Tech Look Ahead: Apple After Steve Jobs
MELISSA BLOCK, HOST:
From NPR News, this is ALL THINGS CONSIDERED. I'm Melissa Block. And it's time now for All Tech Considered.
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BLOCK: First in this week's Look Ahead, how is Apple CEO, Tim Cook, filling the Steve Jobs void? We'll hear from Cook tomorrow when he gives the opening address at a conference in L.A. And NPR's technology correspondent Steve Henn says it will be...
STEVE HENN, BYLINE: One of our first chances to see him in a unstructured environment and see how he responds on the seat.
BLOCK: In an interesting move last week, Cook gave up a bonus, a really big bonus.
HENN: A $75 million bonus. I'm a little obsessed with the figure.
BLOCK: That money is from the company's new dividend payments to employees. And that's our very quick Look Ahead to the week's tech news...
HENN: Seventy-five million dollars.
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BLOCK: ...with NPR's Steve Henn.
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