January 12

AAPL: 119.25

-0.50
Stock Chart

There has been speculation that Apple may be planning to build its own home speaker device to compete with the Amazon Echo and Google Home, with some expressing the view that Apple is already late to the party.

But does Apple need to compete in this space, when it arguably already has its own version of Echo or Home? The one that’s either on your wrist or in your pocket …

expand full story

January 9

AAPL: 118.99

1.08
Stock Chart

On the Backchannel blog, Steven Levy has posted a concise interview with Apple SVP Phil Schiller timed with the iPhone’s tenth anniversary. The post includes Levy’s anecdotes about Steve Jobs back in 2007 at the original iPhone launch followed up with some questions to Schiller about the success of the iPhone looking back and looking forward.

Regarding voice-only personal assistant devices like the Amazon Echo’s Alexa, Schiller says that the best intelligent assistant is the one that’s always with you, and that you can’t discount the value of a color display to present information …

expand full story

December 30, 2016

AAPL: 115.82

-0.91
Stock Chart
9to5toys 

December 15, 2016

AAPL: 115.82

0.63
Stock Chart

December 13, 2016

AAPL: 115.19

1.89
Stock Chart

December 12, 2016

AAPL: 113.30

-0.65
Stock Chart
9to5google 

December 7, 2016

AAPL: 111.03

1.08
Stock Chart

December 6, 2016

AAPL: 109.95

0.84
Stock Chart

December 1, 2016

AAPL: 109.49

-1.03
Stock Chart
electrek 

November 24, 2016

AAPL: 111.23

0.00
Stock Chart

November 21, 2016

AAPL: 111.73

1.67
Stock Chart

November 18, 2016

AAPL: 110.06

0.11
Stock Chart

November 16, 2016

AAPL: 109.99

2.88
Stock Chart
9to5toys 

November 15, 2016

AAPL: 107.11

1.40
Stock Chart

November 14, 2016

AAPL: 105.71

-2.72
Stock Chart

I’m a pretty big fan of Apple’s recently-launched Beats Solo3 Wireless headphones. The on-ear headphones, which we reviewed back in September, have a high upside for convenience, sound and style. Now that the headphones are widely available in stores, Apple has issued a new advertisement to highlight the advantages of the Beats-branded cans…and Amazon might have another pricing mistake on their hands dropping the price by a whopping $80, something Apple never does with just released products.

expand full story

9to5google 

Apple Music may be working hard to dethrone streaming music market leader Spotify, but it also can’t afford to ignore the other horses in the race. Google Play Music has today launched a major revamp of its iOS and Android apps, using machine-learning to put together context-specific playlists and ensuring that you always have music to listen to even if you forget to download offline music.

The move happens on the same day that Amazon Music Unlimited began its international expansion …

expand full story

November 8, 2016

AAPL: 111.06

0.65
Stock Chart

November 7, 2016

AAPL: 110.41

1.57
Stock Chart
electrek 

November 4, 2016

AAPL: 108.84

-0.99
Stock Chart

Submit a Tip

cancel

Submitting a tip constitutes permission to publish and syndicate. Please view our tips policy or see all contact options.

Powered by WordPress.com VIP