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Old Nov 30, 2012, 06:19 PM   #1
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Tim Cook to Be Profiled on NBC's Rock Center with Brian Williams Next Week




Tim Cook will be the center of a feature on NBC's Rock Center news show next week, the first major interview the CEO has given. Steve Jobs was famously camera shy, preferring to let Apple's products speak for themselves.

In this brief preview, Williams notes that Tim Cook was able to walk around Grand Central Station unrecognized until he got to the Apple Store there.

The full show will air on NBC next Thursday, December 6th.

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Old Nov 30, 2012, 06:21 PM   #2
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Tim Cook will be the center of a feature on NBC's Rock Center news show next week, the first major interview the CEO has given. Steve Jobs was famously camera shy, preferring to let Apple's products speak for themselves.

In this brief preview, Williams notes that Tim Cook was able to walk around Grand Central Station unrecognized until he got to the Apple Store there.

The full show will air on NBC next Thursday, December 6th.

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Steve was camera shy? Since when?
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Old Nov 30, 2012, 06:27 PM   #3
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Steve was camera shy? Since when?
Haha, that's what I was going to say. Being selective is not the same as being camera shy.
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Old Nov 30, 2012, 06:28 PM   #4
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Since when did anyone treat Steve Jobs like a rockstar? I think NBC's commentary is a bit off.

I am excited to see what Mr. Cook has to say. I feel like he really has a pulse on Apple, and his steady-hand execution has been a huge benefit to the company.
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Old Nov 30, 2012, 06:28 PM   #5
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Steve was camera shy? Since when?
Yeah, maybe camera shy isn't the right choice of words. But he rarely spoke, if ever, spoke about his personal life - or about himself- when giving interviews. It was always about the products and values...
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Old Nov 30, 2012, 06:30 PM   #6
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I wonder if he'll reveal anything about the PowerBook G5.
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Old Nov 30, 2012, 06:35 PM   #7
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I see Tim regularly at the Fraiche Yogurt shop in Palo Alto with his iPad. He never seems to recognize me though
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Old Nov 30, 2012, 06:37 PM   #8
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haha wow, nobody recognized tim cook.
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Old Nov 30, 2012, 06:38 PM   #9
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nope, the black dude on the stairs recognized him, he taps his buddy.
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Old Nov 30, 2012, 06:39 PM   #10
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Steve was camera shy? Since when?
Not shy as in feeling afraid or uncomfortable but camera shy as in he didn't see the need to do interviews.
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Old Nov 30, 2012, 06:39 PM   #11
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nope, the black dude on the stairs recognized him, he taps his buddy.
was just about to say this, he had to take a double take haha
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Old Nov 30, 2012, 06:43 PM   #12
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Yeah, maybe camera shy isn't the right choice of words. But he rarely spoke, if ever, spoke about his personal life - or about himself- when giving interviews. It was always about the products and values...
Except for that whole book thing towards the end.
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Old Nov 30, 2012, 06:46 PM   #13
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Except for that whole book thing towards the end.
That was for his kids.
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That show is pretty awful. Williams has no clue about technology. His interview with Zuckerberg was cringe-worthy.
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That was for his kids.
Right.

Let's pretend he can't talk to them for a moment and that he wanted Isaacson to record his life for them. Why publish the thing? Lord knows his family needed the money to live a meager existence after his passing.
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Steve was camera shy? Since when?
Agreed. A better word might have been 'private'.
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wish I ran into him and ask him where the flack the mac pros are and if they still care about there pro users.
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I gave up trying to watch the video about 1:20 into the commercial of Gonzo trying to sell me Abilify. WTF NBC?!?
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Steve was camera shy? Since when?
Yeah no idea where that came from lol. You can spend hours on youtube watching interviews with him.
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I wonder if he'll reveal anything about the PowerBook G5.
That's so funny, last time I heard that, I laughed so hard I fell off my dinosaur.
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Right.

Let's pretend he can't talk to them for a moment and that he wanted Isaacson to record his life for them. Why publish the thing? Lord knows his family needed the money to live a meager existence after his passing.
Why so mad?
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NBC's Feller Center ... pass.
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was just about to say this, he had to take a double take haha
Maybe they recognized Brian Williams, haha.
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