In 2015, Uber almost got itself kicked out of the iOS App Store. Apple CEO Tim Cook brought Uber CEO Travis Kalanick into the company’s Cupertino offices and laid down the law, the New York Times reported. So what exactly did Uber do...Show More Summary
Apple CEO Tim Cook confronted Uber’s Travis Kalanick about the app’s troubling violations.
Digital music veteran Chris Harrison has been named the CEO of the Digital Media Association (DiMA), a trade group representing Spotify, Apple, Pandora and other online distributors of digital music, movies and books. ________________________________ Former Pandora, Sirius XM executive Chris Harrison has been named CEO of the Digital Media Association...
At first glance, Apple CEO might seem a quiet person, but this might not be true when it’s about his company’s policies especially when someone tries to outsmart it. A similar to this happened back in 2015, when ride hailing application...Show More Summary
Apple CEO Tim Cook considered removing the Uber app from the App Store over privacy concerns, according to a report. An in-depth profile of Uber CEO Travis Kalanick by The New York Times revealed that he directed employees to hide a feature from Apple engineers that allowed the taxi app to secretly...
Why Tim Cook personally threatened Uber CEO Travis Kalanick. Angeli Kakade (@angelikakade) has the story.
The practice eventually led to Apple CEO Tim Cook threatening to remove Uber from the App Store.
Apple CEO Tim Cook threatened to pull Uber's app from the App Store in early 2015 after discovering the ride-hailing company was secretly "fingerprinting" iPhones that used the app, it emerged on Sunday. The claim appeared in a New York...Show More Summary
Tim Cook dressed down Uber CEO Travis Kalanick — and even threatened to boot Uber out of the App Store — for violating Apple’s privacy rules, claims a new report. Uber broke iOS privacy laws in an attempt to crack down on a certain kind of fraud in China, in which some drivers would earn incentives by […] (via Cult of Mac - Tech and culture through an Apple lens)
Eric Lieberman Technology, RIP Uber? Apple CEO Tim Cook reportedly threatened to remove Uber from its App Store when he found out the company tracked customers’ whereabouts even after they deleted the app. “So, I’ve heard you’ve been...Show More Summary
Good morning! Here is the tech news you need to know this Monday. 1. Apple CEO Tim Cook once personally threatened to kick Uber out of the App Store. He told Uber CEO Travis Kalanick that the Uber app violated Apple's privacy rules. 2. Show More Summary
Uber CEO Travis Kalanick once drew the ire of Apple’s Chief Executive, Tim Cook. It appears that the app for the ride-hailing service has been tracking users’ devices, even after they deleted said app. A report by The New York TimesShow More Summary
Uber tracked former users even after they deleted the app from their iPhones, a practice that eventually earned CEO Travis Kalanick a scolding from Apple chief executive Tim Cook, the New York Times reports. Uber is pushing back on the...Show More Summary
Almost two months after it was revealed by the NYT that Uber had used a deceptive tool called "greyball" to deceive and circumvent official authorities, CEO Travis Kalanick may be in trouble again following a new expose by the NYT'sShow More Summary
Apple's CEO was upset over app secretly identifying iPhones, even after the app had been deleted, The New York Times reports.
Uber is no stranger to trouble, but it may have landed in some especially hot water two years ago. New York Times sources claim that Apple CEO Tim Cook held a face-to-face meeting in early 2015 to call out Uber's Travis Kalanick (and...Show More Summary
Travis Kalanick, Silicon Valley's bad boy CEO, once had a very uncomfortable confrontation with Apple CEO Tim Cook, who is a grown-up. Back in 2015, Uber tried to disguise the fact that the company was secretly tracking iPhones, even...Show More Summary
Apple CEO Tim Cook once personally told Uber CEO Travis Kalanick that the Uber app violated Apple's privacy rules, and threatened to remove Uber from Apple's App Store, the New York Times reported on Sunday. The issue in the reported...Show More Summary
Just a couple of days after releasing its new NikeLab version of the Apple Watch, Apple is leveraging the device's reputation as a fitness tool to join in the Earth Day festivities. Early Saturday, Apple CEO Tim Cook posted a photoShow More Summary