Bottom line: Apple could become the first big foreign company to offer domestic electronic payment services in China, representing a major accomplishment for CEO Tim Cook in his recent campaign to improve relations with Beijing. Big names like Visa, MasterCard and PayPal have been waiting for years to offer electronic payment [...]
Tim Cook has been running around heralding the end of the PC. A self-serving assessment, but Intel and the PC ecosystem are going to struggle to maintain their traditional relevance. In this post, I will discuss 1) the narrowing Intel/ARM performance gap, and 2) what the 'end of the PC' might look like. Show More Summary
Recent studies show that Apple has not been able to increase its share of the tablet market. The launch of the iPad Pro offered CEO Tim Cook a chance to define large-screened computing to Apple's advantage, but he has not made the best use of that opportunity. Instead it has been Satya Nadella who has delivered.
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The Wall Street Journal is reporting that Apple has struck a deal with four state-run banks in China, paving the way for the launch of Apple Pay in the country. The payment service may go live as early as February. Tim Cook has mentioned...Show More Summary
Tim Cook has described his desire to bring Apple Pay to China as “top of the list” in terms of priorities — and now it seems like he may finally be on the verge of hitting his goal. According to a new report, it is hoped that Apple Pay will launch in China by early February, after Apple […] (via Cult of Mac - Tech and culture through an Apple lens)
Following Tim Cook's lead, the advocacy group behind Apple, Google, Microsoft and plenty of other big tech firms has come out against calls to weaken encryption, which authorities argue would make it easier to track criminals. "Weakening...Show More Summary
STEVE JOBS IS OUT. TIM COOK IS IN. APPLE IS SLIDING. ” Gone are the fundamental principles of good design: discoverability, feedback, recovery, and so on. Instead, Apple has, in striving for beauty, created fonts that are so small or thin, coupled with low contrast, that they are difficult or impossible for many people with […]
I outline why I believe Tim Cook is doing an exceptional job as Apple’s CEO.
Tim Cook, chief executive officer of Apple Inc., smiles during the BoxWorks 2015 Conference at the Moscone Center in San Francisco, California, U.S., on Tuesday, Sept. 29, 2015. There's a burning debate - bordering on a battle - between the U.S. government and technology companies over encryption. The government asserts that encryption [...]
Netflix wants to help parents put their kids to bed faster - Newser Here are the people behind some of your favorite apps - Levo How to make sure online charities are legit before you donate - HuffPost Tech This is what Tim Cook hadShow More Summary
Ultra-liberal Apple CEO Tim Cook: “I’ve always known that women find it very difficult at times—some women—to find music. And this helps makes it easier with playlists curated by real people. I just thought of a problem, you know, girls sitting around talking about boys, right, or complaining about boys when they’re heartbroken or whatever. Show More Summary
“Jimmy Iovine: ‘Women Find It Very Difficult At Times To Find Music'” Wherein Jimmy Iovine has his Al Campanis moment. Tim Cook comes out and advocates for gender equality but his lieutenant sets back the cause of women to the Stone Age. Where’s Gloria Steinem when you need her? Or Naomi Klein, never mind Naomi […] The post Jimmy Iovine On Women appeared first on Lefsetz Letter.
Tim Cook has consistently spoken out against the possibility of converging iOS and OS X devices, most famously saying that “you can converge a toaster and refrigerator, but these things are probably not going to be pleasing to the user.” He repeated this line earlier this week, stating that Apple wants to make “the best […]
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Tim - We've never met, and yet our lives are intertwined as entrepreneurs. We're both members of the tech community. You make hardware and software that I use to run my business, my family, and my life. So allow me to share my deep-seated, honest, and important concern. Show More Summary
Ever wanted to see a chart depicting Apple’s perilous decline from the moment Tim Cook took over as CEO until now? Well, you’ll just have to keep on looking, because this particular infographic shows nothing of the sort. Instead, this...Show More Summary
Apple is targeting the corporate world in India in an effort to try and grow its business there, according to a new report. With a population of 1.252 billion, it’s no secret that Tim Cook and Apple why desperately love to get a foothold in the country. This year alone, Tim Cook has met with the […] (via Cult of Mac - Tech and culture through an Apple lens)
Apple CEO Tim Cook said during the company’s earnings call for the September quarter that more Android users than ever are switching to the iPhone, with the iPhone 6s having been launched in late September in various markets around the world. Show More Summary