Tim Cook

Uber broke Apple’s iOS privacy rules and Tim Cook wasn't happy about it

Uber added fingerprinting code in effort to catch Chinese fraudsters, leading to CEO Travis Kalanick’s reported dressing down in Apple’s Cupertino headquarters<p>Uber broke Apple’s privacy rules in its iOS app in an effort to catch Chinese fraudsters, resulting in chief executive Travis Kalanick being …

Uber

Tim Cook’s Apple’s mic-drop moment

Has anybody else noticed how the rate of emergence of new Apple rumors appears to be accelerating? Surely I’m not alone in witnessing Apple's …

iPhone

Tim Cook Threatened to Destroy Uber

Wow, and I don’t use that word lightly. If it is true, that’s like threatening McDonalds’ access to all future purchases of beef. It was basically a …

iPhone

Apple is playing the long game in Turkey (videos)

A week after their president claimed vast new powers, Tim Cook tweeted a message of hope and premium smartphones to the children of Turkey.<p>Türkiye’de …

iPhone

Facebook, Google and others are focusing some D.C. lobbying dollars on fighting Trump

Plus, Apple starts lobbying on autonomous vehicles.<p>Tech giants like Facebook, Google and Microsoft focused some of their lobbying dollars in Washington over the past three months on combating President Donald Trump, as he eyed major changes to the U.S. tax code and imposed new restrictions on …

21st Century

The perils of a North Korean ‘oops’, Huma sells out her saving grace and other comments

<b>Security expert: The Full Danger of N. Korea WMDs</b><p>Don’t be misled by North Korea’s failed ballistic-missile test, warns former CIA analyst Fred Fleitz …

Opinion

Apple's Tim Cook highlights kid-themed iPhone billboard campaign in Turkey

Apple CEO Tim Cook took to Twitter on Friday to mark Turkey's National Sovereignty and Children's Day —which actually takes place Apr. 23 —and to …

iOS

Apple CEO Tim Cook reveals what's really valuable about the Uber of China — data

Last year, Apple made an unusual move — announcing a $1 billion investment Chinese ride-hailing service Didi<p>Chuxing.<p>The deal was far larger and more …

Uber

Apple’s Earth Day ads have yaks, fake sweat, and an animated Tim Cook

Apple has just unveiled its Earth Day ads and they are an abrupt shift from Apple's usual obliquely hip aesthetic. Instead of a shadow dancing to Jet's "Are You Gonna Be My Girl?" the ads feature a playfully quaint animation of Apple's VP of environment, policy & social initiatives (and former head …

Earth Day

Apple is up to something in Hollywood

Heartfelt shout-outs to Tim Cook from the Emmys and Oscars stages — how would that sound? Or lest we get too ahead of ourselves, how about a title …

Hollywood

Apple CEO Tim Cook took a jab at Trump adviser Kellyanne Conway over 'alternative facts'

Apple CEO Tim Cook has spoken out against US President Donald Trump once again.<p>According to 9to5Mac, Cook took a sideswipe against one of the president's top advisers, Kellyanne Conway, over her phrase "alternative facts."<p>Accepting the Free Expression Award at the Newseum in Washington, DC, Cook …

Donald Trump

Apple CEO Tim Cook Accepts 2017 Free Expression Award in Washington, D.C.

Apple CEO Tim Cook attended the Newseum's Free Expression Awards in Washington, D.C., last night to accept the institution's 2017 Free Expression Award.<p>Cook was named in February as the recipient of the award in the Free Speech category, which recognized the Apple CEO for having a "profound impact" …

First Amendment

Apple Q2 FY2017: What To Expect

Revenue is expected to be up around 3.84%, with the services segment contributing around $7.2 billion to total revenue.<p>FX could play a role in …

iPhone

Is Video Really the Answer for Apple?

