Tag Archives: Tim Cook

Apple execs defending the removal of headphone jack

Yesterday, Apple made it official that they were dropping the 3.5mm headphone jack as of the iPhone 7. In a new interview with BuzzFeed News, Apple’s Phil Schiller, Greg Joswiak, Dan Riccio, and Tim Cook sat down and talked about the decision. What it boils down to is Apple felt like the jack was old, took up too much space, and it needed to go to…

Apple CEO Tim Cook talks iPhone, AI, and the future in new interview

Apple CEO Tim Cook was interviewed this weekend by the Washington Post just weeks ahead of Apple’s largest product launch of the year, the iPhone 7. In it, Cook talks about the future of Apple, Artificial Intelligence, and much more. To start it off, Cook talks about some of the mistakes that happened. He again acknowledged the initial disaster of…

Apple CEO Tim Cook appointed as Nike’s lead independent director

Today Nike has appointed Apple CEO Tim Cook as its lead independent director (via Nike’s website). At the current moment, we’re unsure what this means. However, Cook has been on Nike’s board of directors since 2005 as chair of the Compensation Committee and as a member of the Nominating & Corporate Governance Committee. In addition, Nike Chairman…