Topics :: Apple Inc.

Queer Apple Customer Finds 'F@G' Written on His Receipt

By Winnie McCroy | Friday Aug 15, 2014
A queer Apple customer was shocked to find a homophobic slur printed on his receipt after a recent visit to a Portland, Oregon, Apple store.

Apple Releases New Pride Video

By Jason St. Amand | Tuesday Jul 8, 2014
Apple Inc. released a new video on YouTube Monday that celebrates LGBT Pride and details thousands of the technology giant’s employees celebrating in San Francisco.

Apple CEO Tim Cook Celebrates San Fran Pride

By Jason St. Amand | Tuesday Jul 1, 2014
Days after being inadvertently outed on TV, Apple’s CEO Tim Cook surprised the LGBT community Sunday when he attended the San Francisco Pride Parade, celebrating with 5,000 Apple employees who marched under the slogan, "Apple Pride."

’Squawk’ Host Accidentally "Outs" Apple CEO as Gay

By Winnie McCroy | Saturday Jun 28, 2014
A CNBC news anchor ruffled feathers today when he accidentally outed Apple CEO Tim Cook as gay during a live panel discussion.

Apple’s Beats Buy Follows Fashion/Tech Trend

By Barbara Ortutay | Thursday May 29, 2014
Apple’s recent purchase of Beats Electronics is yet another example of the integration of fashion and technology.

Russian LGBT Groups Ask Apple to Break With Anti-Gay Businessman

By Jason St. Amand | Tuesday Jan 7, 2014
More than 15 LGBT organizations have teamed up to urge Apple officials to cut ties with Euroset, the largest phone retailer in Russia, after the company’s creative director came under fire last month for saying gays should be shoved alive into a furnace.

Apple OKs New LGBT Social Networking App for 12 & Up

By Jason St. Amand | Monday Dec 16, 2013
LGBT social media (dating) apps, like Grindr and Scruff, are about to get a new competitor: Distinc.tt - "the only gay social app approved by the iTunes store for 12-year-olds and older."

Mass. Teen Calls on Apple to Change Definition of ’Gay’

By Jason St. Amand | Wednesday Nov 13, 2013
A Massachusetts teenager wants Apple officials to change the computer company’s definition of the word "gay" in its dictionary.

Apple Exec Comes Out in Support of ENDA

By Jason St. Amand | Monday Nov 4, 2013
As the Senate is scheduled on Monday to vote on the Employee Nondiscrimination Act (ENDA), Apple Chief Executive Tim Cook is voicing his opinion and is urging the government pass the bill.

Lawyer/Soldier/Model Sues Apple for Allowing Porn to Destroy his Marriage

By Bobby McGuire | Sunday Jul 14, 2013
Not since Eve in the book of Genesis has an apple caused so much misery. That is, until June 19, 2013 when a Tennessee attorney filed a complaint suing Apple for an undisclosed sum, for ease that its products allowed pornography to destroy his marriage.