Tag Archives: Tim Cook

Cook meeting with major carriers in India to forge ‘strategic partnerships’ for LTE rollout

The Economic Times reports that Tim Cook is meeting with the heads of major carriers in India in order to form ‘strategic partnerships’ as the country accelerates its LTE rollout. The smartphone market in India has so far been constrained by slow data speeds in most parts of the country. Cook has said the advent of high-speed…

http://9to5mac.com/2016/05/18/apple-india-carriers-lte-tim-cook/

What will Tim Cook’s ‘can’t live without’ new feature for iPhone 7 be?

In a TV interview with CNBC’s Jim Cramer this week, Cook said the iPhone 7 will have a killer feature that would prove to be an upgrade customers won’t be able to resist. “We are going to give you things that you can’t live without that you just don’t know you need today,” Cook teased. Could it really…

http://9to5mac.com/2016/05/04/apple-tim-cook-iphone-7-upgrade-features/

Apple’s loudest activist investor just dumped his stake

Carl Icahn, one of Apple’s biggest activist investors, told CNBC he has exited his position in the company. He was known for basically trying to pressure Apple into bumping up its efforts to return value to investors. At the he declared his position, Apple was in the process of a $100 billion several-year capital return program that…

http://techcrunch.com/2016/04/28/apples-loudest-activist-investor-just-dumped-his-stake/?ncid=rss

Report: Why Apple’s electric car negotiations w/ BMW stalled, could potentially resume

News first surfaced earlier this year that Apple and BMW had engaged in negotiations over the possibility of the Cupertino company using components from the carmaker for its own electric vehicle project. The negotiations reportedly fell through following a visit by Tim Cook and other Apple execs to BMW in Germany, but a report from Reuters […]

http://9to5mac.com/2015/07/31/apple-bmw-electric-car/