Tag Archive: Chairman

Alphabet’s chairman talks Schmidt about Apple Music curation

Surprise, surprise! Former Google CEO and current Alphabet executive chairman Eric Schmidt has a bone to pick with Apple Music. In an article published over the weekend, Schmidt takes what appears to be a shot at Apple over its choice to embrace human curation for its streaming service. Schmidt writes: “A decade ago, to launch […]

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

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Hilarious song pays homage to Apple’s ‘Chairman Honeycrisp’

Tim Cook sure is picking up a lot of nicknames as of late. At the iPhone 6 keynote he was dubbed the “Zen Master of hardware and software” by U2’s Bono, and at yesterday’s iPad event he was given the…Read more ›

Samsung Chairman awake after two-week coma

Samsung Chairman Lee Kun-hee has regained consciousness for the first time after falling into a coma two weeks ago, according to The Korea Herald. The 72-year-old suffered a heart attack earlier this month, before undergoing a 60-hour heart surgery related…Read more ›

Samsung chairman suffers major heart attack

Lee Kun-hee, the 72-year-old chairman of the Samsung Group, is reportedly in stable condition after suffering a heart attack. Lee is currently at the Samsung Medical Center after undergoing heart surgery following a resuscitation. He is one of the wealthiest…Read more ›

Google Chairman Eric Schmidt Says Android Is More Secure Than The iPhone

Google chairman Eric Schmidt has dismissed claims that Android is insecure by claiming “it’s more secure than the iPhone.” The platform, which has more than a billion users worldwide, goes through rigorous real-world testing, Schmidt said, before promising consumers would be happier with Android “more than you can possibly imagine.” Schmidt was taking questions at the […]

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Running Apple Without Steve Jobs Is Weird, Says Apple Chairman


It’s been over 16 months since Steve Jobs passed away, leaving Apple without its inspirational leader. Even though the company has released a number of new products and reported record-breaking sales, some of Steve’s closest friends at the company still miss him.

Apple’s chairman, Art Levinson, was a close friend and colleague of Steve Jobs, and he’s been on Apple’s Board of Directors since 2000. So when he was recently asked  [Read More…]

FCC Chairman Tells FAA To Allow Greater Use of iPads on Airplanes, Already

Let us use our monkey-flappin’ iPads on the monkey-flappin’ plane, already!

The chairman of the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) today pushed for a wider use of electronic portable devices in-flight.

In a letter to Michael Huerta, the acting administrator of the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), FCC Chairman Julius Genachowski called for the FAA to “enable greater use of tablets, e-readers, and other portable devices” during airplane travel.

About time, right?

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Samsung Executives Waited Four Days Before Telling Chairman They Lost To Apple

Fearing the fury of your boss after a really crappyperformance isn’t unique to any profession. No one wants to make the big kahuna angry, and see them go nuts. Samsung’s executives tried to take the “maybe the chairman won’t be so mad if we wait a few days to tell him the bad news” approach. It didn’t work.

Last Friday, Samsung received the verdict that Apple won the patent lawsuit in  [Read More…]

FCC Chairman: Im Going To Kill This Anti-Competitive AT&T / T-Mobile Deal

Julius Genachowski, the chairman of the U.S. Federal Communication Commission, has spoken out about AT&Ts proposedacquisitionof T-Mobile and deemed the merger to be against the public interest.Genachowski has called for commissioners to vote for an administrative public hearing against the $ 39 billion, which could prove to be a huge setback for the two carriers. Genachowski issued a draft order today in which he asks the other four commissioners to  [Read More…]

HP Chairman Uses A Mac

Ray Lane, the chairman of HP, uses a MacBook Air in his home. [11/11/2011] Google’s Eric Schmidt isn’t the only Apple competitor that uses a MacBook for his Web surfing and computer needs! HP’s chairman as well, Ray Lane, uses a MacBook Air. From my experience I have owned several HP computers. I think they’re among the best of the Windows PC lineups out there. I prefer them over Dell, Acer, Toshiba, and Vaio. They  [Read More…]