Tim Cook wants Americans to be able to vote on their iPhones

"We do our banking on phones. We have our health data on phones," Tim Cook said before asking "why not" expand voting tech to smartphones. Apple CEO Tim Cook attends the world.....»»

Category: smallbizSource: nytApr 5th, 2021

Is Ohio ready for 2020 election? League of Women Voters not so sure

Ohio Secretary of State Frank LaRose says the state’s voting systems are secure and ready for 2020. But Jen Miller of the League of Women Voters is concerned about voter turnout, WVXU reports. LaRose has been touring each of Ohio’s 88 Boards .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 30th, 2019

Apple and Will Smith move their new film ‘Emancipation’ about slavery out of Georgia to protest voting-rights law

The move marks Hollywood’s first major exit from the state where it shoots much of its work since the bill was signed into law last month......»»

Category: smallbizSource: nytApr 12th, 2021

Apple CEO Tim Cook appears to take jab at Facebook saying App Store would be better with "more social networks"

Apple and Facebook are currently engaged in a public battle over an upcoming privacy update to iPhones. Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg, left, and Apple CEO Tim Cook. MANDEL NGAN/AFP via Getty Images;Xinhua/Liu Jie via Getty Images;.....»»

Category: smallbizSource: nytApr 5th, 2021

Illinois auto dealers sue the state and EV startup Rivian for selling direct to consumers

Illinois auto dealers filed a lawsuit Thursday in Cook County Circuit Court against the secretary of state and Rivian, claiming the electric truck startup was violating.....»»

Category: topSource: chicagotribuneMar 26th, 2021

A top Georgia election official says Rudy Giuliani "lied" about election fraud by presenting a deceptively edited video as evidence

Both Gabriel Sterling and Georgia's secretary of state, Brad Raffensperger, gave "60 Minutes" interviews in which they accused Giuliani of dishonesty. Gabriel Sterling, the voting-systems m.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 11th, 2021

By the numbers: Georgia Secretary of State refutes voter fraud allegations

“This is all easily, provably false, yet the president persists," said Georgia voting system implementation manager Gabriel Sterling......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 4th, 2021

Ohio Teachers Pension Fund Bought GM, Alibaba And Sold Tesla, Apple in Q3

The State Teachers Retirement System of Ohio, or STRS Ohio, offloaded some Tesla Inc (NASDAQ: TSLA) and Apple Inc (NASDAQ: AAPL) shares and snapped up more of General Motors Company (NYSE: read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaDec 26th, 2020

Ohio health officials are ordering polls to be closed after a judge rejected the state"s request to postpone its March 17 primary

Associated Press A judge rejected Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine's request to cancel in-person voting and move the state's March 17 presidential primary to June to mitigate the spread of the novel coronavirus. Louisiana, Geo.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 16th, 2020

Ohio moves some polling places amid coronavirus concerns

Ohio Secretary of State Frank LaRose has ordered the relocation of 75 polling locations in residential senior citizen facilities across the state out of growing concerns with the coronavirus.  Notices will be mailed to affected voters. Signage will be .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 11th, 2020

Coronavirus fears to move 125 polling locations in Ohio, including 11 in Dayton region

Ohio Secretary of State Frank LaRose announced Tuesday the relocation of several polling locations throughout the Buckeye State amid mounting fears surrounding the ongoing outbreak of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19). More than 125 of the state's 3,56.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 10th, 2020

Pompeo Blasts "Renegade" & "Reckless" ICC Investigation Into US War Crimes In Afghanistan

Pompeo Blasts "Renegade" & "Reckless" ICC Investigation Into US War Crimes In Afghanistan Secretary of State Mike Pompeo lashed out in an official statement Thursday in response to the International Criminal.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeMar 5th, 2020

Apple has been granted a temporary restraining order against a man it says has been stalking Tim Cook (AAPL)

AP Images / J. Scott Applewhite Apple has been granted a temporary restraining order against a man it says is harassing CEO Tim Cook.  The filings state that Rakesh Sharma has been harassing Cook, and has shown up at his house in Palo Alto twice.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderFeb 20th, 2020

Dublin business closed by cyber attack sued by Ohio Attorney General

Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost is suing a Dublin product-launch company that abruptly closed in December, saying it failed to deliver promised services in violation of state consumer protection laws. The complaint against Idea Buyer LLC does not men.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 8th, 2020

Ivanka Trump visits Indianapolis to help "educate, train and invest in the American workforce"

Apple CEO Tim Cook, Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross and Indiana Gov. Kim Reynolds will also be in attendance......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsDec 4th, 2019

Trump"s 2020 campaign collides with trade war at Apple factory

Donald Trump’s effort to tout U.S. economic growth will clash with his trade war on Wednesday when he visits an Apple Inc. factory in Texas, where Tim Cook will probably plead in-person to keep Macs and iPhones free from tariffs......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralNov 20th, 2019

Factbox: "To Tim": Trump"s tweets to Apple CEO Cook on factories, iPhones

Apple Inc Chief Executive Tim Cook will give U.S. President Donald Trump a personal tour of its Texas computer factory on Wednesday, the latest sign of a close relationship between two of America's most powerful men......»»

Category: topSource: reutersNov 20th, 2019

Apple CEO Tim Cook met with a Chinese state regulator days after controversially booting a Hong Kong map app from the App Store

Apple CEO Tim Cook met with the chief of China's market regulator on Thursday in Beijing. Cook and Xiao Yaqing, the head of China's State Administration for Market Regula.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 18th, 2019

Apple pulls app used to track Hong Kong police, Cook defends move

Apple Inc has removed an app that helped Hong Kong protesters track police movements, saying it was used to target officers, after a Chinese state newspaper sharply criticized the U.S. tech giant for allowing the software......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 10th, 2019

West Virginia’s Blockchain Voting Pilot Was Possibly Targeted by a Student Hacker

The West Virginia Secretary of State disclosed a student attempted to tamper with the blockchain voting pilot developed by Voatz in 2018......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskOct 8th, 2019