Apple’s CEO Tim Cook Receives $4.17M This Year, From $378M in 2011

Apple has filed a statement with the SEC today, prior to its annual shareholder meeting for 2013, revealing the compensation for the company’s senior leadership. Tim Cook, the CEO of Apple, will be receiving a whopping $4.78 million. Now this might seem like a lot to most people but in 2011 he received $378 million. more »


Is Google poised to win the mobile war?

Eric Schmidt, the Google Chairman, and Steve Jobs were close associates.  Some would even say friends. So much so that Steve invited Eric to join Apple’s board.  The two companies were orchestrating a partnership that would strengthen both Apple and Google’s hand.  Apple users would benefit from having access to Google’s vast catalog of services, more »

How recent exec firings will affect our favorite devices

The past month has made way for two dramatic changes in the tech industry: the firing of Apple’s Scott Forstall and Microsoft’s Stephen Sinofsky. These were two incredibly influential, yet controversial figures at their respective industry giants.  While hard to work with, both men and their teams were capable of creating amazing devices; devices that more »

Steve Jobs remembered, Apple posts tribute video and open letter

What can you say here, today marks the one-year anniversary of the passing of Steve Jobs. On that note we were not sure what, if anything that Apple has in mind to mark the day. That question was answered by a visit to the Apple website though. Those visiting the Apple website will be presented more »

Steve Jobs biography now available

The release date had been pushed up to October 24th, and well, that means that today is the day. If you are one of the many who have been waiting to get the Steve Jobs biography that was written by Walter Isaacson — today is the day. The book will be available in the usual more »

Apple updates Steve Jobs remembrance page, now streaming tributes from fans

It looks like Apple has updated the Steve Jobs remembrance page and it now includes tributes from fans. The page can be found at and comes with the following; “Over a million people from all over the world have shared their memories, thoughts, and feelings about Steve. One thing they all have in common more »

Discovery to host Steve Jobs Documentary with Mythbusters Adam Savage and Jamie Hyneman as hosts

The Discovery Channel has announced an upcoming Steve Jobs documentary and the good news is that it will be aired relatively soon. The documentary will be airing on October 16th at 8PM and it will be hosted by Adam Savage and Jamie Hyneman from Mythbusters. So far it looks like the documentary will include interviews more »

Samsung and Google delay announcements to honor Steve Jobs

We now have a clearer reason why Google and Samsung will not be holding an event to reveal what may be the Samsung Galaxy Nexus and Google’s Ice Cream Sandwich operating system. We initially believed Google and Samsung were stepping out of the way of iOS 5 and the iPhone 4S. Now statements from Samsung and Google say the passing of Steve Jobs this week prompted the two companies to delay their plans.

Steve Jobs biography release date pushed up to October 24

Steve Jobs’ biography written by Walter Isaacson wasn’t intended to be released until November 21, but Simon & Schuster has decided to push up the release date. The book, simply titled “Steve Jobs” is now scheduled for release on October 24. The push comes after pre-orders of the book shot it up to the number more »


Steve Jobs has passed away, Statement from Mark Zuckerberg

With not much more to say on the subject, here is the official statement from Mark Zuckerberg… Steve, thank you for being a mentor and a friend. Thanks for showing that what you build can change the world. I will miss you. Via [Facebook (Mark Zuckerberg)]

Steve Jobs has passed away, Statement from Bill Gates

With not much more to say on the subject, here is the official statement from Bill Gates… I’m truly saddened to learn of Steve Jobs’ death. Melinda and I extend our sincere condolences to his family and friends, and to everyone Steve has touched through his work. Steve and I first met nearly 30 years more »

Steve Jobs has passed away, Statement by Apple’s Board of Directors [Press Release]

With not much more to say on the subject, here is the press release with the official statement from Apple’s Board of Directors… We are deeply saddened to announce that Steve Jobs passed away today. Steve’s brilliance, passion and energy were the source of countless innovations that enrich and improve all of our lives. The more »