APPLE CEO TIM COOK: COMING OUT WAS MORE IMPORTANT THAN MY PRIVACY

He said: “Every day I come to work, and in front of my desk I have a photo of Dr Martin Luther King. Every day I ask myself, it’s Dr King’s quote: ‘Life’s most persistent and urgent question is, what are you doing for others?’ “It became so clear to me that kids were getting…

APPLE’S TIM COOK DONATES $6.56 MILLION TO CHARITY

Apple boss Tim Cook has donated $6.56million (€6million) to an undisclosed charity. The donation – which took the form of 50,000 Apple shares – came to light on Friday in an SEC (Securities and Exchange) filing. The donation was executed on Thursday. Cook is obliged to disclose the movement of any shares that he owns but…

APPLE’S TIM COOK SAYS HE WILL GIVE HIS $785 MILLION FORTUNE TO CHARITY

Apple CEO Tim Cook has told Fortune magazine that he intends to give away his personal fortune to charity. Reuters reports the 54-year-old as saying that, besides paying for his 10-year-old nephew’s education, his estimated $785 million fortune would go to charitable causes. ‘You want to be the pebble in the pond that creates the ripples…

APPLE CEO TIM OFFICIALLY COMES OUT: ‘I AM PROUD TO BE GAY’

Apple CEO Tim Cook has officially come out as gay. ‘I consider being gay among the greatest gifts God has given me,’ he writes in a personal essay in Bloomberg Businessweek. ‘I’ll admit that this wasn’t an easy choice. Privacy remains important to me, and I’d like to hold on to a small amount of…