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How Apple’s ‘Corporate Bloat’ Forced Jony Ive to Depart, Details Upcoming Book

[caption id="attachment_264377" align="aligncenter" width="1632"] Image: Apple[/caption] After Steve: How Apple Became a Trillion-Dollar Company and Lost Its Soul is an upcoming book from The Wall Street Journal's Tripp Mickle that, among other things, details what drove former Chief Design Officer Sir Jonathan Ive to exit Apple in 2019 (via The New York Times). According to colleagues,...

Tim Cook Criticizes Pending Antitrust Regulations in U.S. and Europe

In a speech at the IAPP Global Privacy Summit in Washington, D.C., Apple CEO Tim Cook criticized pending antitrust regulation in the U.S. and Europe, saying that forcing Apple to allow ’sideloading' on iPhones would hurt user privacy and security (via CNBC). Cook highlighted how some of the proposed policies could lead to users getting tricked...

Apple Employees Need to Return to the Office in April, Says Tim Cook Email

Back in June 2021, Apple announced its plans to introduce a hybrid work environment, asking employees to return to offices threes days a week. The plan faced pushback from employees, citing the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. Fast forward nine months later and now the plan is finally being implemented, according to an email Apple CEO Tim […]

Tim Cook Touts Apple’s Focus on Health and Privacy in New Essay

In a new essay published in the first edition of the Italian magazine Login from Corriere della Sera, Apple CEO Tim Cook talks about the tech giant's corporate values and focus on health, innovation, and privacy (via 9to5Mac). Cook says in the essay that some of the core values at Apple include "putting humanity at...

Apple’s Tim Cook is a ‘Brilliant CEO’ Says Warren Buffet

In his annual letter to shareholders released on Saturday, billionaire investor and stock market legend Warren Buffett heralded Apple as one of the four pillars of Berkshire Hathaway, saying that the tech company is the second (by market value) of "our four giants" — reports CNBC. The "Oracle of Omaha" went on to laud Apple...

Tim Cook’s $99 Million Apple Payout Opposed by Shareholder Group

Institutional Shareholder Services, a shareholder advisory group, is asking Apple investors to vote against CEO Tim Cook’s $98.7 million USD payout for 2021 — reports The Financial Times. Last year, the 61-year-old executive received $82 million in stock awards, a $12 million cash bonus, and $3 million in salary, along with $630,630 in a personal security […]

Apple and Google Maps Hide CEO Tim Cook’s House with Digital Walls

Apple was recently granted a temporary restraining order by a San Francisco Bay Area court against a Virginia woman Julia Lee Choi, who has allegedly been harassing CEO Tim Cook over the last few years, and has also trespassed his home in Palo Alto. Following the court order, both Apple Maps and Google Maps have now hidden Cook's...

SEC Filing Reveals Tim Cook’s $100 Million Payout, Private Jet, and More

While announcing that it will hold its annual meeting of shareholders on March 4, 2022, Apple has also shared some interesting tidbits in its annual proxy statement, including details on executive pay, and much more (via 9to5Mac). Regarding CEO Tim Cook’s compensation, Apple notes in the SEC filing that 2021 marked the 10th anniversary of Cook’s...