Tag Archives: Tim Cook

Apple issues updated report on US government surveillance requests

On Monday, Apple released an updated report regarding the company’s involvement with US government surveillance programs. The report provides details about the number of national security orders as well as the number of account information requests from law enforcement agencies. According to the report, Apple has been working closely with the White…

Tim Cook hints that new product categories could arrive by end of 2014

During conference calls for Apple’s quarterly earnings, perhaps the most interesting part is always the Q&A session, where analysts get to ask the Apple executives about the numbers revealed during the earnings call, as well as ask them what’s next for the company. As always, during today’s call, the question of what’s next in new product categories…

Apple CEO Tim Cook confirms sapphire glass plant, wants greater transparency on NSA involvement [video]

Last night, ABC News broadcast an exclusive interview with Apple’s CEO, Tim Cook. As you’d expect, the host attempted to get some inside information on what Apple is up to next, but – as always – it was a futile attempt. Cook, when questioned, jokingly said that the Sapphire glass was being used for a “ring”. Of course, this was a humorous jab towards…

Tim Cook rejects plan of opening more Apple Stores on Thanksgiving

Last week, there were rumors that Apple was planning on opening additional retail stores on Thanksgiving to give shoppers more locations to buy from during the holiday, and before the Black Friday rush. Thanksgiving is often a very busy day for Apple, as many consumers go into the stores to check out the products before the rush on Black Friday so they…

Apple and Samsung CEOs to discuss settlements in January

The relationship between Apple and Samsung is one of the strangest relationships in the tech world. The two companies have been fighting in court over the past few years, while Samsung continues to supply different components for Apple devices. Earlier today it was announced that in their ongoing court case, Samsung admitted to stealing Apple property, but…