Tim Cook to Address UN Climate Ambition Summit

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Tim Cook at Time Flies event

Tim Cook will speak at the UN Climate Ambition Summit on December 12, marking the fifth anniversary of the Paris climate change agreement.

Tim Cook Discusses Health and Fitness

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Apple event and product release dates

Tim Cook is well known for his love of the outdoors and his interest in health and fitness issues. The Apple CEO appeared on the Outside Podcast to discuss these issues and other things, such as how his employees use the outside space at Apple Park.

Privacy Advocates Call on Tim Cook to to Implement iOS 14 Privacy Features

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Tim Cook at antitrust hearing

Ranking Digital Rights, along with seven other organizations, sent a letter [PDF] to Apple CEO Tim Cook, urging the company to implement iOS 14 privacy features that are delayed until 2021.

Apple has the opportunity to reinforce its position as an industry leader on protecting the privacy of its users by empowering them to control who can track their online behavior. At the same time, this change can and should enable the company to become more transparent about how it enforces its terms against apps that violate its policies. By delaying the introduction of crucial privacy measures, the company is slowing the momentum it created.

Watch Tim Cook’s Interview at The Atlantic Festival

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Tim Cook was remotely interviewed as part of The Atlantic Festival, talking about privacy, Apple’s ongoing antitrust investigation, his views on the Trump administration, and more. “I think that big companies deserve scrutiny. And I think that’s not only fair but important for the system that we have in America. And so I have no issue at all in Apple being put underneath the microscope and people looking and probing […] My hope is that as people continue to hear our story, that it will become as apparent to them as it is to us, that we have no monopoly, there is no monopoly here. We’re in very, very competitive markets like smartphones and smartwatches and tablets and personal computers. These things are fiercely competitive.”