Tim Cook today published an official apology letter on Apple.com addressing all Apple customers. Apple has definitely screwed up with Apple Maps and accepting their mistake publicly is an extremely bold move. For the time being, Apple is recommending users to use alternatives available. Here is the official apology letter Tim posted today – Read More
Apple recently got awarded $1 billion in cash in the lawsuit against Samsung. 9to5Mac recently published a memo sent by Tim Cook to employees and Apple PR. Cook just completed one complete year at Apple and for the lawsuit, Tim mentions that it is more about the patents than the money. Read More
We at TheAppleGoogle are huge fans of iTunedSteveJobs. The videos coming out from the folks at iTunedSteveJobs is simply incredible. This time, a new video dubbed “Only Apple (Tim Cook Song)” has been made live by the team and yet again they have managed to impress us a hell lot. Check out the video above, and we hope you love it as much as we do. Read More
Tim Cook recently appeared at D10 with Kara Swisher and Walt Mossberg of the AllThingsD conference. On stage, Tim talked about Steve Jobs as a flip-flopper and how he changed his views on things rapidly. Tim mentions that flipping views on something so instantly is an art and that he experienced it every day.
Apple is being a bit kind on employees who have been working at the company for more than 90 days. Apple will be offering its employees a massive $500 discount off new Mac computers and $250 off iPads. Tim Cook today at a meeting at the Town Hall announced this discount offer for its employees which would have surely made them happy. Read More
Apple’s Tim Cook has sent out a mail to all employees asking them to report at the Cupertino Town Hall at 10 A.M to discuss about some “exciting new things”. Just after the iBooks announcement and after the record breaking fiscal quarter, Apple will be holding this meeting. At the earnings call, Tim carefully tackled the question about Apple TV which could mean that it comes under the “exciting new things” category. Read More
A recent report from a major telecoms company, Verizon tells us that the iPhone is ‘bittersweet’ for them. This is due to the almost 11 million iPhones that they have sold over the due course of 2011, that’s including the 4.2 million they shifted in the last quarter. While Verizon themselves do admit to be down on their wireless margins, but this is due to the shear amount of iPhones that they have sold.
As we know, former Chairman of Apple’s Board, Steve Jobs has passed away and a successor to his position has been named. Arthur D. Levingson, Ph. D. has been a co-lead director of Apple’s Board since 2005. He has also served in all three of Apple’s committees within the Board, audit and finance, nominating and corporate governance and compensation. While being at the Chairman position, Levinson will still remain a part of the audit committee, we are yet to find out a reason for this.
Until the very end of his life, Steve Jobs never stopped being innovative. The ideas that made the company what it is today never stopped flowing through his mind. The touching eulogy that Mona Simpson gave on October 16th at the memorial service for Steve was published in the New York Times yesterday. Read More
Next week, a celebration of Steve Jobs’ life will be held by Apple Inc., said Tim Cook in a memo to employees on Monday. The event will be held on Wednesday, 19th October, at an outdoor amphitheater at Apple’s headquarters in Cupertino.
Tim Cook also said,
“Like many of you, I have experienced the saddest days of my lifetime and shed many tears during the past week, and I’ve found comfort in both telling and listening to stories about Steve.”