Apple just spent about $25 billion on its shareholders but should recoup it shortly and have $100 billion to spend again. Check out the ways we've come up with for Apple to spend its bank account. Read the full blog. What would you do with the money?
First: Give $100 one-time dividend for every Apple shareholder
Invest in 200 million iPads for every U.S. school and college student.
Buy 400 billion individually wrapped Twinkie’s.
Buy 33.3 billion Starbucks caffé lattes.
Buy a pre-IPO Facebook.
Pay off the UK’s budget £43.94 billion ($69.6 billion) deficit.
Buy 59 gift-wrapped Space Shuttle Endeavours.
Buy 3,600 islands worth $25 million each, like Dark Island, Vermont.
Acquire (and fire) Yahoo, and Research in Motion.
Give every U.S. citizen a months worth of gasoline.
Pay off the pirates, again.
Bail out Greece.
$323 tax rebate to every U.S. citizen.
Buy every NFL team three times over