Apple’s new chief executive Tim Cook first set its own priorities:The company is introducing new “Matching Gift Program” one. Apple’s intention is to double any donations to charitable organizations made by a full-time employees – and up to a value of $ 10,000 per year per person. “We are all inspired by the generosity of our colleagues who want to give something back to the community,” said Cook, “This program will help to make this move even more donations.”
Google may release the next version of the popular operating system for mobile devices – Android 4.0 [Ice Cream Sandwich] – in October or November this year. On a short exit “Quartet” said the former CEO of Google , Eric Schmidt , now the incumbent chairman of the board of directors.
Steve Jobs’s announcement of his resignation as Apple Inc.’s CEO created waves within the news and numerous blogs, that ran varied stories and articles concerning the ethics of their work, the corporate he co-founded, 313 additional or fewer patents that are co-assigned or attributed to him, and after all the person himself.
A company using Android has agreed to give patent licensing fees to Microsoft, because the IP shakedown continues. Velocity Micro follows General Dynamics Itronix in settling up with Microsoft to be used of unspecified mobile patents regarding its current and future Cruz Android tablets, like the 3 models revealed at CES back in January.
The exact terms of the deal haven’t been created public, nor specifically what Velocity Micro are going to be paying Microsoft. Still, it’s all cash within the bank for the corporate, that is believed to form extra money from royalties on Android handsets sold than it will on licensing out Windows Phone to its own OEM customers. Back in could, analysts estimated that HTC paid Microsoft $5 for each Android device it sold.