Latest Scott Forstall Stories

2012-06-12 12:33:33

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com June is only now upon us, but it´s already a brand new year for Apple. Their product packed Keynote presentation yesterday not only delivered a brand new, iPad-themed machine aimed squarely at professionals, they also peeled the cover back slightly on iOS 6, the mobile operating system which runs on all things “i.” Though iOS 6 isn´t slated to arrive until the “fall”–likely a few days before we see the new...

Apple Execs Receive Up To $60M In Bonuses
2011-11-06 05:50:10

Recent filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) reveal that Apple paid some of its top executives outline stock bonuses of up to $60 million each, various media outlets reported on Friday. According to Daniel Eran Dilger of Apple Insider, the bonuses were handed out with the intention of locking up those executives through at least 2016. General counsel Bruce Sewell, Senior Vice President of Operations Jeffrey Williams, Worldwide product marketing SVP Philip Schiller,...

2011-06-06 14:45:00

Lee Rannals for RedOrbit.com Apple Inc. announced during its World Wide Developers Conference on Monday new updates for its Mac OS and mobile operating system, as well as its new "iCloud" service. Steve Jobs opened up the keynote address during the WWDC conference with applause and cheering from his many admirers at the event. "We've got some great stuff to talk about: OS X Lion, iOS 5, and some kind of interesting new cloud stuff," Jobs said prior to introducing Phil Schiller, Apple's...

2008-09-02 03:00:16

By Ritson, Mark If you have been following Apple's share price over the past two weeks, you'll know that it's a stock with a story. Down as much as 5% one day and then back up 4% the next. For once, it's not the US economy that is causing the jitters on Wall Street. It's more simple, but much more troubling from an Apple perspective - everyone is worried about Steve. It started in June, when Apple chief executive Steve Jobs took the stage at its worldwide developers' conference. There to...

2008-03-07 07:40:00

Cupertino-based Apple Inc. announced Thursday the availability of new software for its iPhone that will support corporate e-mail. The move marks the company's initiative to court business customers and challenge the market dominance of key rival Research in Motion's Blackberry product.  The company also said it will make tools available for third-party developers who want to build iPhone applications.   A beta version of the new software became available Thursday, and the...

Word of the Day
  • A landsman who is making his first voyage at sea; a novice who enters naval service from rural life.
According to the OED, a grass-comber is also 'a sailor's term for one who has been a farm-labourer.'