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Tim Cook: Steve Jobs Once Spent $10 Million 'On One Textbook To Show What Was Possible'

Fortune has published a lengthy interview between its executive editor Adam Lashinsky and Apple's own turkey bacon-wanter, Tim Cook. Did Tim say some highly questionable things? Lets find out. More »      

This is why it's taking so long for Uber to hire Travis Kalanick's No. 2

Adam Lashinsky, Executive Editor of Fortune magazine and author of "Wild Ride: Inside Uber's Quest for World Domination", explained to Business Insider why it is taking a long time to find Uber's No. 2. Following is a transcript of the...Show More Summary

Why Travis Kalanick is Uber’s biggest asset and biggest liability

Adam Lashinsky, Executive Editor of Fortune magazine and author of "Wild Ride: Inside Uber's Quest for World Domination", told Business Insider that Travis Kalanick is Uber's greatest asset and also its greatest liability. " Following...Show More Summary

Remembering the Life and Career of Bill Campbell

Last week at Fortune’s Brainstorm Conference, Adam Lashinsky led a panel discussion about Bill Campbell, who passed away earlier this year. There are some great anecdotes about Bill in this 30min video.

Adam Lashinsky Profiles Jeff Bezos for Fortune

Great piece: One reason Bezos can concentrate narrowly at Amazon is the length of tenure of his top lieutenants. Jeff Wilke, for example, joined Amazon in 1999, and today he runs Amazon’s consumer business, which he calls “Amazon Classic.”...Show More Summary

Tim Cook talks Apple Car, innovation and his thoughts on the auto industry

In a somewhat rare interview, Fortune's Adam Lashinsky sat down with Apple CEO Tim Cook for a wide-ranging discussion that touched on a number of topics, from Apple's floundering stock price, the proliferation of Apple Pay and the notion...Show More Summary

Tim Cook tells Fortune that Apple is only “exploring” cars, and doesn’t worry about ‘peak iPhone’

2 years agoTechnology / Apple : 9 to 5 Mac

In a Fortune interview with Tim Cook, Apple’s CEO suggested that Apple is not yet committed to making a car, but is only exploring the idea at this stage. Asked by Adam Lashinsky why Apple wouldn’t comment on its plans given that it is known to have acquired a high-profile team to work on the project, Cook said hiring […]

Why Oracle can't buy Workday (ORCL, WDAY)

The myth in the enterprise software world is that any company that succeeds will eventually "either fall apart or be bought by Oracle," Fortune editor Adam Lashinsky joked with Aneel Bhusri, CEO of Workday. Bhusri didn't miss a beat and shot back. Show More Summary

Tim Cook will give away his Apple fortune

This is probably not what Steve Jobs would do. In an interview with Fortune's Adam Lashinsky this week, Apple CEO Tim Cook revealed that he will give away his Apple fortune — at least $700 million — before he dies. The only direct contribution...Show More Summary

Apple CEO Tim Cook 'plans to give away all his wealth' (AAPL)

Tim Cook intends to "give away all his wealth" after providing for his 10-year-old nephew, according to a new profile of the Apple CEO in Fortune. Cook spoke to Adam Lashinsky extensively on a range of issues, including his outspoken support for a number of social issues. Show More Summary

Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff: Working at Oracle gave me a 'really empty feeling' because we didn't give enough back (CRM)

Marc Benioff wants tech entrepreneurs to give back. In an interview with Fortune's Adam Lashinsky at the Launch Festival in San Francisco, he talked about how philanthropy impacts everything he does in life and in work. He talked about working for Larry Ellison at Oracle from 1986 to 1999: "We had this really great experience. Show More Summary

Nest's Tony Fadell Will Now Be In Charge Of Google Glass (GOOG)

The Google Glass team will reportedly break from the Google X research lab to instead start reporting to Tony Fadell, CEO of Nest, the smart thermostat company Google bought last year for $3.2 billion, Fortune's Adam Lashinsky reports. Show More Summary

Here's What Steve Jobs Told Bill Campbell About Advising Apple And Google At The Same Time

Fortune just posted an interview with Intuit chairman Bill Campbell, who stepped down from Apple's board of directors today. Campbell, a longtime Steve Jobs ally, spoke to Adam Lashinsky about his relationship with the legendary innovator. Show More Summary

Tony Fadell on Jobs and Nest: ‘I would have loved to have been able to show it to him’

4 years agoTechnology / Apple : 9 to 5 Mac

Adam Lashinsky has posted an extensive profile of ex-Apple executive Tony Fadell, who now runs Nest. Fadell, now a Google employee due to Nest’s acquisition in January, shares some anecdotes about his work with Steve Jobs. In particular, Fadell says that Steve Jobs would be frustrated by his questioning. He also voices his disappointment that he was never able […]

Is Apple going to run its stores off renewable energy?

It's a well-known fact that Apple is committed to going as green as possible, and now they're hoping to make every one of their stores run on renewable energy. Speaking to Fortune Senior Editor, Adam Lashinsky, Apple's VP of...

Now Tech Companies Are Trying To Bribe Journalists With Pre-IPO Stock....

Here's a startling story about the extent of the hubris in Silicon Valley these days, as well as the lengths tech companies are currently willing to go to win favor and buzz... A leading technology journalist, Adam Lashinsky, writes that he was just offered pre-IPO stock in Arista Networks, a company that makes a new networking technology. Show More Summary

An Open Letter to Tom Perkins

Dear Mr. Perkins, Recently, you told Adam Lashinsky at a speaking engagement that you had an idea that would change the world. You said that the government should enact the "Tom Perkins system" for voting rights whereby, "If you payShow More Summary

The Latest in the Carl Icahn / Apple Romance

Writing for Fortune, Adam Lashinsky says “Icahn blinked”: So what is the new level? CNBC, citing a source, says Icahn wants $50 billion now, and that he’d like it by the end of the current fiscal year, which is 10 months away. Icahn didn’t tell Time that figure, and he hasn’t yet tweeted it. Show More Summary

Live Nation CEO On Ticketing, Irving Azoff and The Future Of Live Touring [VIDEO]

Live Nation CEO Michael Rapino sat down with Fortune Magazine's 's Adam Lashinsky at this year's Brainstorm Tech for a wide-ranging discussion about the current and future state of the live touring industry. During the interview, Rapino...Show More Summary

Seeing Apple in Microsoft’s Reorganization

Adam Lashinsky: One of the key learnings of my research on Apple over the past five years has been the extraordinary degree to which Apple is organized by function. No other company its size has the audacity o organize this way as opposed to the typical corporation’s divisional structure. Show More Summary

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