| Mar 24, 2015
| 11:03 AM
Miles White joined the likes of Warren Buffett and Jamie Dimon on Tuesday as one of Barron's picks for the world's 30 best CEOs.
White, 60, has held the top job at North Chicago-based Abbott Laboratories since 1999. He is known for his bold...
| Mar 23, 2015
| 8:46 AM
Sure, there's already been a bestselling, authorized biography of Steve Jobs: "Steve Jobs" by Walter Isaacson. But it's not the best biography, according to Apple brass.
Tim Cook and other company executives are throwing their support behind "Becoming...
| Mar 20, 2015
| 7:35 AM
Apple's new ResearchKit software platform turns the iPhone into a diagnostic tool drawing medical data from millions of potential customers, creating a boon for researchers and a headache for privacy advocates.
With iPhone users' permission, Apple...
| Mar 18, 2015
| 3:00 AM
Apple's ambition to be a dominant player in television is expected to accelerate the unraveling of the pay-TV bundle.
The tech giant is in negotiations with major television companies to offer a "skinny" package of channels that would include ABC, CBS...
| Mar 17, 2015
| 12:43 PM
The big TV premiere this fall could be the unbundling of TV.
Apple Inc. is in discussions with major TV programmers, including Fox, CBS and ABC, to create a "skinny" TV service for its Apple TV product and other Apple devices, according to people...
| Mar 12, 2015
| 9:00 AM
I hate it when Apple launches a new product ("Apple unveils one to watch at event: Price starts at $349 for smartwatch," March 10).
The pitch is always the same: Make the masses believe they need this product to function effectively in the high-tech...
| Mar 10, 2015
| 3:11 PM
Apple Inc. Chief Executive Tim Cook took a figurative victory lap at his company's annual shareholder meeting at its headquarters in Cupertino, Calif., one day after he announced details about the smartwatch that Apple plans to start selling next month....
| Mar 9, 2015
| 6:51 PM
There was no killer app announced at the Apple Watch event Monday. No groundbreaking features. No major new development for the Watch at all.
And yet, the Watch might wind up being the breakthrough fashion-tech accessory that the nascent wearables...
| Feb 12, 2015
| 7:49 PM
President Obama will announce an executive order Friday intended to improve the way companies share information about potential cyberthreats with one another and the government, part of a White House push to elevate concerns about cybersecurity and...
| Feb 10, 2015
| 2:14 PM
Apple will spend $850 million on a massive solar energy project that will generate enough power for the computer giant's new office campus, retail stores and its other California operations.
The tech company will be the biggest single consumer of energy...
| Mar 2, 2015
| 1:25 PM
Apple CEO Tim Cook has been on tour, telling people who are worried about online privacy that he understands their angst.
"I feel very close to the Germans," he told the German tabloid Bild am Sonntag in an interview published Sunday. "We don't read...