Apple CEO Tim Cook and Senior Vice President Eddy Cue received two hefty RSUs (restricted stock units) of 560,000 and 350,000 respectively this week. The grand total combined was $93.8 million based on AAPL’s (Apple) closing price of $103.12 on Monday. Read more
Apple is set to start their new program now, which goes by the name “end America’s public schools’ digital divide.” Apple is doing this since many students and teachers around the country have already started the new school year or are preparing for it. The plan was unveiled on ABC’s Good Morning America, with Apple CEO Tim Cook talking over the details with Robin Roberts.
Many analyst were waiting for July 21st, which Apple talked to investors about their earnings yesterday. In the conference call we got to hear all of Apple’s profits, and how they broke their own record for the three-month period.
Many analyst are trying to predict the Apple Watch sales, since Tim Cook will announce figures during tomorrow’s quarterly earning call with investors. The latest call for Apple Watch sales stand somewhere between 3 million to 6 million units moved.
Recently, CEO Tim Cook sent a new internal memo to Apple employees on Monday, Jonathan Ive, Apple’s Senior Vice President of Design, has been promoted to a brand new role which is Chief Design Officer. Read more
During Tim Cook’s visit to China last week, the CEO held a meeting at Apple’s headquarters in the country to give employees an update on recent happenings. Read more
In recent news, Apple CEO Tim Cook took the stage in Washington, D.C. on Sunday, to give the commencement speech for George Washington University’s class of 2015. Read more
The iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus are seeing major gains in the US, making up 40% of the entire iPhone user base. Consumer Intelligence Research Partners (CIRP) found that as of March 2015, 94 million iPhones were in use in the US, this includes 25 million iPhone 6 and 13 million iPhone 6 plus models. Read more
Apple CEO Tim Cook, recently opened a Weibo account earlier this week, and started his China tour on Monday with the announcement of environmental initiatives that will step up Apple’s contribution of clean energy to the region, and much more. Read more
Apple CEO Tim Cook acknowledged in an interview with Xinhua news agency on Monday, that Apple is working to bring Apple Pay to China. Read more