Apple’s Tim Cook: The Full D11 Interview (Video)

Apple’s chief was happy to talk about taxes and even new hires and acquisitions. But when it came to new products, he was his usual coy self.



Apple CEO Tim Cook made his debut at D10 last year in his first major interview as the new leader of the iconic and powerful tech giant. Since taking over from industry legend Steve Jobs, Cook has faced an increasingly high-pressure market and intense competition from a range of rivals, most especially Google’s Android, as well as popular offerings from Korea’s Samsung. Before Jobs stepped down, Cook was Apple’s COO, headed the company’s Macintosh division, and played a key role in the continued development of strategic reseller and supplier relationships. Prior to joining Apple, he worked at Compaq and IBM.

Posts With Tim Cook

Apple CEO Tim Cook Made $4.25 Million This Year

… but he lost another $4 million in performance-based stock awards.

U.S. Christmas Day Shoppers Bought More on iOS Than Android

Does a unit of market share matter if it’s not being used?

Apple Strikes Long-Awaited Deal With China Mobile, With iPhone 5s and 5c to Hit Stores on January 17

At long, last the two companies have struck a deal to help Apple target one of its biggest opportunities in mobile.

Hear How Witnessing a Cross-Burning as a Child Motivated Apple CEO Tim Cook to Fight for Equality (Video)

Accepting a lifetime achievement award from Auburn University, Cook talks about how growing up in rural Alabama fueled a lifetime commitment to working to expand human rights.

Apple Doesn’t Want to Pay the Feds’ E-Book Lawyer $70,000 a Week

Apple lost its antitrust e-book trial this summer. Now it has to pay a court-appointed attorney more than $1,100 an hour to keep tabs on itself.


A Techsgiving Feast (Comic)

Here is the latest comic from our Joy of Tech friends at Geek Culture, Nitrozac and Snaggy. Joy of Tech appears three times a week in the Voices section of this site.

Carl Icahn Now Owns about $2.5 Billion Worth of Apple Shares

Still agitating for a bigger buyback.


Workplace Equality Is Good for Business

Apple’s CEO asks Congress to pass the Employment Nondiscrimination Act.

AllThingsD Week in Review: Patent Wars Redux and Netflix Thinks “Big”

The Top 10 stories that powered AllThingsD this week, in one convenient post.

iPhone 5c Was Always Planned as Mid-Tier, Not Low-End, Says Cook

“Our entry iPhone is the iPhone 4s.”

Apple Scores Another Beat

How a Free OS Will Pay Off for Apple

Apple Unveils a Mightier iPad Mini

More iPhone 5c Supply Chain Rumors