Tag: Apple

  • Apple Park Applies Decals to Mitigate Glass Collisions

    On March 22, California’s Division of Occupational Safety and Health (Cal/OSHA) closed an inspection by letter case into Apple’s Cupertino, Calif., headquarters after reports of at least three employees walking into glass panels at Apple Park and hurting themselves. Paola Laverde, public information officer for the California Department of Industrial Relations told USGNN.com™ that someone…

  • 2017’s Defining Moments

    What a year. That’s what comes to mind as I sit here and think about 2017. What a year. There has been so much negativity and disturbing news, particularly of late with account after account of sexual harassment cases. I mean, if you’ve ever had aspirations of making it big in Hollywood, now may be…

  • Apple to Remove ‘Glass Cube’ During Flagship Renovations

    An iconic glass structure in Manhattan is coming down—at least for now. Photo by InSapphoWeTrust from Los Angeles, California, USA (Apple Store), via Wikimedia Commons The City of New York approved plans to remove Apple’s “Glass Cube” structure at its Fifth Avenue flagship store, according to building permits published by BuildZoom. The permit, issued under…

  • Apple Takes a Bite Out of Glass Architecture

    Apple Takes a Bite Out of Glass Architecture

    Apple loves glass, and it’s stocking up on the patents to prove it. The company was awarded a patent recently by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office for its well-known glass cube building design, as featured at its flagship Manhattan store. The patent, which is good for 14 years and can be viewed here, features…