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18 hrs ago | KRCR

Smartphone innovation is dying, but that's OK

Here's a short message to smartphone makers before you try to wow us with a bunch of glitzy features in your next device: Don't do it.


Related Topix: iPhone, Apple, Startups, Cameras

21 hrs ago | The Peninsula

Ex-Apple chief plans mobile phone for India

NEW DELHI: Former Apple chief executive John Sculley, whose marketing skills helped bring the personal computer to desktops worldwide, says he plans to launch a mobile phone in India to exploit its still largely untapped smartphone market.


Related Topix: Apple, Startups, World News, India, Marketing, Computers, PC

Yesterday | NEWS.com.au

15 famous predictions that were spectacularly wrong

THE iPod? That'll never catch on. From technology to transportation and music, these futurist fails were way off the mark.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, Apple, iPod, Startups, Inventions

Fri Apr 18, 2014

Silicon Alley Insider

Here's How The Taxi Industry Can Save Itself From Uber

There's a fierce fight between ride-sharing startups and the taxi companies raging around the country, and I think I know a way to make peace, let both sides walk away with a win, and, most important, give the riding public the best of all worlds.


Related Topix: Online Music, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Rahm Emanuel


Macworld/iWorld's Continued Decline, All Eyes On WWDC 2014

Macworld/iWorld 2014 came and went this past month. No one noticed. No one remembered.


Related Topix: Apple, Startups

Business Journal

The Pipeline: Flash Boys fallout, Steve Jobs the bully, and Barry Diller's content strategy

Silicon Valleya Book casualty: Virtu , the high-frequency trader owned in part by private equity shop Silver Lake Partners , puts its IPO on indefinite hold because of negative publicity surrounding high frequency trades stirred up by Michael Lewis ' book Flash Boys .


Related Topix: Venture Capital, Emerging Technology


SchaumbUrg, Rick! I worked with some of those great folks who are now with Huawei...

I never walked its corridors in Schaumberg, Ill., but I feel I have been touched by the digital DNA of Motorola.


Related Topix: Motorola, Cellphones

She Knows

Geek appeal is the new sexy

Guys looking to score a hot chick might be wise to put down the weights and pick up some coding skills.


Related Topix: Computers, Mark Zuckerberg, The Avengers, Nathan Fillion

Thu Apr 17, 2014

West Australian

Tech workers seek to use Steve Jobs evidence in upcoming trial on no-hire accords

Four large technology companies should not be allowed to limit evidence about Apple Inc co-founder Steve Jobs at an upcoming trial over no-hire agreements in Silicon Valley, according to a court document filed late on Thursday by employees suing the firms.


Related Topix: Books, Steve Jobs, Apple, Startups, Science / Technology, Google, Emerging Technology, Search Engines


4 Steps to Better Writers

Clarity. It is what we long for when we travel through a student's essay. Yet our struggling writers make us wander through a cluttered maze of thoughts, leading to dead ends.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, Apple


Steve Jobs and Ezra Cornell: Entrepreneurs

More and more MBA students are choosing to major in entrepreneurship, rather than the traditional disciplines of finance and marketing.


Related Topix: Jobs, Marketing, Science / Technology, Apple, Startups, Cornell University

Boy Genius

Why now is the time to buy as much Apple stock as you can

Apple's stock has been stuck in the doldrums for some time now, as people lament the death of Steve Jobs, the supposed lack of innovation , and concerns that the company just isn't the same as what it used to be .


Related Topix: Science / Technology, Apple, Startups, Stanley, iPhone, iPod


Reading List: What's that song?

From our keyboard to your eyes, we're here to round up the top Apple-related stories on the Web this Thursday.


Related Topix: Apple, Startups, Cable & Satellite, Media, Radio, Siri, iPod


Mark Zuckerberg on the shift to mobile and the Great Unbundling of Facebook

Mark Zuckerberg says his approach to mobile consists of breaking the monolithic Facebook app down into smaller, more discrete experiences - ones that may look and feel nothing like the big blue app or main website, and may even allow for different identities When you're as big as Facebook is - with over a billion users worldwide and a stock-market ... (more)


Related Topix: Facebook, iPod touch App, iPad App, iPhone and iPad App, iPhone App, Startups, Social Software, Mark Zuckerberg, Instagram

The Economist

The pope as a turnaround CEO: The Francis effect

BUSINESS schools regularly teach their students about great "turnaround CEOs" who breathe new life into dying organisations: figures such as IBM's Lou Gerstner, Fiat's Sergio Marchionne and Apple's Steve Jobs.


Related Topix: Pope Benedict XVI, Automakers, Fiat Spa, Roman Catholic Church, Religion

Wed Apr 16, 2014


Start-up Tips From The Bosses Of Ebay, Chegg, Airbnb--And Ashton Kutcher

On April 11th, some of Silicon Valley's top minds flew 3,000 miles from San Francisco to Colgate University to kick off the college's entrepreneur weekend .


Related Topix: Jobs, eBay, Startups, AirBnB, Ashton Kutcher, Colgate University


Apprentice as assassin in 'The Intern's Handbook'

When he was just 12 years old, Steve Jobs, the late co-founder of Apple computer, called Hewlett-Packard's president looking for spare computer parts and wound up scoring a summer internship.


Related Topix: Jobs, Computers, Hewlett Packard, Apple, Startups, Fashion, Stella McCartney, Designers

Cult of Mac Blog

Samsung Email: Steve's Dead, Let's Attack iPhone

The Apple vs Samsung legal battle has been full of low points for both companies as they spare for global domination, but an email from Samsung's VP of Sales fired off just two days after Steve Jobs' death shows how heartless the war has gotten.


Related Topix: iPad App, Twitter, iPhone App, iPod touch App, iPhone and iPad App, iPhone, Startups, Apple

[H]ard OCP

Samsung: Steve Jobs' Death 'Best Opportunity To Attack iPhone'

Whether this guy is right or wrong is beside the point, it is never a good thing to have e-mails like this go public in the middle of a trial.


Related Topix: Apple, Startups

CNET News.com

Can Apple's former top evangelist 'democratize' design Down Under?

Guy Kawasaki, who played a supporting -- but very visible -- role promoting the adoption of Apple's Macintosh in the 1980s, wants to do something similar for Canva, a Sydney-based graphic design tech company.


Related Topix: Graphic Design, Arts, Science / Technology, Apple, Startups, Science, Computer Science