Cloud Computing: 10 Things We'd Like to See Apple Do with Its $40 Billion

 
 
By Don Reisinger  |  Posted 2010-03-02 Email Print this article Print
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
At a recent shareholder meeting, Steve Jobs told Apple investors that his company has $40 billion in cash-on-hand ready to be invested in technology and other strategies that will help the company continue to succeed going forward. Having that much cash and enjoying the kind of success it does is extremely important for a company such as Apple. It gives it leverage. And it ensures that if problems arise, it can address them with cash. But since Jobs has opted against a stock buy-back program, it seems that he will likely invest some of that cash into new projects. Exactly what he will do is unknown. But that won't stop us from spending it for him. There are several things that Apple can do with $40 billion in cash. And all of those ideas will help its business going forward. Let's take a look at what Apple can do with $40 billion.
 
 
 

10 Things We'd Like to See Apple Do with Its $40 Billion

10 Things We'd Like to See Apple Do with Its $40 Billionby Don Reisinger
10 Things We'd Like to See Apple Do with Its $40 Billion
 
 
 
 
 
Don Reisinger is a freelance technology columnist. He started writing about technology for Ziff-Davis' Gearlog.com. Since then, he has written extremely popular columns for CNET.com, Computerworld, InformationWeek, and others. He has appeared numerous times on national television to share his expertise with viewers. You can follow his every move at http://twitter.com/donreisinger.
 
 
 
 
 
 

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