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Elected Republican who supports Biden's bill speaks out

Jeff Williams, the mayor of Arlington, Texas, is urging his fellow Republicans to support President Biden's Covid-19 relief bill to help local cities recover from the pandemic.
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Why this Republican is urging the GOP to support Biden's Covid-19 bill

Jeff Williams, the mayor of Arlington, Texas, is urging his fellow Republicans to support President Biden's Covid-19 relief bill to help local cities recover from the pandemic.
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Why this Republican is urging the GOP to support Biden's bill

Jeff Williams, the mayor of Arlington, Texas, is urging his fellow Republicans to support President Biden's Covid-19 relief bill to help local cities recover from the pandemic.
Tags: News, Gop, Stories, Biden, Jeff Williams, ARLINGTON Texas, COVID


Apple Donations Help Ship Over 15 Million COVID-19 Tests Across the US

Apple's $10 million donation to COPAN Diagnostics from its Advanced Manufacturing Fund led to more than 15 million COVID-19 tests being shipped across the United States, according to an Apple press release. Apple's chief operating officer, Jeff Williams, said the company is proud of its continued funding to support frontline healthcare workers who are battling the pandemic across the United States. "We are proud our Advanced Manufacturing Fund is supporting companies like COPAN who are playi...
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Apple Donations Help Ship Over 15 Million COVID-19 Tests Across the U.S.

Apple's $10 million donation to COPAN Diagnostics from its Advanced Manufacturing Fund led to more than 15 million COVID-19 tests being shipped across the United States, according to an Apple press release. Apple's chief operating officer, Jeff Williams, said the company is proud of its continued funding to support frontline healthcare workers who are battling the pandemic across the United States. We are proud our Advanced Manufacturing Fund is supporting companies like COPAN who are playin...
Tags: Apple, United States, Donations, Jeff Williams, Southern California, Copan, Advanced Manufacturing Fund, COVID-19, COVID, COPAN Diagnostics


Amazon just announced a major shake-up to its senior ranks, with Jeff Bezos' second-in-command replacing him later this year. Here are the other high-powered executives behind some of the biggest CEOs in tech.

Andy Jassy, left, and Jeff Bezos. Mike Blake/Reuters; Mark Ralston/AFP/Getty Images CEOs at some of the biggest tech companies rely on No. 2 execs to help them get the job done. Some may go on to run the company one day, while others may leave for big opportunities elsewhere.  For example, Jeff Bezos' No. 2, Andy Jassy, has just been named the future CEO of Amazon.  Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories. Life at the top of the world's most valuable tech companies isn't eas...
Tags: Apple, Google, Amazon, Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg, Hollywood, Shonda Rhimes, Enterprise, Youtube, Careers, Trends, Tech, Tesla, Features, Getty Images, Larry Page


Apple's Jeff Williams and Jay Blahnik Discuss New 'Time to Walk' Feature

Apple is today launching a new "Time to Walk" feature that will allow Apple Watch owners who are Apple Fitness+ subscribers to listen to audio stories from celebrities, musicians, athletes, and other influential people while they walk. Apple Chief Operating Officer Jeff Williams and Director of Fitness and Health technologies Jay Blahnik spoke to The Independent about the new feature to give some insight into how it works and how Apple envisions it being used. With Time to Walk, guests that ...
Tags: Apple, Time, Williams, Dolly Parton, Apple Watch, Health And Fitness, Walk, watchOS, Jeff Williams, Shawn Mendes, Jay Blahnik, Blahnik, Apple Fitness, Apple Watch SE, Time to Walk, Director of Fitness and Health


Apple CEO Tim Cook's pay soared nearly 30% last year to almost $15 million as the iPhone maker thrived amid the pandemic

Karl Mondon/Digital First Media/The Mercury News via Getty Images Apple CEO Tim Cook's pay package totaled $14.7 million last year — around a 28% jump from 2019, the company disclosed in its annual proxy statement on Tuesday. Cook's compensation included a base salary of $3 million, $10.7 million in performance-based pay, and nearly $1 million in travel and security expenses. Apple paid Cook 256 times as much as the company paid its median employee, who earned less than $58,000 — an incre...
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Apple CEO Tim Cook Earned $14.8 Million in 2020, Not Counting Stock Awards

Apple CEO Tim Cook earned more than $14 million in salary in 2020 according to the 2020 proxy statement that Apple filed with the SEC this afternoon. Cook earned a base salary of $3,000,000 in addition to $10,731,000 in incentives awarded for performance. Apple's performance exceeded the target performance goals for net sales and operating income, leading to a total payout of 179 percent of the total payout opportunity for Cook and other Apple executives. Cook also received $1,038,259 in "ot...
Tags: Apple, Cook, Tim Cook, SEC, Jeff Williams, Bloomberg Other Apple, Luca Maestri Kate Adams Deidre O Brien


