Monday, July 31, 2017


Just checking in to see how Apple's been doing.

Apple's policies:

Apple CEO Tim Cook: Being Gay 'Among the Greatest Gifts God Has Given Me'

Apple, eBay, IBM Back Obama Admin's Lawsuit Against NC Transgender Bathroom Law

Bay Area Businesses Among 379 Pushing Supreme Court To Declare Same-Sex Marriage Constitutional Right

Every US company arguing for the Supreme Court to legalize same-sex marriage

Silicon Valley Led the Effort for Same Sex Marriage

Apple's financial situation:


FEB 1: Apple Misses Deadline for Tax Payment of $13.9 Billion to Ireland

JAN 6: Apple cuts CEO Tim Cook's pay, citing performance


OCT 25: Apple's annual profits fall for the first time in 15 years as iPhone sales decline (The Guardian)

SEPT 29: Apple, Nasdaq Slide On Report Of Exploding iPhone 7

SEPT 8: First Sign Of Trouble: Apple Will No Longer Release iPhone Pre-order Numbers

SEPT 7: Eerie calm continues: Futures flat ahead of Apple's latest product launch

AUG 19: Apple Demanding Cost Cuts From Suppliers After 30% Plunge In Orders

JULY 26: Analyst Downgrades Apple and Says It Has 'Peaked'

MAY 3: Apple's Losing Streak Is Nearing Historic Levels

APRIL 27: Goldman Removes Apple From "Conviction Buy" List, Cuts Price Target From $155 To $136

APRIL 26: Apple Reports Massive Revenue Decline As iPhone Sales Plummet Dramatically

APRIL 26: Apple Plunge Drags Entire Nasdaq Lower By 60 Points

APRIL 26: Apple Tumbles After Missing Sales And Earnings, Guides Below Lowest Estimate

FEB 16: Carl Icahn, David Einhorn Dump "No Brainer" Apple Shares

FEB 5: Tech stock destroys $529B in wealth this year, Apple the biggest destroyer of them all (USA Today)

JAN 27: The End Is Near, Part 8: Apple’s Revenue Growth “Falls Off A Cliff”

JAN 26: Apple Forecasts First Sales Drop Since 2003 on IPhone Slowdown


SEPT 14: The Fate Of The Bursting Tech Bubble Is In The Hands Of Just One Company, Apple

Apple incidents:


SEPT 13: Apple's iOS 10 update is causing major problems for some users

SEPT 9: Man Calmly Enters Apple Store And Crushes Every iPhone In Sight With A Ball Bearing

APRIL 27: Man With Head Wound Found Dead Inside Apple Conference Room; Gun Nearby

FEB 9: Apple could face legal action over 'Error 53': Experts claim the software update that renders iPhones unusable 'breaks laws' (Daily Mail)

JAN 22: Tech companies use materials mined illegally by children in Africa; Apple says 'no quick fix to complex challenges in supply chain'