“Apple Chief Executive Tim Cook was in Israel on Wednesday, and had a meeting with President Reuven Rivlin, as Apple is prepared to open a new office in the country,” Katie Marsal reports for AppleInsider.
“Photos of a discussion between Cook and Rivlin were shared by Inbal Orpaz,” Marsal reports. “Cook’s appearance coincides with the opening of a new research and development office in Herzliya Pituach, about 20 minutes north of Tel Aviv.”
Marsal reports, “The building will house 800 employees who worked for flash memory maker Anobit and motion sensing company PrimeSense, both of which were acquired by Apple.”
— Inbal Orpaz (@inbalorpaz) February 25, 2015
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[Thanks to MacDailyNews Readers “Fred Mertz” and “Dan K.” for the heads up.]
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