$73M payout to Angela Ahrendts reflects the Burberry stock she sacrificed, explains Apple

If you were puzzled by the fact that the $73M compensation package paid to retail head Angela Ahrendts dwarfed those awarded to other Apple board members, including Tim Cook’s $9.2M, Apple explained that it was in large part to compensate her for u.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  9to5macRelated NewsJan 23rd, 2015

LandMark Optoelectronics to list on OTC

GaAs- and InP-based LD (laser diode) and PD (photo diode) epitaxial wafer maker LandMark Optoelectronics will shift its listing from Taiwan's Emerging Stock Market to the over-the-counter (OTC) board on July 22 at a tentative price of NT$230 (US$7.40) per.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsJul 2nd, 2015

Ixia Expands Board

Calabasas-based Ixia, which provides network and application performance testing hardware and software, said Tuesday that it has expanded its board of directors. The company said that Ilan Daskal, who is the Executive Vice President and CFO of Cepheid, wi.....»»

Category: topSource:  socaltechRelated NewsJun 29th, 2015

Samsung wants court to review damages in patent fight with Apple

Samsung Electronics has asked that a full bench of an appeals court should review a damages award in a long-standing patent infringement dispute with arch-rival Apple.Apple sued Samsung in 2011 alleging that Samsung phones infringed on several iPhone pate.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcwRelated NewsJun 18th, 2015

Adobe Creative Cloud update boosts speed, adds stock photo library

Moving to a subscription-based plan of cloud-run apps allows Adobe to push regular updates, and the company is keen on at least one major update a year for the entire suite. In the 2015 installment, Adobe improved performance with speeds up to 10 tim........»»

Category: topSource:  engadgetRelated NewsJun 16th, 2015

In Pictures: OS X 10.11 El Capitan

IntroductionAhoy there! Apple has unwrapped OS X 10.11 El Capitan, which features new versions of stock apps, a slew of updates and a barrel full of performance improvements. There's nothing radically new to be found with Apple's latest release, but the S.....»»

Category: softwareSource:  techradarRelated NewsJun 8th, 2015

Apple announces OS X 10.11 El Capitan, focusing on experience & performance

Apple's next major release of OS X will be dubbed "El Capitan," the company announced on Monday, featuring a number of tweaks and improvements, including enhancements to Spotlight, new gesture-based input methods for built-in apps, and more......»»

Category: appleSource:  appleinsiderRelated NewsJun 8th, 2015

Corsair Announces Obsidian Series 750D Airflow - Computex 2015

 Corsair®, a world leader in high-performance PC hardware, today announced the Obsidian Series® 750D Airflow Edition full-tower PC case. Based on the award-winning Obsidian Series 750D, the new Airflow Edition adds a perforated front grill, i.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcstatsRelated NewsJun 6th, 2015

Apple expects half of top US merchants will accept Apple Pay by end of 2015

Apple's work to expand the footprint of its iPhone-based mobile payment service continues more than half a year after its debut, and while the company expects to bring a number of large merchants on board before the end of 2015, though it appears to be an.....»»

Category: appleSource:  appleinsiderRelated NewsJun 5th, 2015

Tim Cook says privacy is a fundamental, moral right

It should surprise no one that, while being honored as a champion of privacy, Tim Cook threw shade at Google for its attitude toward its customer data. As TechCrunch reports, Apple's CEO was speaking at a Washington-based civil liberties non profit a........»»

Category: topSource:  engadgetRelated NewsJun 3rd, 2015

Apple doesn"t want to share your private details, says Cook

Tim Cook, Apple's CEO, has spoken out on data privacy and called out other Silicon Vally companies for gathering information and attempting to monetize it.Speaking remotely, while receiving the Electronic Privacy Information Center's Freedom Award, Cook h.....»»

Category: topSource:  techradarRelated NewsJun 3rd, 2015

Cook on privacy: we don’t want your data

At a ceremony organized by the Electronic Privacy Information Center or EPIC, Apple CEO Tim Cook was handed the organization's Freedom Award, a prestigious merit previously given to the likes of Edward Snowden and Senator Rand Paul. In a rousing speech fo.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  slashgearRelated NewsJun 3rd, 2015

Apple wants to protect your privacy, says Tim Cook in stirring speech

Apple CEO Tim Cook just made it crystal clear where he stands on data privacy and encryption. In a strongly-worded speech delivered to the Washington, D.C.-based Electronic Privacy Information Center (EPIC), Cook called out other Silicon Valley companies .....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated NewsJun 2nd, 2015

Tim Cook talks privacy & encryption, criticizes Google during award reception

While speaking at the Electronic Privacy Information Center’s (EPIC) Champions of Freedom Awards Dinner yesterday night, Apple CEO Tim Cook gave a speech during which he addressed the ongoing issues that surround privacy in the technology space. Coo.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  9to5macRelated NewsJun 2nd, 2015

Apple CEO Tim Cook donates 50,000 AAPL shares ($6.5 million) to charity

In a filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) today, Apple revealed that CEO Tim Cook has donated 50,000 Apple stock shares to charity this week. At today’s stock price of just over $130 per share, this number of shares is equivalent.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  9to5macRelated NewsMay 29th, 2015

Apple CEO Tim Cook donates $6.56M to charity

An SEC filing posted Friday reveals Apple CEO Tim Cook donated 50,000 shares of Apple stock worth more than $6.56 million to an unspecified charity, the latest gift in a flurry of philanthropic activity rarely seen with company executives......»»

Category: appleSource:  appleinsiderRelated NewsMay 30th, 2015

Zhen Ding and Flexium to see strong 2015 EPS thanks to iPhone orders

Orders from Apple for iPhone products are expected to benefit Taiwan-based flexible printed circuit board (FPCB) makers Zhen Ding Technology Holding and Flexium Interconnect and boost their 2015 earnings to surpass those of 2014, according to sources from.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsMay 26th, 2015

iOS 9 rumored to improve aging iPhones and upcoming big-screened iPads alike

Apple's next major iOS release packs a bevy of improvements aimed at upcoming, larger-screened iPads and older iPhones. It'll notably support A5-based devices, which include devices as far back as 2011. The post iOS 9 rumored to improve aging iPhones and.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsMay 23rd, 2015

The first Apple Watch update arrives with faster app performance

The Apple Watch arrived on the scene with at least a few rough edges, but the crew at 1 Infinite Loop is trying to smooth at least some of them today. The company has released a 1.0.1 update for the Watch that improves performance across the board, a........»»

Category: topSource:  engadgetRelated NewsMay 19th, 2015

Piper Jaffray abandons hope for full-fledged Apple television, remains bullish on AAPL stock

Longtime Apple television proponent Gene Munster threw in the towel on Tuesday, telling investors that he no longer believes the company has a big-screen set in the works, based on the latest rumors......»»

Category: appleSource:  appleinsiderRelated NewsMay 19th, 2015