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What Would Jobs Do?  Cook Forgoes $75 Million In Apple Dividends
2012-05-25 11:50:39

Lee Rannals for RedOrbit.com Steve Jobs left some big shoes to fill when leaving his post at Apple last year. His predecessor, Tim Cook, may not have the same inventor's vision Jobs had, but he has been successful at keeping Apple's continued success rolling by being a good leader. This week, Apple decided to hand out dividend equivalent payments to employees at the company who hold restricted stock units (RSUs).  However, not all of the qualifying employees opted to be a part of...

Apple Profits High Thanks To iPhone, iPad Sales Surge
2012-04-25 10:58:50

Michael Harper for RedOrbit.com The "World´s Most Valuable Technology Company" lived up to their title yesterday after releasing their 2nd quarter earnings. Apple announced that their second quarter profits had nearly doubled thanks to a surge in iPhone sales. Just how many iPhones? In the second quarter alone, Apple was able to sell 35.1 million iPhones, an increase of 88% over the same period last year. iPad sales also helped drive these impressive numbers, as 11.8 million of the...

Tim Cook Pulls No Punches With Windows 8
2012-04-25 10:35:29

Michael Harper for RedOrbit.com “You can converge a toaster and a refrigerator, but those aren´t going to be pleasing to the user.” With a one-liner that´s already making headlines, Tim Cook, CEO of the World´s Most Valuable Technology Company, expressed his disinterest in Apple combining their tablet computing with their laptop computing. Another popular West Coast computing company will be doing this very same thing with their new operating system, which is...

Apple's Hot Stock Getting Hotter
2012-04-04 09:55:05

Michael Harper for RedOrbit.com If you're an Apple fan, you've got a big year ahead of you. The new iPad has already been released to great fanfare and opening day sales and rumored product launches already have the rest of 2012 filled. If you're an Apple stockholder, then you may soon have reason to celebrate. Global demand for the iPhone and iPad are at a screaming high. Their competition has yet been able to produce a tablet decent enough to threaten their market dominance. Adding to...

2012-03-31 08:21:42

Evil-doers try to gather your bank information via iDevice, Tim Cook visits China, and a women literally falls over for a chance to buy an iPad. All this and more in this week´s edition of Applesauce! Shake It Off Apple stores are clean, brilliantly beautiful beacons of retail design. Steve Jobs made absolutely certain of this, choosing the stone for every store from one quarry in Italy and employing the use of glass at every turn. As it turns out, however, not everyone is...

2012-03-29 12:18:10

Apple's chief executive Tim Cook visited Foxconn Technology's manufacturing plant for the iPhone earlier this week, amidst controversy over working conditions at the facility. Cook first made an appearance at the Xidan Joy City retail store in Beijing, and met with Chinese government officials. Now, reports say that he is visiting the iPhone production plant, which employs 120,000 people. Apple contracts Foxconn to make its iPhones and iPads, but its factories have come under intense...

2012-03-08 08:00:00

RoadFish.com men's lifestyle and finance magazine tips its cap to Apple innovators as the company rolls out a cutting-edge, third generation new iPad in San Francisco on Wednesday. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) March 08, 2012 RoadFish.com men´s lifestyle and finance magazine today applauded Apple for its latest piece of stunning technology, the new iPad, which the company unveiled during a special event on Tuesday in San Francisco. The new iPad, which features several cutting edge...

Apple CEO Says Company Thinking About How To Spend Cash Pile
2012-02-24 13:06:13

During a shareholder's meeting on Thursday, Apple's CEO Tim Cook said he and the rest of the board are getting close to a decision on what moves it will make with its $98 billion bank account. Cook said the board and management are thinking "very deeply" about where the world's most valuable company will spend its money. Some speculate that Apple will be dipping into the account to pay shareholders a dividend sometime this year. Apple stopped making shareholder payments in 1995 when...

Tim Cook Offers A Peek At Apple’s Future, Remarks On Current Concerns
2012-02-15 09:25:20

New Apple CEO Tim Cook has had his hands full since he took over the reins of the world´s most-watched company last year. Earlier this week, however, he appeared on stage at the Goldman Sachs Technology and Internet Conference in San Francisco to take part in a wide-ranging discussion about the company and where it may be focusing its attention next. Although traditionally tight-lipped about its future, Cook took the opportunity to assess Apple´s cultural responsibilities,...

2012-01-28 08:37:04

In the wake of criticism over working conditions at the Chinese supply factories, Apple Chief Executive Tim Cook sent an email to the company's approximately 60,000 employees Friday, stating that the iPad and iPhone manufacturer "cares about every worker in its supply chain" and that they are "attacking problems" in those facilities. “Every year we inspect more factories, raising the bar for our partners and going deeper into the supply chain," Cook wrote, according to the blog...

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Tim Cook
2013-08-01 11:48:01

Timothy Donald Cook, Born in Alabama on November 1, 1960, is a Business Executive, CEO of Apple and serves on the company's Board of Directors. Tim Cook grew up in Robertsdale, Alabama, near Mobile. He graduated from Robertsdale High School and earned a B.S. degree in industrial engineering from Auburn University in 1982. He earned his M.B.A. from Duke University's Fuqua School of Business in 1988. Cook didn't start out as CEO Though. That Job, had been held by Steve Jobs. Cook has...

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