• Apple CEO Tim Cook: I Don't Believe in Overuse of Technology

    4 monthes ago - By Mac Rumors

    Apple this morning announced the expansion of its "Everyone Can Code" initiative to 70 educational institutions across Europe , and following the announcement, Apple CEO Tim Cook spoke at Harlow College in Essex, one of the schools that will adopt the new curriculum.
    The Guardian shared several of Cook's comments, which covered overuse of technology and boundaries for children.
    Cook said he believes there are concepts that can't be taught using technology, and in many courses, technology shouldn't dominate. "I don't believe in overuse. I'm not a person that says we've achieved success if...
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  • Apple CEO Tim Cook blames social media and technology ‘overuse' after iPhone addiction criticisms

    Apple CEO Tim Cook blames social media and technology ‘overuse' after iPhone addiction criticisms

    4 monthes ago - By VentureBeat

    Speaking in the United Kingdom today regarding Apple's Everyone Can Code curriculum, Apple CEO Tim Cook briefly addressed the topic of iPhone addiction, seemingly casting blame on social media, and the “overuse” of technology.
    “I don't have a kid,” said the 57-year-old Cook, “but I have a nephew that I put some boundaries on. There are some things that I won't allow; I don't want them on a social network.”
    A debate has raged over whether smartphones, social media, or a combination of factors is leading children - and many adults - to stay glued to their devices, awaiting text and other...
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