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In the first part of Charlie Rose's Tim Cook interview, the Apple CEO says the company has "taken steps with Apple TV"; identifies Google as the company's top competitor; Read More →
"You just slowly forget, and half of the entrepreneurs today, or maybe more — 60 percent or 70 percent — weren't around in '99, so they have no muscle memory whatsoever."
— Bill Gurley, partner at Benchmark Read More →
We've rounded up some news about how Apple's product launches and announcements this week are affecting/may affect other companies:
• Sprint shares are up more than 6 percent today, and more than 20 percent since it announced this week an "iPhone Read More →
"In the past decade, we measured ourselves by how much we changed China. In the future, we will be judged by how much progress we bring to the world."
— Jack Ma, Alibaba CEO, in a letter to investors Read More →