Airbnb Working With Jony Ive's 'LoveFrom' Company

Apple's longtime head of design Jony Ive left the company back in mid-2019 to start his own company called LoveFrom, and one of Ive's first clients is Airbnb. Airbnb today announced that it is working with Ive's LoveFrom company on a "special collaboration" that will include a multi-year relationship to "design the next generation of Airbnb products and services."Today, I'm thrilled to announce that Jony and his partners at LoveFrom will be engaging in a special collaboration with me and the ...
Tags: Apple, Tim Cook, Airbnb, Cupertino, Jony Ive, Brian Chesky, Jeff Williams, Apple Apple, Ive, Jony, Marc Newson, Alan Dye, LoveFrom, LoveFrom Company, Evans Hankey, Industrial Design and Human Interface Design


Tim Cook Receives Restricted Stock Units Worth Up to $114 Million, Ensuring He'll Remain Apple's CEO Through 2025

Apple CEO Tim Cook was this week awarded 667,974 restricted stock units or RSUs worth more than $76 million at Apple's current price, according to a filing with the SEC. The first half of the RSUs are set to vest in one-third increments in 2023, 2024, and 2025, so Cook will receive 111,329 shares every April starting in 2023. The second half of the RSUs are performance-based awards and will vest on October 1, 2023, based on Apple's relative shareholder return. Cook can potentially receive u...
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Apple CEO Tim Cook Receives Restricted Stock Units Worth Up to $114 Million

Apple CEO Tim Cook was this week awarded 667,974 restricted stock units or RSUs worth more than $76 million at Apple's current price, according to a filing with the SEC. The first half of the RSUs are set to vest in one-third increments in 2023, 2024, and 2025, so Cook will receive 111,329 shares every April starting in 2023. The second half of the RSUs are performance-based awards and will vest on October 1, 2023, based on Apple's relative shareholder return. Cook can potentially receive u...
Tags: Apple, Cook, Tim Cook, SEC, Jeff Williams, Receives Restricted Stock Units Worth Up, Luca Maestri Deirdre O Brien


Apple's Upcoming Fitness+ Service Planned Long Before Pandemic

Apple on Tuesday introduced a new Fitness+ home workout service that offers guided training videos that can be watched on iPhone, iPad, or Apple TV and monitored with the Apple Watch. Given that Fitness+ provides videos that are ideal for people who are unable to visit gyms and other facilities, it has been seen as a logical response to the ongoing health crisis, but Apple's Chief Operating Officer Jeff Williams today told Reuters that it was planned long ago. MacRumors in March discovered s...
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Apple introduces the Apple Watch SE, a cheaper Apple Watch

In addition to keeping old generation devices at an entry-level price, Apple is introducing a brand new Apple Watch at a cheaper price point. The new Apple Watch SE features the same design as the newly announced Apple Watch Series 6. But it costs $279. “The second thing we're doing to make Apple Watch available to even more people is to create a new model that combines elements of Series 6 design with the most essential features of Apple Watch, all at a more affordable price,” Apple COO ...
Tags: Apple, Gadgets, Tech, Apple Watch, Jeff Williams, Apple Hardware Event 2020


Apple unveiled a redesigned iPad Air, new Apple Watches, Fitness service, and more at its big September event

Apple Apple held a big product launch on Tuesday, where it announced two new Apple Watches, two new iPads, and more.  The company started the event by announcing two new Apple Watches, the Apple Watch Series 6 and Apple Watch SE. Apple is also launching a new fitness service called Apple Fitness Plus, which features a selection of workout classes led by professional trainers. But for the first time in years, Apple didn't unveil its newest iPhone during this September event. Visit Business...
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Full Transcript of Apple's 'Time Flies' Event With Apple Watch and iPad Updates

Apple's virtual "Time Flies" event kicks off today at 10:00 a.m. Pacific Time, with Apple expected to debut new Apple Watch and iPad models, but it appears we may not see the iPhone 12 until next month. While we're not expecting to see new iPhones today, Apple's software updates for its various platforms are likely nearly ready for launch, so we may be hearing more about them today. Check out our what to expect guide for more details on other announcements we could see, including "Apple One" ...
Tags: Apple, Featured, Youtube, Singapore, Tim Cook, Apple Watch, Kate, Facetime, Jeff Williams, Apple Music, Mount Sinai, Vo2 Max, Apple Park, Apple Watch Nike, Health Research, No AMP


