Category Archives: Apple

No, the #iPhone didn’t ‘change everything’

The iPhone represents the zenith of the most recent stage in the evolution of digitization. Read more

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Apple Pay to Become the Most Popular Digital Wallet Worldwide in 2020 with 227 Million Users

You will find more infographics at Statista The global number of digital wallet users could double by 2020, according to Juniper Research

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Apple to Target 2.15 Billion Video Streaming Viewers

The Wall Street Journal reports that Apple plans to add video streaming of original content to Apple Music, escalating “the arms race between Apple Music and Spotify, which both offer essentially the same catalog of tens of millions of songs, … Continue reading

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The iPhone 10th Anniversary

Ten years ago today, Apple announced the iPhone. Demonstrating the new pocket communicating computer at Macworld in San Francisco, Steve Jobs said: Every once in a while, a revolutionary product comes along that changes everything… today, we’re introducing three revolutionary … Continue reading

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iPhone Digital Tipping Point: Screen time took over active leisure in 2007

Brookings: Screen time increasingly dominates our leisure hours, too, according to the annual American Time Use Survey, which is based on a nationally representative sample of individuals aged 15 and older. “Screen time” and “active leisure” are necessarily hard to … Continue reading

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The Rise of the ‘Tech’ Giants

Financial Times: [August 1, 2016] was something of a red-letter day for the tech industry. When the stock market closed, the five most valuable companies on the planet were, for the first time, technology concerns. And they all hailed from … Continue reading

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What Are Amazon Echo, Apple Siri and Google Now Good For?

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Steve Jobs on how people hate streaming music (video)

Steve Jobs in 2003: “People have told us over and over and over again–they don’t want to rent their music.”

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Apple is in a Category All by Itself (#dataviz)

Source: Data Science Central

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Will the Apple Watch Give Rise to Bring Your Own Wearable (BYOW)?

The expectations for the official launch of the Apple Watch on March 9 are running high. Just like quarterly earnings estimates we now have a Wall Street consensus about how many Apple will sell this year: 14 million. Most of … Continue reading

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