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Tim Cook awarded $58 million of Apple stock for meeting performance goals

Tim Cook awarded $58 million of Apple stock for meeting performance goals

As per a SEC filing, Tim Cook has been awarded with 560,000 vested restricted stocks of Apple for meeting his performance goal. The stock was worth nearly $58 million at the close of trading today.

Apple in talks with YouTube stars over potential ad campaign

Apple in talks with YouTube stars over potential ad campaign

Apple is in talks with a number of successful YouTubers over a potential advertising campaign, according to a new report. The Cupertino company met with video creators at this year’s VidCon conference, one of whom, Louis Cole, has confirmed he’ll be working with Apple in the future.

Apple rumored to hold the ‘iPhone 6s’ launch event at the Bill Graham Civic Auditorium this year

Apple rumored to hold the ‘iPhone 6s’ launch event at the Bill Graham Civic Auditorium this year

According to news site Hoodline, the Bill Graham Civic Auditorium in San Francisco has been booked for a private event through September 13, and is under heavy security and patrolling from SFPD officers. 

Tim Cook just emailed Jim Cramer to say that Apple is still seeing strong growth in China

Tim Cook just emailed Jim Cramer to say that Apple is still seeing strong growth in China

In a rare move, Apple’s CEO Tim Cook has written an email to CNBC’s analyst Jim Cramer clearing his doubts about the company’s growth slowing down in China. In his email, Cook says that since this question is in the mind of many of the company’s investors, he decided to respond to it. 

Tim Cook to announce Apple education program for public schools today

Tim Cook to announce Apple education program for public schools today

Tim Cook will announce a new Apple education program for public schools today during an interview on ABC’s Good Morning America, according to a new report. The program hopes to “end America’s public schools’ digital divide.”

Apple launches iSight Camera Replacement Program for iPhone 6 Plus

Apple launches iSight Camera Replacement Program for iPhone 6 Plus

Apple has launched an iSight camera replacement program for iPhone 6 Plus.

The new support page for the replacement program notes that a small percentage of iPhone 6 Plus devices may have a iSight rear-facing camera that has a component that may fail and cause photos to look blurry.

Samsung to appeal in the U.S. Supreme Court for the Samsung vs. Apple case

Samsung to appeal in the U.S. Supreme Court for the Samsung vs. Apple case

Less than a week after the U.S. Appeals court reject Samsung’s appeal for a re-examination in the Apple vs. Samsung case, the company has decided to appeal in the Supreme Court of the country by November for a hearing.

Apple to make big changes to retail stores by demoting iPods to accessory shelves, ditching iPad Smart Signs

Apple to make big changes to retail stores by demoting iPods to accessory shelves, ditching iPad Smart Signs

Apple is planning to make big changes to its retail stores by demoting the iPod to store shelves and ditching its iPad-powered Smart Signs, according to a new report, citing several Apple retail managers. The changes are expected to appear in stores across the U.S. today.

Apple announces September Apple Music Festival featuring One Direction and Pharrell Williams

Apple announces September Apple Music Festival featuring One Direction and Pharrell Williams

Apple today announced this year’s Apple Music Festival, which takes place in London’s Roundhouse over ten nights between September 19 and September 28.

The event, previously named the iTunes Festival, will feature bands and artists like Pharrell Williams, Florence + The Machine, Disclosure, and One Direction.

Apple’s Bluetooth LE 4.2 ‘Magic Mouse 2’ and Wireless Keyboard make their way through the FCC

Apple’s Bluetooth LE 4.2 ‘Magic Mouse 2’ and Wireless Keyboard make their way through the FCC

While Apple hasn’t yet officially made the “Magic Mouse 2” or a new Wireless Keyboard official yet, the FCC’s documentation style has made sure to show off the pair of devices anyway.