Tim Cook

Apple’s Cook: “I’ve never felt like we’ve needed a social network”

Apple’s Cook: “I’ve never felt like we’ve needed a social network”

This week in a chat with Walt Mossberg and Kara Swisher at the conference known as D11, Tim Cook took the stage with chat about what Apple needs - and what it does't need - to push forward in our modern mobile market. Suggesting that Apple may be "missing" social networking as it acquires companies (at a pace of 6 or 7 companies a year, according to Cook), Swisher found Cook mentioning iMessage and Apple's Game Center as "some things that are social" that Apple does.

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Tim Cook says Jony Ive influence on iOS was “magic”

Tim Cook says Jony Ive influence on iOS was “magic”

Speaking this week on how the next generation of devices running iOS will be working under the influence of Jony Ive, Tim Cook made it clear that the "magic" was "at the intersection" of hardware, software, and services. This response was in response to a line of questioning from Walt Mossberg and Kara Swisher at the D11 conference this week, this in addition to chat about competition from Samsung and the influence of wearables on our near future. Mossberg asked if this, this being the next iOS, "is what Jony Ive has been working on?"

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Tim Cook suggests Google Glass “broad appeal is hard to see”

Tim Cook suggests Google Glass “broad appeal is hard to see”

This week in an interview with Walt Mossberg and Kara Swisher at the D11 conference, Apple CEO Tim Cook had a bit to say about Google's wearable product: Glass. Having been asked what his take was on wearables by Swisher, Cook responded: "I think wearables [are] incredibly interesting. It could be a profound area." His reply on Google Glass specifically wasn't quite so optimistic.

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Tim Cook responds to competition talk at D11: “Usage is off the charts”

Tim Cook responds to competition talk at D11: “Usage is off the charts”

Today Tim Cook responded to an array of questions from Walt Mossberg and Kara Swisher, responding first to a question of Apple's current state of business. Noting that in the year between here and last year's interview, Samsung appeared to have "grown stronger", working with an Android app store with "a number that's higher" than Apples - Mossberg even added that Apple's stock was down "significantly." Cook was having none of it, responding to Mossberg's "is Apple in trouble" with a clear "absolutely not."

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Does Tim Cook Need to Do A Better Job of Publicly Asserting Himself?

Does Tim Cook Need to Do A Better Job of Publicly Asserting Himself?

Apple CEO Tim Cook is an interesting person. He marched his way to the top of Apple’s corporate ladder through hard work and an uncommon intelligence that Steve Jobs, one of the most highly respected chief executives in history, respected. Tim Cook was able to earn the job that countless people around the globe would love to have. And he did it with grace and respect for his predecessor.

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Why Steve Jobs’ Cup of Coffee Would Go for Much More Than Tim Cook’s

Why Steve Jobs’ Cup of Coffee Would Go for Much More Than Tim Cook’s

If you’re thirsty, you can grab a cup of Joe with Apple CEO Tim Cook and talk to him about, well, just about anything.

Right now, Cook is auctioning off the amount of time it takes to sip a cup of coffee to one lucky (and rich) fan. As of this writing, the bid stands at $190,000, even though its estimated value is $50,000. And since there are nearly three weeks left to bid, it shouldn’t surprise anyone if that figure runs much, much higher.

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Apple’s Tim Cook hints at new product launches come fall

Apple’s Tim Cook hints at new product launches come fall

Apple has just released its Q2 earnings results, and it has many analysts and stockholders pleased, however Apple's CEO Tim Cook made a statement that should have many consumers pleased as well. Tim Cook stated, "We've got a lot more surprises in store", and that there will be many new product launches beginning in the fall of this year. While its certain that a new iPhone and new iPad will be on its way, there's also speculation that an Apple TV and an iWatch will be coming as well.

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