Transcript of Apple's 'Time Flies' Event With Apple Watch and iPad Updates

Apple's virtual "Time Flies" event kicks off today at 10:00 a.m. Pacific Time, with Apple expected to debut new Apple Watch and iPad models, but it appears we may not see the iPhone 12 until next month. While we're not expecting to see new iPhones today, Apple's software updates for its various platforms are likely nearly ready for launch, so we may be hearing more about them today. Check out our what to expect guide for more details on other announcements we could see, including "Apple One" ...
Tags: Apple, Featured, Youtube, Singapore, Tim Cook, Apple Watch, Kate, Facetime, Jeff Williams, Apple Music, Mount Sinai, Vo2 Max, Apple Park, Apple Watch Nike, Health Research, No AMP


New Report Outlines Potential Successors to Apple's CEO Tim Cook and Other Senior Executives (mac rumors)

In a new report, Bloomberg's Mark Gurman has laid out Apple's current succession planning for the company's senior leadership roles. The report explains that Apple is increasingly devoting attention to developing a "new generation of leaders" who will eventually take over senior roles in the company. Amid increasing awareness that CEO Tim Cook and his management group of senior vice presidents are aging and nearing retirement age, Gurman's sources explained that Apple has undertaken subst...
Tags: Apple, Cook, News, Time Warner Cable, Bloomberg, Williams, Tim Cook, Apple Maps, Mark Gurman, Jony Ive, Jeff Williams, Phil Schiller, Johny Srouji, Dan Riccio, Craig Federighi, Greg Joswiak


New Report Outlines Potential Successors to Apple's CEO Tim Cook and Other Senior Executives

In a new report, Bloomberg's Mark Gurman has laid out Apple's current succession planning for the company's senior leadership roles. The report explains that Apple is increasingly devoting attention to developing a "new generation of leaders" who will eventually take over senior roles in the company. Amid increasing awareness that CEO Tim Cook and his management group of senior vice presidents are aging and nearing retirement age, Gurman's sources explained that Apple has undertaken substanti...
Tags: Apple, Cook, Time Warner Cable, Bloomberg, Williams, Tim Cook, Apple Maps, Mark Gurman, Jony Ive, Jeff Williams, Bloomberg.com, Phil Schiller, Johny Srouji, Dan Riccio, Craig Federighi, Greg Joswiak


Amazon just announced a shake-up to its senior ranks, with a new second-in-command starting early next year. Here are the other high-powered executives behind some of the biggest CEOs in tech.

Many CEOs at the world's most valuable tech companies rely on No. 2 executives to help them get the job done.  Some of these execs may go on to run the company one day, while others may leave for big opportunities somewhere else.  For example, top executives like Sheryl Sandberg and Ted Sarandos are second-in-command at Facebook and Netflix, respectively.  Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. Life at the top of the world's most valuable tech companies isn't easy. For CEOs at co...
Tags: Apple, Google, Amazon, Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg, Elon Musk, Hollywood, Shonda Rhimes, Trends, Tesla, Larry Page, Netflix, Williams, Larry Ellison, Tim Cook, Sergey Brin


6 VCs on the future of Michigan’s startup ecosystem

The Michigan startup scene is growing and venture capitalists see several key areas of opportunities. What follows is a survey of some of the top VCs in the state and how they see COVID-19 affecting the growth of Detroit, Ann Arbor and all of Michigan’s startup ecosystem. According to the Michigan Venture Capital Association (MVCA), there are 144 venture-backed startup companies in Michigan, which is an increase of 12% over the last five years. The amount of capital available in the state hit a...
Tags: Tech, Cisco, Michigan, Detroit, Jeff Williams, University Of Michigan, Bay Area, Ann Arbor, Stallman, Fontinalis Partners, Dug Song, Fontinalis, Greg Schwartz, Michigan Venture Capital Association MVCA, MVCA, Tim Streit


5 VCs on the future of Michigan’s startup ecosystem

The Michigan startup scene is growing and venture capitalists see several key areas of opportunities. What follows is a survey of some of the top VCs in the state and how they see COVID-19 affecting the growth of Detroit, Ann Arbor and all of Michigan’s startup ecosystem. According to the Michigan Venture Capital Association (MVCA), there are 144 venture-backed startup companies in Michigan, which is an increase of 12% over the last five years. The amount of capital available in the state hit a...
Tags: Tech, Cisco, Michigan, Detroit, Jeff Williams, University Of Michigan, Bay Area, Ann Arbor, Stallman, Fontinalis Partners, Dug Song, Fontinalis, Greg Schwartz, Michigan Venture Capital Association MVCA, MVCA, Tim Streit


Apple's Independent iPhone Repair Program Adds More U.S. Locations and Expands to Canada and Europe

