is still in turmoil after a major reorg last year but is hiring again.</b><p><b>Apple seems to be eyeing the ride hailing market but</b> …

Markets

Seven years later, we’re still debating what the iPad even is

<i>With the sophisticated user interface and powerful system apps afforded by iOS 11, the iPad feels like it’s finally reaching maturity. But what does the device’s clarified identity say about the Mac’s future?</i><p>The iPad is a strange animal, a chimera that has had trouble finding its place in an …

Big Ideas

Corporate America isn't woke

Mocking neoliberalism is a vicious, unsporting pastime, like bear baiting or fishing with dynamite. This is not because our woke capitalist elites …

JP Morgan Chase

Apple improves shipment times for AirPods

Apple’s (NASDAQ:AAPL) store has cut its AirPod shipment estimates to two to three weeks, the first time the estimate dropped below a month since the …

Business

7 Important Times Apple Took a Decisive Political Stance

Apple is undoubtedly an important player in the tech industry, and it has a long-standing reputation for innovation. But in recent years, the company …

AirPods ship times drop to 2-3 weeks from Apple amid immediate availability from resellers

AirPods ship times from Apple's online store have dropped below one month for the first time since the popular headphones debuted more than eight …

Supply and Demand

Why CEOs Can’t Stay Silent in the Wake of Events Like Charlottesville

The last week has been filled with the disconcerting aftermath of the violence in Charlottesville, Virginia, leaving many business leaders to wonder how they should react — what they should tell their employees and customers.<p>A number of CEOs — including Apple’s Tim Cook, Goldman Sachs’s Lloyd …

Harvard Business Review

How You Can Make Easy Money on Apple's iPhone 8 Juggernaut

Ever think about make-up?<p>Thank you, Fabrizio Freda, for showing us how to capitalize off this millennial moment. You and your incredible team at …

Investing

Why China is Apple’s biggest hope and greatest headache

When Tim Cook dropped by Starbucks on a visit to China last year, he pulled out his phone to use Apple Pay. No dice — the Apple boss’s account lacked …

Apple Pay

Fox’s James Murdoch blasts Trump on Charlottesville: ‘There are no good Nazis’

James Murdoch, chief executive of 21st Century Fox and son of conservative media titan Rupert Murdoch, became the latest in a string of executives to criticize President Trump for his reaction to Charlottesville, saying that it concerns “all of us as Americans and free people.”<p>Murdoch, like Apple …

News (U.S.)

Is Apple Diworseifying?

Project Titan since 2014. Original TV show content producer as of yesterday. Is Apple becoming a case of what investing legend Peter Lynch called …

Business

Apple's Tim Cook on track to land $90m bonus amid iPhone 8 excitement

Apple chief executive Tim Cook is due to receive a $89.6m (£69.4m) bonus after interest in the iPhone 8 boosted the company's share price.<p>Mr Cook is set to take home his full bonus for the year, eschewing fears that he would miss out because of Apple's disappointing performance.<p>Mr Cook, who has …

IPhone 8

Silicon Valley’s concerns about the Trump administration continue to grow

US president Donald Trump claims that he has disbanded two corporate advisory councils, following a mass exodus by major CEOs who took issue with his …

Brian Krzanich

Apple’s $1B Manufacturing Fund Isn’t about Job Creation. It’s All for a Tax Deal.

Tim Cook’s announcement in May that Apple has created a $1 billion fund to support advanced manufacturing in the United States has been framed as an …

Carl Icahn

Recode Daily: Terrorism strikes Barcelona, Trump dumps another business council

Plus, Sheryl Sandberg and Tim Cook provide some good news, you can’t stop the pivot to video, and the eclipse conspiracy.<p><b>A van driver deliberately zigzagged through a crowded pedestrian street in Barcelona yesterday</b>, killing at least 13 people and leaving 80 injured. It was the worst terrorist …

Sheryl Sandberg

Apple introduces 'How To' videos for iOS 11: Keep your Apple Pencil and iPad Pro ready

Apple uploaded six ‘How To’ videos on its YouTube channel, showing how to use the upcoming iOS 11 with an iPad, for some, an iPad Pro is …

iOS

Tech companies continue efforts to banish extremist accounts

NEW YORK (AP) — Tech companies' efforts to banish extremist groups and individuals are continuing as a social network popular with extremists disappeared from Google's Android app store.<p>Gab had already been unavailable in Apple's store, though it remains accessible on the web.<p>The banishments come …

Business

The slope gets more slippery

Apple, LinkedIn, Spotify and Twitter have joined a growing chorus of technology companies to hit out at the far right and Donald Trump’s attempt to …

Civil Rights

AppleInsider podcast talks LTE Apple Watch, 'iPhone 8,' and CarPlay

This week on the AppleInsider podcast, Neil and Victor talk about the almost-certainty that is an LTE-enabled Apple Watch, pricing and affordability …

IPhone 8

Charlottesville attack: Tech companies unite for diversity, take strong stance against white nationalists

As neo-Nazi agitation claimed the life of a 32-year old paralegal, Heather Heyer, historically neutral tech companies have stepped out of their …

Racism

10 things in tech you need to know today

Good morning! Here is the tech news you need to know this Thursday.<p><b>1. Facebook shut down an online, internal discussion group after employees starting using it to harass each other about politics.</b> The anonymous group was originally intended for people to talk about their work concerns, but quickly …

South-east Asia

Tim Cook slams Trump's Charlottesville response, pledges millions to anti-hate charities

In an email to Apple employees, CEO Tim Cook has denounced the deadly violence in Charlottesville last weekend, criticised US President Donald …

Australian News

Apple CEO Tim Cook says company will donate $1 million to ADL

Apple CEO Tim Cook speaking at the 2017 Apple Worldwide Developer Conference at the San Jose Convention Center, June 5, 2017. (Justin Sullivan/Getty …

Israel

Spotify has banned white-supremacist bands in the aftermath of Charlottesville

Joining the growing list of tech companies denouncing white supremacists and neo-Nazis in the aftermath of the Charlottesville, Virginia, violence last weekend, Spotify and Apple have now publicly condemned the hate groups.<p>Spotify removed numerous white-supremacist bands from its catalog this week …

Entertainment

Apple CEO Cook Criticizes Trump's Remarks

Apple will makes donations to Southern Poverty Law Center and the Anti-Defamation League<p>Apple Inc. (AAPL) CEO Tim Cook has become the latest CEO to …

Southern Poverty Law Center

Will Apple’s Risk-Aversion Doom Its TV Efforts?

The first noteworthy Apple video was the ad it debuted at the 1984 Super Bowl, showing a female athlete hurling a mallet through a screen, announcing …

Reed Hastings

Apple Pay Cuts Support for White Nationalist, Neo-Nazi Sites

Apple is cutting off its payment support for websites that sell white supremacist or Nazi-themed apparel and other paraphernalia, according to a new …

Racism

Charlottesville violence: Social media sites Twitter, LinkedIn, Spotify ban white supremacists

Apple’s Tim Cook criticised US President Donald Trump for blaming both anti-racism activists and hate groups for the clashes in the Virginia …

Racism