Posted in Marketing, Product
8/02 2012

Apple TV’s innovative business model

Many commentators have picked up on a piece from the Globe and Mail suggesting that Canadian telcos Rogers and Bell are currently testing Apple TV sets. This has led to a lot of speculation about the kind of business model that Apple might pursue.

MG Siegler at Parislemon questioned whether this model mightREAD MORE

Posted in Marketing, Product
23/01 2012

With iBooks Author Apple is Enabling the Books of the Future

Apple's iBooks Author will change the way books are written

iBooks Author can make a huge difference to the textbooks available for the iPad, and the way in which students understand and absorb material. Although Apple aimed the authoring suite at school textbooks, its potential use is so much wider to any kind of book that seeks to demonstrate.

The Future isREAD MORE

Posted in Product
25/10 2011

Why Google’s Honeycomb is not Winning the Tablet Wars

Since Google launched its Android Honeycomb operating system for tablets, many pundits have been predicting that Apple’s lead in the market will soon come to an end in favor of Android. It was clear to them that the popularity of Android smartphones will be replicated in the tablet market. HoweverREAD MORE

Posted in Product
20/10 2011

Why Apple’s Siri Needs to be an Open System


When most people speak about voice recognition systems, they tend to be followed up by a short laugh or an inconsolable shrug. After all, and despite years of hope, voice recognition just hasn’t ever worked, especially if you have a non-US accent.

But enter Siri from Apple. From what hard-nosed commentatorsREAD MORE