Here’s the full email Tim Cook sent to Apple employees announcing bonuses & new charity donation matching

Notably, the email makes mention of a new charitable matching program inside Apple that will run through the end of 2018. Starting immediately, Cook says that Apple will match all employee charitable donations up to $10,000 annually, at a rate of two to one.

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Report: First 1 million HomePods begin shipping from supplier Inventec, 10-12 million expected this year

The Taipei Times reports that Apple supplier Inventec has begun a limited shipment of one million speakers to Apple. Earlier this month, analysis from GBH insights predicted that the HomePod would be released in 4 to 6 weeks, aligning with expectations.