Exactly 20 years ago, the time had come for Apple to let loose a completely new generation of Mac OS – Mac OS X. After a months-long public beta, the final version of Mac OS X 10.0.0 was released, only to receive a mixed response. Although the operating system certainly showed potential, it also came with several serious weaknesses – leading to difficulties with productive use.
Apple has modified usage of the clipboard in iOS 16 to bring important security and data privacy improvements. The new feature, however, has annoyed quite a few iPhone owners – according to Apple, the new function overshot the mark a little.
The Apple Card is celebrating its third birthday in The United States this month. Despite statements from Apple that the card was soon to make its way over to other countries, the situation has become relatively quiet. It's likely to still take some time until we see the card in other countries.
Barely any CEO earned more money than Tim Cook last year. More than anything else, the executive's shares in Apple accounted for the majority of his earnings and this new statistic. Last year's list of the ten top earning CEOs includes mostly executives from major tech companies.
Apple is soon to reveal its most recent quarterly figures, which will show how Apple's sales volume and profit has developed over the last few months. Last year was very good financially for Tim Cook. The CEO of the iPhone conglomerate considerably increased his salary.
The entire rumor mill was actually expecting a presentation of the next Mac Pro in the winter of 2022 – however, Mark Gurman from Bloomberg now reports that it could make an appearance as early as the WWDC. Furthermore, customers shouldn't expect the M2 to be much faster than the M1.
Tim Cook answered questions in an interesting Q&A interview in front of the just recently re-opened Apple Store in Los Angeles' Grove. The interview answered questions about the store's name and Cook's favorite products, as well as touching on the new repair program.
The first performance variants of the M1 Macs have already hit the market, in the form of the 14 and 16" MacBook Pro. Now, TheInformation.com claims to know the expected roadmap for upcoming M-chips. If true, Apple Silicon's future looks quite rosy indeed.
Currently, only two desktop Macs rely on M-chips. The Mac mini and The 24" iMac. The 27" model still relies on Intel and is no longer an exciting alternative compared to the latest MacBook Pro. However, this could change soon.
Almost exactly 15 years ago, Apple presented the "iTV," the working title of a new hardware platform. Despite optimistic forecasts, success initially failed to materialize completely - and 15 years later, a point has again come where many doubt its future viability.
Several renderings had already given us all a good indication of what direction the newest Apple Watch was headed in... Or so we thought – all the renderings were wrong. Differing from expectations, the Series 7 has not adopted an angular design, although there are definitely some other changes.
In the current edition of his newsletter well-known, all things Apple leaker Mark Gurman discussed what's next for CEO Tim Cook. Accordingly, Cook would like to see the launch of a new product line before considering retirement.
Tim Cook has headed Apple for ten years now and has been rewarded considerably for his activities. However, most of his personal income doesn't come from his salary. It comes from remuneration, and Cook just got a big payout in the form of stocks.
As CEO of the most valuable company in the world, Tim Cook is one of the top-earning CEOs on earth. Last year, the Apple CEO managed to double his earnings, with competition in the top 10 increasing considerably.
A recent book cites a conversation alleged to have taken place between Apple CEO Tim Cook and Tesla CEO Elon Musk. According to the book, Musk demanded a position as Apple CEO if Apple were allowed to purchase Tesla at a bargain. According to Musk – known for his strange antics, the bizarre story is a work of fiction.
Tim Cook recently answered questions concerning vertical integration at Apple at yesterday's quarterly conference, concerning whether or not Apple has plans to produce all device components for iPhone, iPad, and Mac itself.
There's been a surprising occurrence – after more than a decade, Apple is finally set to make another trade fair appearance. Apple also has a new VP of Communications, after the seat had remained empty for one and a half years.
Silicon Valley is no longer the Santa Clara based paradise that once attracted countless tech companies. The location's disadvantages have grown and companies have begun to move elsewhere – HP only recently just moved, and Apple would like to similarly decentralize.
Should current bills be implemented into law, tech companies will have a big problem on their hands. Apple would no longer be allowed to preinstall apps and services on its own devices – for Tim Cook that means calling as many congress members as possible.
According to several rumours, the next generation of AirPods Pro could be getting sensors for fitness and health features. There are even indications that Apple has set concrete plans into motion over the last few months.
In a recent podcast interview with The New York Times, Tim Cook answered several questions concerning his future in the next 10 years. Apple has been working on a succession plan for a while, as reported by Bloomberg last fall.
The streaming platform Apple TV+ hasn't seen any booming popularity. According to analyst Dan Ives, this is the result of a severe error on Apple's part, who should have purchased Netflix. Cupertino would be well advised to acquire a film studio.