Tim Cook

  • Samsung mobile head JK Shin earns more than Apple's Tim Cook 31-03-2014 02:55 PM

    Seoul: Head of Samsung Electronics Co's mobile business, JK Shin, received a $5.8 million compensation package last year, beating the paycheck of his counterpart at US rival Apple Inc, the South Korean firm said on Monday in its first such disclosure under new regulations. The world's biggest technology company by...
  • Apple CEO Tim Cook promises new products, takes potshots at Google's Android 01-03-2014 10:12 AM

    Cupertino: Apple Inc sold more than $1 billion of Apple TV set-top boxes in 2013 and is investing heavily in the next generation of products, Chief Executive Tim Cook said at the company's annual meeting. Apple's ability to again transform the fast-moving technology arena is the central question in investors'...
  • Apple CEO Tim Cook loses part of his performance-based stock award 28-12-2013 12:15 PM

    San Francisco: Apple CEO Tim Cook earned roughly the same in 2013 as in 2012, but lost part of his performance-based stock award during a year in which intense competition and margin pressure bludgeoned the iPhone maker's stock. Cook took home $4.25 million, including a base salary of $1.4 million...
  • Apple hires Burberry CEO Angela Ahrendts to head retail division 15-10-2013 01:51 PM

    London: Burberry Group said its chief creative officer Christopher Bailey would become chief executive, following the departure of long-standing boss Angela Ahrendts to Apple. The British fashion house said on Tuesday Ahrendts would step down by mid-2014 after which Bailey would be appointed to the role of Chief Creative and...
  • Nike FuelBand designer Ben Shaffer reportedly joins Apple to work on iWatch 28-09-2013 03:48 PM

    Mumbai: With all the noise about a couple of new iPhones and iOS 7, Apple sure hasn't forgotten to pay ample attention to its much-awaited iWatch. Reports have emerged now that the Cupertino-based company has welcomed aboard Nike FuelBand Director Ben Shaffer to work on its wearable. Nike confirmed to...
  • Apple unveils lower-priced iPhone 5c, new iPhone 5s, adds more colours 11-09-2013 12:16 AM

    New Delhi: Following a string of leaks and rumours (with most turning true) Apple has finally announced the launch of its much-anticipated iPhone 5s and the lower-priced iPhone 5c smartphones in a number of colour options. Apple iPhone 5c The iPhone 5c will come in five colours - yellow, pink,...
  • How Tim Cook is leading a quiet cultural revolution at Apple 22-08-2013 02:05 PM

    San Francisco: Shortly after signing on as chief operating officer at Facebook, Sheryl Sandberg was looking to connect with people in a similar role - No. 2 to a brilliant and passionate young founder. She called Tim Cook. "He basically explained nicely that my job was to do the things...
  • Apple CEO Tim Cook meets China Mobile Chairman 31-07-2013 02:18 PM

    Beijing: Apple Inc's CEO Tim Cook met China Mobile Ltd Chairman Xi Guohua in Beijing on Tuesday to discuss cooperation, the Chinese telecoms firm said in an emailed statement, without elaborating. China Mobile is the only Chinese carrier not to have a distribution deal with Apple to sell its iPhone...
  • Apple CEO Tim Cook's stock award now subject to share performance 22-06-2013 02:22 PM

    San Francisco: Apple Inc Chief Executive Tim Cook's one-time stock award worth over $413 million as of Friday is now partly subject to the performance of the shares, a move that followed discussions with the company's largest shareholders. Cook, who has presided over a 42 per cent drop in Apple's...
  • Live blog: Apple WWDC 2013 keynote address 10-06-2013 09:31 PM

    What new is Apple unveiling in iOS and OS X at its Worldwide Developers Conference keynote in San Francisco? Does Tim Cook have a secret something up his sleeve? Find all the answers on our Apple WWDC 2013 keynote live blog. ...
  • Apple has 'no religious issue' against making apps for Android: CEO 29-05-2013 10:16 AM

    New Delhi: Apple CEO not only hinted at wearable computers, but he also made a surprising statement in regard to Apple's plans to port an app from iOS to Android at D11: All Things Digital conference, an annual gathering of technology and media executives in the California coastal resort town...
  • Apple CEO Tim Cook hints at wearable computers 29-05-2013 09:43 AM

    California: Apple Inc Chief Executive Tim Cook said on Tuesday he expects the iPhone and iPad maker would be responsible for "several more gamechangers" and that wearable computers could be the next big thing. "It's an area where it's ripe for exploration," Cook told an All Things Digital conference, an...
  • Apple CEO Tim Cook makes no apology for company's tax strategy 22-05-2013 12:12 PM

    Washington: Apple Inc Chief Executive Tim Cook made no apology on Tuesday for the iPad maker saving billions of dollars in US taxes through Irish subsidiaries and told lawmakers that his company backs corporate tax reform, even though it may end up paying more. The Senate Permanent Subcommittee on Investigations...
  • Apple to dole out $100 billion to shareholders by the end of 2015 24-04-2013 08:37 AM

    New York: Apple is opening the doors to its bank vault, saying it will distribute $100 billion in cash to its shareholders by the end of 2015. At the same time, the company said revenue for the current quarter could fall from the year before, which would be the first...
  • Apple loses $130 billion of its market value 08-11-2012 12:51 PM

    New York: The stock of Apple the world's most valuable company has now fallen more than 20 per cent - $130 billion of its market value - from its all-time high of $705.07 that it hit on September 21. That was the day the latest iPhone went on sale. The...
  • Apple iPad Mini, 4th gen iPad, new iMac and more 24-10-2012 12:56 AM

    New Delhi: Apple introduced a smaller iPad, as expected, but also updated its full-sized one. It also unveiled new Mac computers, including a 13-inch version of a MacBook Pro with sharper, Retina display. With a screen measuring 7.9 inches on the diagonal, the iPad Mini is about half the size...
  • Will Apple continue its dream run without Jobs? 09-01-2012 03:24 PM

    "That's how you really make a contribution you build a company that will stand for something a generation or two from now," " Steve Jobs. Will it be so? To answer this question, it's important to look to Pixar. (Pixar, founded by Jobs, is a hugely successful animation film studio...
  • Apple blames iPhone rumours for sales drop 19-10-2011 04:31 AM

    San Francisco: Apple Inc stunned Wall Street by reporting results that missed expectations for the first time in years, blaming rumours of the new iPhone for hurting demand in the September quarter. Shares of Apple fell 7 per cent in extended trading on Tuesday, wiping some $27 billion off the...
  • Apple's board needs to step up to new era 07-10-2011 08:03 AM

    San Francisco: The death of Apple Inc's strong-willed co-founder and Chairman Steve Jobs has put the secretive company's small board at crossroads. Business as usual, or time for a change? The first signs of the future will be whether they choose an independent chairman and expand the number of directors....
  • Q&A: What happens to Apple after Jobs? 06-10-2011 08:48 AM

    Los Angeles: Steve Jobs, Apple Inc's co-founder and former CEO who died Wednesday after a long battle with pancreatic cancer, created a series of seminal electronics products, reinvented several industries, and built Apple into a $350 billion juggernaut. Widely hailed as one of the greatest CEO's in history, Jobs handed...