"During the call, Mr. Cook gave his strongest public hint yet that he'd be willing to settle the sprawling legal battles started by his predecessor Steve Jobs. "I've always hated litigation and I continue to hate it," he said. Apple and Samsung recently agreed to enter settlement talks in a California patent case.Apple Profit Surges 94% on Strong iPhone, iPad Sales - WSJ.com
Mr. Cook also brushed off some competitors' approaches. When asked about whether Apple's tablets and laptops might converge—a model Microsoft is pushing with Windows 8—he said: "You can converge a toaster and a refrigerator, but those things are probably not going to be pleasing to the user.""
Wednesday, April 25, 2012
Apple Profit Surges 94% on Strong iPhone, iPad Sales - WSJ.com
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