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Tim Cook says new book about Apple is ‘nonsense’

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Yukari Kane is a former technology reporter at The Wall Street Journal and is the author behind a new book called “Haunted Empire: Apple After Steve Jobs.” Kane’s book is about the final years that Steve Jobs worked at Apple and the direction of the company under CEO Tim Cook. Apple CEO Tim Cook does not like the book and he called it “nonsense.” Cook said that the book fails to capture Apple and Steve Jobs. Here is what Cook said about the book:
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Apple Inc. (AAPL): Apple TV hit over $1 billion in 2013 revenue

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Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) originally considered the Apple TV product as a “hobby.” Now Apple TV accounted for over $1 billion in 2013 revenues.
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Apple Inc. (AAPL) opens a retail store in Brazil

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Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) has opened up a retail store in Brazil. The store opened on Saturday, which is one of the fastest-growing smartphone markets. Apple CEO Tim Cook said this in a tweet: “‘Obrigado’ to everyone who visited our new store in Rio de Janeiro today and to our terrific customers across Brazil!”
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Apple CEO Tim Cook said that they are working on “some really great stuff”

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Apple has plans to launch products in new categories and is working on “some really great stuff,” said CEO Tim Cook in an interview with The Wall Street Journal. He side-stepped the question about specific product, but he said that anyone “reasonable” would consider Apple’s upcoming products to be in new categories. Cook said that Apple remains a “growth company” and has significant opportunities in existing products as well as new ones.

Apple Inc. (AAPL) CEO Tim Cook has confirmed a store for Istanbul

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Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) CEO Tim Cook has confirmed that an Apple Store will be opening in Istanbul. He confirmed the opening during a meeting with Turkey President Abdullah Gul. This Apple store is expected to be “unique” with features that have not been seen in other Apple stores.

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Apple Inc. (AAPL) opens 10th store in mainland China

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Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) has opened up their 10th store in mainland China today. Around 15% of Apple’s revenues last year were from China. The new store opened at the China Central Mall in Beijing’s Chaoyang district.

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Apple Inc. (AAPL) and Samsung are attempting to resolve patent dispute in person

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The CEOs of Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) and Samsung are going to meet with a mediator to try and resolve their patent disputes. Apple and Samsung executives at both companies met this past Monday to talk about potential settlements. Attorneys for both companies appeared at the US District Court for Northern California on Wednesday.

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Apple CEO Tim Cook receives $4.25 million in 2013 compensation

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Apple CEO Tim Cook has received $4.25 million in 2013 for heading the company. In a preliminary proxy statement, it was revealed that Apple’s top executives received around $2.6 million each. This is a small fraction of what Apple receives from total sales.
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