If the iPhone is investors’ favorite thing about Apple, the company’s “services” segment likely ranks second.<p>Apple’s services business -- things like …

Netflix

Uber tracked iPhones even after wiping, until Cook stopped it

Once considered a darling and pioneer of the still nascent ride-hailing industry, Uber has quickly become the villain of a still ongoing drarma. It’s …

Uber

Apple CEO Tim Cook Receives More Praise for LGBT Rights Advocacy

Apple CEO Tim Cook is being recognized for his advocacy for public causes, including speaking out on behalf of people who are lesbian, bisexual, gay, …

LGBTQ

Why Committing to LGBT Equality and Embracing a Diverse Workplace Is So Good for Brands

The teenage years are rarely easy, and that’s especially true for those of us in the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community.<p>When I …

LGBTQ

How to spot Apple’s self-driving cars in the wild

Apple finally received permission from the California DMW to test self-driving cars on public roads this week, but spotting an Apple Car in the wild won’t be easy for fans.<p>Instead of making its own automobile for the streets, Apple will simply be testing its autonomous vehicle software using other …

Driverless Cars

How Would An Apple-Disney Merger Make Any Sense?

Speculation has circulated of a potential acquisition of Disney by Apple.<p>I can't understand how such a deal would make any sense for either company, …

Stocks

Meet the woman grading tech companies on their diversity

Open carefully. Contents under pressure.<p>Rebecca Zisser / Axios<p>There is a lot of talk in Silicon Valley. And a lot of hand wringing. What there isn't …

Silicon Valley

What Apple CEO Tim Cook sees as the 'holy grail' in health

Apple has a team of engineers working on a way to measure blood sugar, CNBC's Christina Farr reported on Thursday.<p>The 30-person strong team has been working on the problem for five years and is based in Palo Alto, according to CNBC, and reports to Johny Srouji, who is the senior vice president of …

Smartwatches

How Trump’s Proposed Tax Cuts Will Benefit Apple

Apple stands to gain a 16 percent boost in profits if President Trump’s proposed tax reforms come into effect, according to analysis conducted by …

Taxes

RUMOR: Apple Interested in Buying Disney

Tech giant Apple is reportedly eyeing up Hollywood behemoth Disney as a possible acquisition target.

Tech Industry

10 Things Successful People Do Every Day

Steve Jobs, Larry Page and Elon Musk are some of the names that come to concern when you talk of success. Prephaps these are not just names, they are …

Success

India’s smartphone market is seeing a huge shift but Apple might not see the benefits for at least 2 years

Most of India's mobile phone users are planning to upgrade to a new device in the next 12 months driven by consumers wanting 4G handsets, a trend …

iPhone

Mum held newborn daughter for just a few seconds then died after suffering extreme allergy to amniotic fluid

A widower has told of his devastating loss after his wife died just hours of giving birth to their baby girl, forcing him to raise their two children …

Compassion

Tim Cook: Without more women, US will lose tech lead

Commentary: In an interview, Apple's CEO insists that innovation will die without more women entering STEM fields.<p><i>Technically Incorrect offers a slightly twisted take on the tech that's taken over our lives.</i><p>In Silicon Valley, they think they'll be kings forever. Yes, kings.<p>The male-oriented …

Technology

Tim Cook says diversity is key to Apple’s ‘magical’ products

Apple CEO Tim Cook made a visit to his old stomping grounds at Auburn University today to talk to students about life after after graduation.<p>During his morning speech at the Telfair Peet Theatre, the Auburn alum told students of all backgrounds to get ready to embrace diversity once they enter the …

iPhone

Tim Cook's Vimy, reviewed: How the battle became a national touchstone

Published just in advance of the Battle of Vimy Ridge’s 100th anniversary on April 9, award-winning Canadian historian Tim Cook’s <i>Vimy: The Battle and the Legend</i> is an insightful new exploration of how Canadians have transformed the event into a national touchstone.<p>Unhappily, as Cook’s text makes …

Canada

Photo: Auburn Alum, Apple CEO Tim Cook Visited His Alma Mater Today

Auburn football received a visit from a famous alum today.<p>It wasn’t a former Auburn football player, however. Rather, it was Apple CEO and Auburn …

College Football