"We could make a ton of money if we monetized our customers, if our customers were our product", Cook said an the interview with Kara Swisher and Chris Hayes. "We've elected not to do that ... We want kids to go to the store, right?" "Privacy to us is a human right, a civil liberty". The remarks echoed what he said in China over the weekend, when Cook described Facebook's current predicament as "dire" and suggested "some well-crafted regulation is necessary".
Said Cook: "What would I do? However, I think we're beyond that", Cook continued. In 2016, the US Department of Justice had ordered Apple to create a custom firmware that would allow investigators to circumvent the company's security features.
Apple is still a hardware company that makes the bulk of its revenues from devices, while Facebook nearly exclusively relies on advertising to make money, which requires extensive user data to fine-tune targeting.
"At stake is the data security of hundreds of millions of law-abiding people and setting a risky precedent that threatens everyone's civil liberties", he continued. "You are a jewel, and we care about the user experience, and we're not going to traffic in your personal life", Tim Cook said in Chicago's hall event.
"The recent news about Facebook's alleged mismanagement of users' data has solidified our decision to suspend our activity on the platform at this time", Playboy Enterprises said.
Love letters, dirty photos sent to Parkland gunman
In an a letter stuffed inside an envelope covered in hand-drawn hearts and smiley faces, a teenager wrote, "I'm 18-years-old". She also noted, "I'm really skinny and have 34C sized breasts". "Everyone now and then gets a few, but nothing like this".
When asked specifically about the potential regulation of tech companies that are collecting and using consumer data, sometimes without a clear explanation of what that data is being used for, Cook said he's "personally not a fan of regulation". Now he has to deal with a #DeleteFacebook campaign that is trending, and is expected to testify before Congress on how something like this could happen in the first place.
Cook's comments, reported by Recode, were part of a taped interview for MSNBC's Revolution, which will air Friday, April 6.
SoftBank builds world's largest solar power plant
The solar project will provide 100,000 jobs to people and it will also increase Saudi's gross domestic product by $12 billion. Prince Mohammed stated: "It's a huge step in human history", adding "It's bold, risky and we hope we succeed doing that".
The first movie was followed by Sharknado 2: The Second One , which was a series-best reeling in 3.9 million viewers. Still good numbers for Syfy , but clearly a sign of a series on its way out in terms of popularity and relevance.
Russian Federation has successfully tested its latest intercontinental ballistic missile, the country's military said on Friday. The short video said the missile - nicknamed "Satan 2" - was launched from the Plesetsk Cosmodrome in Russian Federation .
The couple will also invite 100 students from two local schools in Windsor that have a strong affiliation with Windsor Castle . They also claimed that Princess Diana was also present at Prince William and Kate Middleton's wedding in 2011.
Spanish national police said on Wednesday that two Catalan regional officers who were traveling with him had also been arrested. Andrews University has said it is "deeply concerned by recent developments, their motives and potential consequences".
On the glass, Tristan Thompson corralled 14 boards, with Kevin Love also hauling down eight despite a rough shooting night. On Tuesday, the Pelicans were bloodied on the defensive glass, allowing 20 second-chance points in the second half alone.
While we wait for the Windows 10 Spring Creators Update next month, Microsoft is moving forward with Redstone 5 with Build 17634 . Foley further says Panos Panay will get a Chief Product Officer title but otherwise remains the head of Microsoft devices .
We can see Kim Jong Un with his wife Ri Sol Ju trying on a VR headset in front of what looks to be a shipment cargo exhibit. Many people were speculating, so authorities chose to censor terms and nicknames relating to the North Korean leader.
If you want to see everything Facebook knows about you, just go to the upper right hand corner and scroll down to settings . However, the good news is that Facebook gives users the option to see most of the information that's been collected so far.
Sunshine hasn't commented on either her Twitter or Instagram accounts and neither one has been overtly partisan in the past. Sunshine, just 22-years-old, became famous for her role as Tinka Hessenheffer in Shake It Up .
Lightning excited for 'barometer' game vs. Bruins
Dylan Larkin, Darren Helm, Andreas Athanasiou and Danny DeKeyser also scored to help Detroit overcome a 2-0 first-period deficit. Later in the second, it was Pastrnak stepping in after a hit on Bergeron and squaring off with Tampa Bay's Dan Girardi .
The full trailer for HBO's Westworld Season 2
The network has been hyping up the new season for awhile now, but they're being mysterious and secretive , as one would suspect. At the end, Bernarnold voices what we've all be thinking throughout the trailer: " You frighten me sometimes, Dolores ".
"Good chance" N. Korean leader will do "what is right"
Lawmakers are increasingly focused on their re-elections this fall in what is set to be a hard campaign cycle for Republicans. Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, a close ally of the president, is anxious about a less than ideal outcome.
Human remains likely to be of missing Hollywood actress
The body was found on Monday, March 26, in Dry Creek in the Spenceville Wildlife Area about 50 miles north of Sacramento. On March 22, San Bernardino County sheriff's deputies found Spotz in his auto in the area of the 10 and 15 Freeways.