Tag Archive: Fires


Samsung fires three execs over Galaxy S5 failure

It’s pretty clear that Samsung’s mobile business is faltering at the moment, and members of its executive team are paying the price. Not only has Samsung recently posted dismal quarter profits, but it also wildly overestimated the appeal of the… Read more ›

Apple’s sapphire plant in Mesa, Arizona was expected to bring over 2,000 new jobs to the area in its effort to supply iPhones and Apple Watches with unbreakable displays, but after 12 months of disaster, GT Advanced Technologies announced today that… Read more ›

School spirit is seemingly alive and well at Tim Cook’s alma mater of Auburn University, courtesy of a, err, T-shirt Gatling gun. The video appeared on YouTube, via Wall Street Journal Apple reporter Daisuke Wakabayashi, and shows free t-shirts being fired… Read more ›

School spirit is seemingly alive and well at Tim Cook’s alma mater of Auburn University, courtesy of a, err, T-shirt Gatling gun. The video appeared on YouTube, via Wall Street Journal Apple reporter Daisuke Wakabayashi, and shows free t-shirts being fired… Read more ›

Nike is dismantling the hardware team behind its FuelBand fitness tracker, according to a new report. The sportswear company — which features Tim Cook on its board of executives — reportedly fired between 70 and 80% of the 70-person hardware… Read more ›

Nike is dismantling the hardware team behind its FuelBand fitness tracker, according to a new report. The sportswear company — which features Tim Cook on its board of executives — reportedly fired between 70 and 80% of the 70-person hardware… Read more ›

BlackBerry has today announced that it has scrapped plans to sell its hardware business, and that it will be replacing current CEO Thorsten Heins instead. The Canadian company has also secured $ 1 billion from a group of investors led by…

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The world has hated Apple Maps with a fiery passion, and Apple is ready to clean house and get rid of key people who were incharge of the disaster.

According to a tweet by Bloomberg news, Richard Williamson, the executive behind Apple’s new Maps app, just got fired by Eddy Cue. After Scott Forstall was recently fired, Cue was given the reigns on the Maps app and it appears that he’s wasting  [Read More…]

Apple Fires Samsung As MacBook, iPad Battery Maker

Samsung is no longer supplying Apple’s iPad batteries.

Apple has reportedly further distanced itself from rival Samsung by switching its suppliers for iPad and MacBook batteries. The Cupertino company has been seemingly working to avoid Samsung’s components since the companies became embroiled in various legal battles all over the world.

Chinese Business News reports that Apple is now relying on batteries from Amperex Technology Limited and Tianjin Lishen Battery to power its iPads  [Read More…]

Apple Fires Back at Italian Warranty Police

On Monday, we reported that the Italian government has supposedly threatened Apple with another fine – “and possible temporary closure of its operations in Italy” – if Apple doesn’t amend its warranty policy to comply with EU law. As some of you may recall, Italian antitrust authorities already succeeded at forcing Apple to pay $1.2 million in fines after the iDevice maker lost an appeal in late spring. Earlier this week, Reuters noted that additional fines and  [Read More…]