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Tim Cook joins RFK Human Rights’ board

The Robert F. Kennedy Center for Justice and Human Rights has added Apple CEO Tim Cook to its board of directors to help the organization in its pursuit of a more just and peaceful world. The International human rights organization that was founded by Bobby Kennedy’s family 50 years ago honored Cook last year with […]

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Sanders joins Trump in saying Apple should build its products in U.S.

Donald Trump and Bernie Sanders have something in common beyond being outsider candidates: both want Apple to manufacture its devices in the United States. During an interview this week, Sanders was asked about Apple and said that, “I do wish they’d be manufacturing some of their devices, here, in the United States rather than in […]

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Tim Cook joins council of elite CEOs fighting climate change

Apple CEO Tim Cook joined the CEO Council for Sustainable Urbanization this week as part of Apple’s continued fight against global warning and environmental issues. The council is basically like an Avengers-style group (or Justice League if DC is your preferred flavor) consisting of CEOs and chairmen from the top companies in China and the […]

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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 ›

Tim Cook joins Weibo to tout new environmental projects for China

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 ›

Apple joins ‘Je Suis Charlie’ solidarity movement after Paris terror attack

Apple’s French website has been updated with a stark black line and the simple message “Je Suis Charlie” (“I am Charlie”) in solidarity with victims of Wednesday’s terror attack on Charlie Hebdo magazine. The murderous rampage, allegedly conducted by French…Read more ›

Tim Cook joins RED brigade for World AIDS Day

Apple CEO Tim Cook surprised shoppers at the Georgetown Apple Store on Monday by making an appearance to support the company’s commitment to World AIDS Day. Cook tweeted photos of his visit to the store in Washington, D.C. He was…Read more ›

Angela Ahrendts officially joins Apple as new head of retail

It took nearly 6 months, but former Burberry CEO Angela Ahrendts has officially joined Apple as its new Senior Vice President of Retail and Online Stores. Her bio has been added to Apple’s executive leadership website, making her transition from Burberry complete.…Read more ›

Viber Joins The Flat Revolution With iOS 7 Update

Nifty free voice call and IM service Viber has upgraded to iOS 7.0 with its latest update — incorporating the flat design we’ve come to expect with all iOS apps. With more than 100 million monthly active users, and having…Read more ›

Wendy’s Joins Burger King With New Mobile Payment iPhone App

It looks like paying for burgers using your iPhone is the next big trend in fast food. Following Burger King’s announcement last week that it would be releasing a dedicate mobile app, Wendy’s has followed suit, unveiling their own iPhone-based…Read more ›    [Read More…]