Tag: Editorial

Editorial: Steve Jobs shared secrets of Apple’s iPad but nobody listened

Before he passed away, Steve Jobs uncharacteristically shared some strategic insights in public on what would make tablets successful. Rather than the rest of the industry benefiting from his observations,… Read more »

Editorial: Samsung hasn’t copied AppleTV+ yet, but it’s only a matter of time

It’s not true that Samsung copies absolutely everything Apple ever does. Apart from Apple TV+, though, we’re struggling to find another exception — and there are reasons to think TV… Read more »

Editorial: The new Services – How will Apple Arcade’s exclusivity, privacy affect Android & Google Play?

Apple has built a very strong position in mobile gaming in its iOS App Store. With Apple Arcade, it is working to create a new pipeline of fun, original, attractive,… Read more »

Editorial: How AirPods and Shortcuts shifted Apple’s Siri story and blunted Amazon’s Alexa Echo threat

Two years ago there was no shortage of media coverage imagining that Apple’s entire hardware business was about to be eclipsed by a new voice-first world where Amazon’s Alexa, Google’s… Read more »

Editorial: HomePod is as powerful as the iPhone 6, so let’s have an App Store for it

Amazon and Google have the reputation for selling smart speakers with far more features than Apple’s HomePod. Yet Apple’s brilliant music player is really a powerful device that just needs… Read more »

Editorial: CBC again attacks Apple’s repair policies, but still lacks knowledge of how it really works

Six months after the last attack on Apple’s repair policies and practices, CBC has produced another report objecting to Apple’s reluctance to dealing with water-damaged iPhones, with it again lacking… Read more »

Editorial: Apple note sends media pundits into a fit of histrionic gibberish

After Apple restated its December quarter revenue guidance to account for weaker than expected iPhone demand in China, media across the spectrum has cranked their clickbait content generators up to… Read more »