Tag Archive: Thinks

Wikipedia founder Jimmy Wales has branded a new proposed law banning encrypted communications in the U.K. as “stupid,” and says that if it is passed, Apple should stop selling iPhones in the country out of principle. “I would like to see Apple refuse to sell iPhone in UK if government bans end-to-end encryption,” Wales posted […]

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It’s an open secret that Apple is building it’s own electric car, but according to the chairman of Ferrari, Sergio Marchionne, it’s unlikely that the company will actually manufacture the vehicle on its own. In an interview this morning on CNBC, Marchionne said that he believes the automotive industry is a space where Apple could […]

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We’re less than one month away from the iPhone 6s being announced, and carriers are tripping over themselves and each other trying to offer the best terms for customer upgrades. The latest carrier to throw its name in the ring is Sprint, which has just launched its new iPhone Forever plan, which lets users upgrade […]

Could Apple carry its Apple Music human curation obsession over to its much-rumored Apple TV refresh? During Jimmy Iovine’s new interview with Wired about Apple Music, Iovine — unprompted — chose television as another example of a place Apple could incorporate its belief in humans trumping algorithms when it comes to recommendations. Iovine said that: “We all […]

For all those people writing off the Apple Watch as a failure just a few months after its launch, Piper Jaffray analyst Gene Munster has a simple message: Slow down on the quick judgments. In a new note to investors, Munster claims that… Read more ›

Will.i.am thinks the Apple Watch is weird

Black Eyed Peas founder Will.i.Am has been an Apple fanboy for years, but when it comes to supporting Jony Ive’s new wearable, the singer thinks it’s just weird. During a panel discussion at the Cannes Lions festival, Mr I.Am said… Read more ›

Jeb Bush thinks Apple Watch can replace Obamacare

Presidential hopeful Jeb Bush hasn’t officially announced that he’s running for office, but he’s already hitting the campaign trail and he’s brining his Apple Watch with him. In Tempe Arizona today, Jeb held a town hall meeting at the Chamber… Read more ›

According to a new research note issued by UBS’s Evidence Lab, the latest quarterly sales for the iPhone are set to be even more impressive than most people are anticipating. And given that no-one is sleeping on the iPhone’s success… Read more ›

It’s easy to think that Steve Jobs’ biggest contribution to movies was his work at Pixar. In fact, according to no less an authority than Walt Disney and Pixar CEO John Lasseter, Jobs’ biggest lasting influence on cinema could turn… Read more ›

Spotify’s not happy about the way that Apple charges a 30 percent fee toward sales thorough its App Store, including subscription services. The tax structure means that in order for Spotify to make $ 9.99 per month for its premium service… Read more ›