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Tim Cook Defends Apple Being Paid Billions By Google - Gizmodo UK

Over the last year, Apple CEO Tim Cook has made it a point to call out tech companies for indiscriminately collecting data on users and disregarding concerns about privacy. But one issue with his criticism is that Apple gets paid a boatload of money ...

Tim Cook on respect, dignity, and self-driving cars - iMore (press release) (blog)

CNN's Christiane Amanpour talks to Apple's CEO Tim Cook about his decision to come out as gay, the empathy that's given him towards minority groups, his beliefs on dignity and respect for all people, how he sees his legacy, Jeff Bezos and Laurene ...

Most Americans Are Backing Apple's Demand For Tech Regulation - Miami Morning Star

Tim Cook suggested that tech regulation is needed. CEO Tim Cook, for instance, suggested that the tech regulation might be needed back in March. After that, he stepped up his calls during the past few months. “I'm not a pro-regulation guy, but when the ...

Apple's Deal With Google Is a Two-Way Street - Wall Street Journal

Tim Cook may hold his nose when he takes money from Google every year, but take it he does—and for good reason. Alphabet Inc., GOOGL 0.29% the parent company of Google, paid about $11.8 billion in traffic acquisition costs to unnamed distribution ...

Apple's Tim Cook Plays Offense on Data Privacy - Cheddar

By Chloe Aiello. Apple talks a big game on customer privacy ー but that hasn't stopped it from making billions through its partnership with ad-based search engine Google. In an interview with Axios on Sunday, Apple ($AAPL) CEO Tim Cook defended his ...

Tim Cook Not Surprised By Trump's Plan To End Transgender Recognition - On Top Magazine

In an interview with CNN, Apple CEO Tim Cook talked about coming out and President Donald Trump's plan to define gender by a person's genitalia at birth, a move which would have the chilling effect of excluding transgender people from protections in ...

Should You Catch A Falling Apple? These Five Value Experts Think So - Forbes

Tim Cook opens Apple's annual product launch, Sept. 12, 2018, at company headquarters in Cupertino, Calif. (Photo by Karl Mondon/Bay Area News Group via Getty Images)Getty. Just weeks after setting a new all-time high above $232 per share, Apple ...

How Tim Cook spends the first two hours of his workday - Quartz

And Apple CEO Tim Cook wakes up at “a little before 4 am” to… read user feedback on Apple products. It might be difficult for the CEO of a (nearly) trillion-dollar company to find time throughout the day to hear directly from his customers, but doing ...

New tech regulation 'inevitable,' Apple CEO says - Daily Times

Apple CEO Tim Cook predicts that new regulations of tech companies and social networks to protect personal data are “inevitable.” In an interview with news website Axios being broadcast Sunday on HBO television, Cook said he expected the US Congress ...

Tim Cook Defends Multi Billion Dollar Google Deal - Digital Information World

Google is one of the most prevalent tech giants of today. Without the search engine a lot of us might find ourselves out of a job or promptly being kicked out of college. However, while Google is definitely an important part of the world around us, it ...

Does Apple Inc's (NASDAQ:AAPL) CEO Salary Compare Well With Others? - Simply Wall St

Tim Cook became the CEO of Apple Inc (NASDAQ:AAPL) in 2011. First, this article will compare CEO compensation with compensation at other large companies. Then we'll look at a snap shot of the business growth. Third, we'll reflect on the total return to ...

Is the clock ticking for Apple and the iPhone? - The Times

Between early October and mid-November, Tim Cook, the boss of Apple, watched the value of his company plunge by nearly $220 billion. Had that happened to Coca-Cola, the fizzy drinks maker would have been completely wiped out. As it is, Mr Cook ...

Tim Cook Says Tech Regulation is Inevitable - Biz Insights News (satire) (blog)

Tech business is one of those industries, which are expanding at a higher rate and with that much growing rate they are on the verge of regulation. According to Tim Cook who recently in an interview said that “Free market is not working as it used to ...

Apple nears bear territory as iPhone demand concern mounts - Fin24

Apple CEO Tim Cook speaks during an Apple special event at the Steve Jobs Theatre on September 12, 2018 in Cupertino, California. (JUSTIN SULLIVAN / GETTY IMAGES NORTH AMERICA / AFP) ...

Tech Bytes: Technology Company Regulations, YouTube Free Movies - WDIO

Created: November 20, 2018 03:42 AM. Apple CEO Tim Cook, in new interview Sunday, says regulation of tech companies is coming because the free market "is not working." Advertisement – Content Continues Below. Instagram accidentally exposed some ...

Apple CEO Tim Cook's daily routine will inspire every start up aspirant - India Today

Timothy D Cook ascended from a small town in Alabama to become the head of a global corporation, Apple Inc. Obviously, he has been a genius all his life, graduated in Bachelor of Science in industrial engineering from Auburn University, and then went ...

Google best Search engine, we keep Safari safe: Tim Cook - The Rahnuma Daily (satire) (press release) (blog)

San Francisco, Nov 19 (IANS) Google Search engine — the default platform for iOS users — is the best, Apple CEO Tim Cook has said, adding that the company has put proper controls in its Safari web browser to safeguard users' data. In an interview ...

Apple CEO Tim Cook defends taking billions from Google - TechShout!

Google has been widely condemned for the way it takes advantage of user data, with even Apple CEO Tim Cook criticizing its practices. Axios on HBO decided to confront him with this hypocrisy during an interview, asking him why he was okay with taking ...

Here's Why Google Pays Apple Billions To Keep It As The Default Search Engine On iPhones - MensXP.com

When asked about it, Cook told HBO, "I think their search engine is the best. Look at what we've done with the controls we've built in. We have private web browsing. We have an intelligent tracker prevention. What we've tried to do is come up with ways ...

Apple CEO Tim Cook: 'We have to admit when the free market is not working' - Napa Valley Register

Apple chief executive Tim Cook argued in an interview with Axios that aired on HBO Sunday that the tech industry's approach to privacy reflects a failure of the free market, and that government regulation is “inevitable” in the face of missteps by ...

Timothy Donald "Tim" Cook is an American business executive, industrial engineer and developer. Cook is the current and seventh Chief Executive Officer of Apple Inc., previously serving as the company's Chief Operating Officer, under its founder Steve Jobs.

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Cook after 2009 Macworld Expo keynote
Born Timothy Donald Cook
(1960-11-01) November 1, 1960 (age 56)
Mobile, Alabama, U.S.
Residence Palo Alto, California
Alma mater
Employer IBM (1982–1994)
Intelligent Electronics
(1994–1998)
Compaq (1998)
Apple Inc. (1998–present)
Salary US$10.28 million (2015)
Net worth US$785 million
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Timothy Donald "Tim" Cook (born November 1, 1960) is an American business executive, industrial engineer and developer. Cook is the current and seventh Chief Executive Officer of Apple Inc., previously serving as the company's Chief Operating Officer, under its founder Steve Jobs.

Cook joined Apple in March 1998 as senior vice president of worldwide operations and then served as Executive Vice President of worldwide sales and operations. He was made Chief Executive on August 24, 2011. During his tenure as the Chief Executive he has advocated for the political reformation of international and domestic surveillance, cybersecurity, corporate taxation both nationally and abroad, American manufacturing, and environmental preservation.

In 2014, Cook became the first Chief Executive of a Fortune 500 company to publicly identify as gay. Cook also serves on the boards of directors of Nike, Inc. and the National Football Foundation. In early 2012, he was awarded compensation of one million shares, vesting in 2016 and 2021, by Apple's board of directors, and in March 2015, he said he planned to donate his entire stock fortune to charity.