Tag Archive: Award


Tim Cook receives award for his LGBT activism

Over the weekend, Tim Cook received the Human Rights Campaign Visibility Award in Washington D.C. for his work as an outspoken voice in support of the LGBT community. Cook — who came out as gay last year — delivered a great acceptance speech in which he talked about his decision to publicly reveal his sexuality as well as talking […]

(via Cult of Mac – Tech and culture through an Apple lens)

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Apple receives Helen Keller Award for its pioneering VoiceOver feature

Apple has been rewarded for its work in making technology accessible to blind users with a Helen Keller Achievement Award, given at an New York event yesterday evening. Organized by the American Foundation for the Blind (AFB), Apple was specifically praised for…Read more ›

Apple receives Helen Keller Award for its pioneering VoiceOver feature

Apple has been rewarded for its work in making technology accessible to blind users with a Helen Keller Achievement Award, given at an New York event yesterday evening. Organized by the American Foundation for the Blind (AFB), Apple was specifically praised for…Read more ›

All of the Apple Design Award winners (and why they won)

The Apple Design Award winners are in, and they showcase the cutting edge of game and app design. At a ceremony Monday at the Worldwide Developers Conference, Apple handed out 12 awards to the best apps of the past year.…Read more ›

Apple receives Helen Keller award for VoiceOver technology

Apple’s breakthroughs in accessibility technology are being honored by the American Foundation for the Blind today. The organization announced that Apple is among four recipients of this year’s Hellen Keller Award, which well be presented at a special gala in…Read more ›

Apple wins supreme engineering award for glass lantern store in Turkey

  Apple has won another architectural award for the innovative glass engineering used to create its impossibly perfect glass lantern store in Istanbul, Turkey. The Apple Store at the Zorlu Center in Turkey took home the Supreme award for structural…Read more ›

Tim Cook shortlisted for Time’s ‘Person of the Year’ award

Tim Cook has been shortlisted again for Time magazine’s Person of the Year award following a remarkable year that saw record stock prices, iPhone sales, and the Apple Watch, as well as Tim Cook opening up about his personal life.…Read more ›

This picture of a wet monkey using an iPhone won a prestigious award

The top awards for the 50th Wildlife Photographer of the Year awards have been announced at London’s Natural History Museum. More than 42,000 entries from 96 countries were submitted this year, making it the biggest event in the history of…Read more ›

Jony Ive nabs lifetime achievement award from SFMOMA

Sir Jonathan Ive’s list of accolades is already longer than any other contemporary designer, but he’ll soon be adding a new award to his mantle this fall with a lifetime achievement award coming from the San Francisco Museum of Modern…Read more ›

After Apple Design Award, Finish To-Do App Goes Freemium

Teenage developer Ryan Orbuch already has an Apple Design Award under his belt thanks to Finish, his popular to-do app that’s billed as an anti-procrastination tool. Today Finish is going free in the App Store for good, but there’s a catch.…Read more ›    [Read More…]