Tag Archive: Explains


Jimmy Iovine explains Apple Music ads in worst way possible

Apple Music head Jimmy Iovine has won today’s “Yes, they really said that” award after an appearance on CBS This Morning. Iovine was there talking up the latest ad for Apple Music, which features singer Mary J. Blige, actress Kerry Washington, and singer/actress Taraji P. Henson just kinda hanging out with knives and salsa dancing. […]

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Talk show host explains why it pays to be pals with Jony Ive

Popular U.K. talk show host Jonathan Ross (possibly best known to U.S. readers as the husband of Kick-Ass screenwriter Jane Goldman) recently gave an interview about technology as part of the IAB Digital Upfronts 2015 conference. In addition to touching on Apple Watch and a variety of other tech topics, the most interesting anecdote came […]

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Jony Ive explains why Apple Pencil is unlike any other stylus

In what seems to be less of a rare occurrence these days, Chief Design Officer of Apple Jony Ive gave an interview  about the iPad Pro for launch day. Specifically, he talks about the infamous optional accessory called the Apple Pencil. Being that most people at first glance will see this as an overpriced, $ 100 stylus, it’s fair […]

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As crucial deadline approaches, Apple finally explains how Apple Music works

With just days to go before free Apple Music trials start to expire, Cupertino is finally getting serious about explaining exactly how its streaming music service works. A new wave of “guided tour” videos demystifies Apple Music’s functionality and features — but will this marketing and educational push be too little, too late to stop […]

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Jimmy Iovine explains why Apple Music leaves rivals in the dust

In a new interview, Beats cofounder and Apple exec Jimmy Iovine says that once Apple Music finds its groove, there’s going to be no way for rivals to compete with it. Iovine stresses the service’s human focus is Apple Music’s not-so-secret weapon, saying that, “Curation is a big thing to us, and no one is going […]

Jimmy Iovine explains why Apple Music leaves rivals in the dust

In a new interview, Beats cofounder and Apple exec Jimmy Iovine says that once Apple Music finds its groove, there’s going to be no way for rivals to compete with it. Iovine stresses the service’s human focus is Apple Music’s not-so-secret weapon, saying that, “Curation is a big thing to us, and no one is going […]

Taylor Swift explains her bad blood with Apple Music

  Taylor Swift may have announced she was shaking off Apple Music last week, but today she published an open letter to Apple explaining in more detail why her hit “1989” album won’t be joining the other 30 million songs… Read more ›

Phil Schiller explains 16GB iPhones, MacBooks with one USB port, design vs. battery life

Why does the latest iPhone still ship with just 16GB of storage as standard? Why does the new MacBook have only one USB port? Why does Apple make devices thinner and thinner rather than adding bigger batteries? At Apple’s Worldwide Developers… Read more ›

Rapper explains why Jay Z is smearing Apple with the race card

Rapper and entrepreneur Jay Z made waves when he claimed that there is a racially-motivated component to why Apple and others are “hating on” his new Tidal streaming music service. But if you thought the whole hip hop community would… Read more ›

Apple patent explains how USB-C will make every other connector obsolete

Apple still hasn’t owned up to inventing USB-C, the brand new connector featured on its 12-inch MacBook — but Apple patents have all but tied the technology to Cupertino. The latest describes how a do-it-all connector that fits USB-C’s description… Read more ›