This week on AI: Apple’s ‘Neural Engine,’ ‘iPhone 8’ & iPad Pro rumors, new Apple execs & more

Rumors about the "iPhone 8," new AI technology, and new iPad Pros continued to grow, but there was also news of important corporate maneuvers — including two new executive positions at Apple, and a long-awaited settlement in the company’s legal battle with Nokia. AppleInsider – Frontpage News

Korean prosecutors charge Samsung head, other execs with bribery & embezzlement

South Korea prosecutors on Tuesday indicted the acting head of the Samsung Group — Jay Y. Lee — for bribery and embezzlement, leveling similar charges at four other executives as well in the influence scandal surrounding Korean President Park Geun-hye and her friend, Choi Soon-sil. AppleInsider – Frontpage News

Report: Tim Cook, other tech execs attended secret meeting to discuss how to stop Donald Trump

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump has been very vocal with his opinions about Apple recently and now, it appears that Tim Cook is part of a coalition trying to stop Trump gaining the nomination. According to a report from the Huffington Post, Cook was among a handful of tech CEOs and Republican establishment members who […]

Tim Cook among tech & media execs invited to Sun Valley conference next month

Tim Cook at last year’s Sun Valley conference Apple CEO Tim Cook has once again been invited to the high profile Sun Valley conference this year, Variety reports, where media moguls and tech industry leaders gather annually to meet and attend panels covering the business. Cook’s attendance this year will mark his fourth consecutive year […]