Tag Archives: Tim Cook

Tim Cook says Apple Watch sales ‘off the charts’, expects best quarter ever this holiday season

Tim Cook said in an email (via Reuters) that the Apple Watch is already seeing “off the chart” sales growth and will continue to do so. Of course Apple refuses to give out actual numbers so this is the best we’ve got. Cook says during the first week of the holiday season, Apple Watch sold more units that week than in any other week in the product’s…

Tim Cook says AirPods will ship within next few weeks

In an email a customer sent to Tim Cook (obtained by MacRumors), Apple is preparing to ship the long-awaited AirPods as Cook anticipates they will be shipping within the next few weeks. Customer’s comment: “Give us a release date. I really bought in to the wireless vision you painted. Now I’m stuck waiting with my EarPods but can’t charge my 7 at the…

President-elect Trump has discussed Apple making products in the USA directly, provides tax incentives

The New York Times reports that president-elect Donald Trump has talked to Apple CEO Tim Cook regarding making its products in the United States. Trump said: I got a call from Tim Cook at Apple, and I said, ‘Tim, you know one of the things that will be a real achievement for me is when I get Apple to build a big plant in the United States, or many big…

Leaked emails via Apple VP Lisa Jackson explains sharing data with government, nothing we don’t already know

In WikiLeaks’ ongoing dump of emails from Hillary Clinton’s campaign manager John Podesta. In an email with Apple’s VP Lisa Jackson may come as a surprise to some Apple customers at first, but after reading through it, it makes sense. The email says that Apple shares data with the government thousands of times a month, even with encryption, the company…

Tim Cook Interview: Cashless society, AI is the future

In an interview obtained by Nikkei Asian Review, Tim Cook hopes that Apple Pay will help bring us to a society without cash. The statement was made a month before the iPhone 7 launched with it being the first iPhone to support FeliCa, the contactless payment standard in Japan. We would like to be a catalyst for taking cash out of the system. We don’t…

Apple execs visit WTC Apple Store, schools, and newsrooms

Following the company’s iPhone 7 event last week, Apple executives are visiting New York City this week. CEO Tim Cook, retail head Angela Ahrendts, Eddy Cue, and Greg Joswiak have been spotted making appearances throughout the city, ahead of the iPhone 7 launch. Yesterday, Cook, Ahrendts, Cue, and Joz stopped by Apple’s newly opened retail location at…