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Here’s what Apple is doing for World AIDS Day

Apple has announced plans for its “biggest fundraising push yet” for this year’s World AIDS Day on December 1 — with a dedicated new section of the App Store, and plans to donate a portion of all sales on two of… Read more ›

We are marking #World AIDS Day by turning Apple’s logo red. Together we can achieve an AIDS free generation. pic.twitter.com/3kdx9UZr9f — Tim Cook (@tim_cook) December 1, 2013 December 1st is World AIDS Day, a movement that raises awareness for the… Read more ›     

product redU2 frontman and AIDS activist, Bono was on hand at the Clinton Global Initiative meeting where he announced that his Product (RED) partner Apple has raised over $65 million for the charity organization. Bono at #CGI2013 on @RED partners: “Apple is certainly leading the crew” Thank you Apple for raising over $65 million to fight […]

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Jony Ive photo by Eyevine  Sir Jony Ive and famed designer Marc Newson have teamed up with Bono to a mega-auction of fancy master-pieces of design that will be sold to benefit (RED). Among the list of items up for grabs is a custom pair of Apple EarPods made of solid rose gold. Jony and Marc actually did all […]

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An Apple Store in Hong Kong goes (RED).

Today is December 1st, which means that it is World AIDS Day, “an opportunity for people worldwide to unite in the fight against HIV, show their support for people living with HIV and to commemorate people who have died.” Apple has been a longtime partner with the Global Fund and (RED), and today Apple Stores around the world are honoring World AIDS Day by literally  [Read More…]

Apple and Starbucks have parted with (RED) to help give a little back this holiday season. Buy a $ 15 iTunes + $ 15 Starbucks gift card combo online, and both companies will donate 5% of proceeds to help fund AIDS research.

(RED) has been a longtime partner with Apple. If you buy a red colored iPod from Apple, a small percentage of the sale also goes towards the fight to end AIDS.  [Read More…]

Although Apple doesn’t become publicly involved to a highly visible extent with many charitable causes and days of remembrance, today Apple is participating in World AIDS Day (December 1st) by promoting RED products. Apple launched the (RED) product line five years ago as part of a global charity campaign engendered by U2 front-man Bono. To help the cause and push RED Apple products, “a select group of Specialists” are wearing and promoting the (RED) iPod nano  [Read More…]

Think Steve Jobs hasn’t done enough with his fortune for charity? U2?s Bono would like to disagree with you. The lead singer of Dublin’s most famous band has written a wonderful letter to the New York Times, praising Apple’s CEO for his work fighting AIDS in Africa. Never heard of that work before? Sure you have: it’s in every (Product)RED Apple product you buy.  [Read More…]

You know iPad has been to places you probably never thought of. It has been used by medical students, soldiers in military, by directors in Hollywood, in restaurants as menu cards, as inflight entertainment system, installed in cars as navigation system and now finally iPads are in cockpits too.

Apple’s iPad has recently been approved by the Federal Aviation Administration to be used to  [Read More…]