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Tim Cook reveals Apple Watch sales topped expectations

Apple didn’t officially announce any Apple Watch sales numbers during today’s earnings call, but according to Tim Cook, the company has already beat its own internal expectations. While the official number of units sold remains a secret, the Apple exec… Read more ›

Tim Cook hobnobs with tech power players in Sun Valley

Tim Cook and Eddy Cue were in Sun Valley, Idaho this week for Allen & Co’s annual gathering of the richest and most successful people in media and technology. The gathering includes multiple days of hobnobbing with fellow elites where Cook… Read more ›

Tim Cook joins Duke University Board of Trustees

Tim Cook has been appointed to a six-year term at the Duke University Board of Trustees, the school announced today. Cook joins alongside Coca-Cola Foundation Chairwoman Lisa Borders, PRM Advisors founder Patricia Morton, NBA Commissioner Adam Silver and ValueAct Capital… Read more ›

The U.S. Supreme Court ruled in favor of allowing same-sex marriage across the country today! Everyone across the country is talking about the Supreme Court’s historic ruling that gives all citizens the right to marry the person they love, regardless… Read more ›

In a Chinese-language interview, Tim Cook has revealed how Apple considers Chinese consumer tastes into account when designing any new products. Given that Cook has previously talked about how China will soon overtake the U.S. as Apple’s biggest market this… Read more ›

Tim Cook: ‘Morality demands’ security with privacy

In a speech to nonprofit research firm Electronic Privacy Information Center (EPIC) at its annual “Champions of Freedom” awards dinner last night, Apple head Tim Cook had some strong words about online security, government monitoring, and corporate data mining. Cook… Read more ›

Tim Cook donated $6.5 million in Apple shares to charity

Apple head Tim Cook has donated 50,000 of his shares in the company to an undisclosed charity, according to an SEC filing Friday. The donation has a value of $ 6.54 million, as of this writing. Since taking over the company… Read more ›

One man’s astonishing collection of Apple gear is for sale on eBay right now, making an instant Mac museum just a click away for the right bidder. The auction starts at $ 100,000, with a Buy It Now price of $ 300,000… Read more ›

Tim Cook’s visiting Beijing at the moment and, when he’s not posting from popular micro-blogging network Weibo, he’s meeting with some pretty high-powered people. Among them is Chinese vice premier Liu Yandong, who Cook met with on Tuesday to discuss… Read more ›

As part of new environmental initiatives, Apple is funding a five year project to manage 1 million acres of forests across China — and Tim Cook has set up an account on the popular Chinese microblogging service Weibo to announce… Read more ›