Tag Archive: Success


Blind pensioner is hoping iTunes success will help save his sight

What’s the best way for an 85-year-old man, who has been registered blind for the past six years, to raise the money he needs for a sight-saving operation? Write, record and sell a song using iTunes, of course! That’s what Scottish pensioner Jock Campbell is doing, at least. Having been a producer for a band appropriately-titled […]

(via Cult of Mac – Tech and culture through an Apple lens)

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Fallout Shelter’s atomic success pulls in $5.1 million in two weeks

Fallout Shelter, the terrific vault-building game from Bethesda, raked in a whopping $ 5.1 million during its first two weeks availability. The payday is even more staggering when you take into account that the game is totally free to download and play, only offers…Read more ›

How Apple spun success out of its every failure

Anyone who’s followed Apple for a long time knows the company has not always been the kind of world-beating success it is today. An entire book could be written about Apple’s failures over the years — and there are the doomsday…Read more ›

How Apple would have made Google Glass a success

Now that Google has pulled Glass off the market, for the time being at least, we’re left with a handful of questions that can’t be easily answered — even by a face-mounted computer. Questions like, “What went wrong?” And, “What…Read more ›

Why Apple Watch may not be the overnight success Cupertino is used to

While cellphones have come a long way in a very short time — from the Wall Street bricks of the 1980s, to the gorgeous iPhone 6 devices of today – a new article from Wired argues that innovation takes place much…Read more ›

Smart strategies fuel Geometry Dash’s slow jog to success

Back in August, a new game arrived in the iOS App Store and almost immediately vanished without a trace. “I received a few great reviews from news sites, but not enough to have an impact,” says Robert Topala, founder of…Read more ›

iPhone 5c May Be A Flop For Apple, But It’s A Huge Success For Pegatron

Tim Cook might have claimed that iPhone 5c demand “turned out to be different than we thought” on Apple’s recent quarterly earnings conference call, but there’s one company that doesn’t seem too upset about the 5c’s performance: Apple supplier Pegatron.…Read more ›    [Read More…]

It’s A Race To The Bottom: Only 1 App In 10,000 Will Be A Financial Success By 2018

It’s possible to make a lot of money by writing an iOS app. In fact, the top iOS app makers each gross as much as $ 90,000 a day from their offerings. Yet despite these success stories, the vast majority of…Read more ›    [Read More…]

Become A Top Developer With The Secrets To App Store Success In iOS 7 Course [Deals]

Just because you’ve built a great app doesn’t mean that they will come. It hasn’t been that way for years. Have you ever wondered what it takes to get into the top charts of the app store? What are the…Read more ›    [Read More…]

Who Deserves More Credit for Apple’s Phenomenal Success?

Steve Jobs was a genius — no doubt about that. Apple was six months from bankruptcy when he took over as CEO in 1997. Under his leadership, Apple became one of the world’s most powerful companies, the most trusted brand,…Read more ›

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