Apple today announced that over 140 more repair businesses are now participating in its Independent Repair Provider Program in the United States. The program, launched in August 2019, is also being expanded to Canada and Europe. The program allows independent repair shops like uBreakiFix to offer certified out-of-warranty service for iPhones, such as display and battery replacements. Participating businesses receive access to the same Apple genuine parts, tools, training, repair manuals, and ...
Tags: Iphone, Apple, Ios, Ipad, Europe, Mac, Canada, United States, Rumors, Jeff Williams, Apple Stores, Independent Repair Provider Program, Apple Authorized Service Providers Independent


7 ways Apple makes its keynote presentations so engaging

Before every new iPhone and Apple product comes a keynote presentation. Apple's keynotes have been an essential part of its brand for over 20 years.  Apple's presenters use techniques that may not be immediately obvious, but they are effective, and they create enormous anticipation prior to Apple's multiple product launches.  Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. Following is a transcript of the video. Narrator: Before we get a new iPhone, we get an Apple keynote. Tim Cook: We've...
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Apple COO Jeff Williams: 'People Have Been Really Resourceful and We're Moving the Ball Forward'

Apple's chief operating officer Jeff Williams is "optimistic" about the economy's ability to rebound from the impact of the global health crisis, according to an interview he did with Fox Business this morning. Williams said that he feels great about the economy in the long haul, and cited Apple's recent launch of three new products. "I am optimistic. As you look around, you see the resilience of the people working through this challenging time and when I take a look inside of Apple, I couldn't...
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Report Details How Apple and Google Developed Contact Tracing API

Apple and Google developed their upcoming COVID-19 contact tracing tool in record time, according to a new report from CNBC that details how the two companies came together to create the API. It took Apple under a month to flesh out the project, and in the beginning stages, it was the work of a handful of employees who had started brainstorming a solution to help prevent the spread of COVID-19 back in March. The speed at which the tool was developed was "highly unusual" for Apple, according ...
Tags: Apple, Google, Tim Cook, Sundar Pichai, Cnbc, Jeff Williams, Craig Federighi, COVID, COVID-19 Coronavirus


Tim Cook Assures Employees Apple is Staying Focused on What It Does Best

Apple CEO Tim Cook today addressed Apple employees at a virtual company-wide meeting held to address questions about work-from-home arrangements and when people can expect to return to their jobs in retail stores and corporate offices. Bloomberg shared details on the meeting, with ‌Tim Cook‌ calling the current health crisis an "uncertain and stressful moment" that Apple will recover from. Apple, said Cook, began the year with a strong balance sheet and will continue investing "in a really si...
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Successful Aging: Why older people are starting new businesses — and succeeding

Q. I am over 50 and some of my newest entrepreneur partners are in their 60s and 70s. Their breadth and scope of experience is phenomenal. Is this common? I keep thinking that entrepreneurship is with the young folks in Silicon Valley.  L.B. Dear L.B. Your experience validates the prevalence of older entrepreneurs. The media tends to describe entrepreneurs particularly those who are tech-savvy as being in their early 20s. That’s not the case. The highest rate of entrepreneurial activity in the U...
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From Sheryl Sandberg to Ted Sarandos, here are the high-powered executives who are 2nd-in-command to some of the biggest CEOs in tech

Many CEOs at the world's most valuable tech companies rely on No. 2 executives to help them get the job done.  Some of these execs may go on to run the company one day, while others may leave for big opportunities somewhere else.  For example, top executives like Sheryl Sandberg and Ted Sarandos are second-in-command at Facebook and Netflix, respectively.  Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. Life at the top of the world's most valuable tech companies isn't easy. For CEOs at co...
Tags: Apple, Google, Amazon, Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg, Elon Musk, Hollywood, Shonda Rhimes, Trends, Tesla, Larry Page, Netflix, Williams, Larry Ellison, Tim Cook, Sergey Brin


The Saudi Crown Prince accused of hacking Jeff Bezos' phone met with more than a dozen tech execs and celebs during the same US trip. From Tim Cook to Oprah, here's everyone Mohammed bin Salman met with.

There's a good chance Apple CEO Tim Cook, Google founders Larry Page and Sergey Brin, and venture capitalist Peter Thiel are having their phones examined right about now, in the wake of new reports about the hacking of Jeff Bezos' phone. A forensic analysis commissioned by Bezos suggests that it's likely his phone was hacked in May 2018 via a file sent from a WhatsApp account used by Saudi Arabian Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, according to reports in The Guardian and the Financial Times. Th...
Tags: Google, Amazon, Microsoft, Saudi Arabia, Amc, US, Trends, Bloomberg, Larry Page, New York Times, Tim Cook, Sergey Brin, Peter Thiel, Virgin Group, Richard Branson, Silicon Valley