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 [...]
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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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 [...]
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
Getting going in your early days as a tech startup is no mean feat so it helps when you've got a well-known figure among your cofounders. Misfit, a wearable technology company that makes activity tracking devices, was acquired by fashion retailer and watchmaker Fossil last week for $260 million (£171 million). Show More Summary
Apple is trying to recover from an incident at one of its retail stores where two black customers were refused entry because two employees believed they were going to steal.
Many years ago, Apple’s late CEO Steve Jobs bashed the idea of a stylus, claiming that our finger was more than enough to get the job done. So far for the most part he was right and save for a few smartphone models, the majority of tablets and smartphones today operate just fine without the need for a stylus. 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 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
Earlier last month, Apple CEO Tim Cook said that Apple Pay would launch in Canada and Australia by the end of the year in partnership with American Express. After lengthy weeks of guessing and speculation, we now have a launch date: November 17, as confirmed to iPhone in Canada by Amex support. “According to American [...]
Good morning! Here's the technology news you need to know this Tuesday morning. 1. Apple CEO Tim Cook says the company is working closely with the UK government over encryption. There had been concerns that the government may wish to ban strong encryption, but Cook says he isn't worried. Show More Summary
The iPad Pro is more than just a larger iPad. It is a new direction that Apple is headed what with the introduction of the Apple Pencil, Smart Keyboard, along with Apple CEO Tim Cook’s aspiration that the iPad Pro will eventually replace the need for PCs. Show More Summary
Apple CEO says company will not create a MacBook/iPad hybrid.
Reg staff stunned – some Cupertino news we can get behind Apple CEO Tim Cook is telling customers not to expect a Mac answer to the Microsoft Surface Pro any time soon.…
Apple won't do what Microsoft is doing, the CEO says
On Monday, Pandora announced that it would acquire key assets from embattled streaming competitor Rdio for $75 million in cash. Rdio was once valued at $500 million. Pandora CEO Brian McAndrews hinted that his company bought technology...Show More Summary
Cortana is Microsoft’s answer to Apple’s Siri and Android’s Google Now, both great virtual assistants in their own right, and Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella believes that soon assistants like these will replace our web browsers in the future. At the O’Reilly Next: Economy summit, Nadella spoke on the possibility of users browsing the web through […]
While Apple CEO Tim Cook has touted the iPad Pro’s ability to replace a traditional laptop or PC in recent interviews, he told The Independent that Apple sees plenty of life left in its Mac line and has no plans to build a MacBook and iPad hybrid. Show More Summary
The company's CEO believes a hybrid would compromise user experience.