In a **totally unscripted surprise** call to celebrate Mad Money stock analyst Jim Cramer’s 10th year on the air, Apple CEO Tim Cook let loose a slew of compliments to the analyst who has had a controversial past with AAPL stock trading.
Cramer starts off by briefly praising ResearchKit, with Cook reiterating the incredible success the software package has already had mere days after its launch. The two then moved on to discuss Apple Pay’s popularity among banks, retailers, and users.
Tim Cook reveals a few minutes later that Steve Jobs’ office still stands empty in the company’s Cupertino headquarters right next door to Cook’s. Steve’s name is still on the door.
When Cramer asks Cook if the car and the home are the next big frontiers for Apple, or if he’s “not thinking big enough,” Cook response that “those are two big ones,” possibly indicating that he has some interest in revolutionizing the auto industry. However, Cook says that the biggest new frontier for Apple right now is the health industry.
That led to a short discussion on the future of the Apple Watch and its sensor array. Tim Cook closed out the call by confirming that he believes the wearable device will be able to detect diseases like diabetes and cancer within his lifetime.
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