Apple to Hold Company Town Hall Discussing 'Exciting New Things' at Apple

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    After today's record breaking results, Apple will be holding a company-wide Town Hall for employees discussing some "exciting new things going on at Apple." Tim Cook sent a company-wide email to employees, as posted by 9to5Mac:
    These town hall meetings are restricted to Apple employees and it's unlikely Cook will announce anything too exciting. However, details of the event invariably leak out, and may show Apple's changes and direction internally. The Town Hall is taking place on Wed, Jan 25th at 10am Pacific.

    Article Link: Apple to Hold Company Town Hall Discussing 'Exciting New Things' at Apple
     
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    Company newsletter. Mark my words.
     
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    i'm guessing that apple is going to use the iPad and iBooks for internal training somehow?

    hopefully something good is announced!
     
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    someone who works at apple forwards them.

    (fixed the 25th date typo.)

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    start of apple propaganda. :( just do great things, no need to announce them.
     
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    They are releasing a camera, a printer, and bringing back the cube.
     
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    Anonymously? Isn't this a breach of the rules that apple dictates for its employees?
     
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    Team, we're changing from Coke to Pepsi in the cafeteria.
     
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    That's probably closer to reality than some are thinking. Probably just some new employee initiatives similar to how they brought charity back to the apple organization.
     
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    Ya. With Apple's level of secrecy Tim isn't going to talk about any new products.
     
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    Let's not look too hard into the horse's mouth.
     
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    This! And don't forget the G5.
     
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    Check up the definition on an information leak. ;)
     
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    No!!!!!!!!!!! Not Pepsi!!! The horrors!
     
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    Some leaks are planned PR moves. It doesn't necessarily have a negative connotation for the employee responsible.
     
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    Probably some sort of employee profit sharing. They've gotta use some of that cash, and a one time or company performance based grant to employees is a decent way to do it.
     
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    His two key messages..

    1. Imagine how much better our results would have been if the 4S hadn't been such a disappointment. But keep turning out such disappointments please. I love them.

    2. As a reward, I am upgrading our company free coffee to Star Bucks. We do like some companies from the Seattle area.
     
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    In the spirit of SJ, shouldn't it be Snapple?
     
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    Hopefully it will be an update on the progress of the building of the new headquarters.
     

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