Category Archives: Apple

What a difference five years makes

More changes are coming in the online space, but this is a good indication of how where you stand is not where you are going. Today, a story about the shift the past 5 years toward mobile and iOS (iPhone/iPad, … Continue reading

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Believe in Spring – Thanks, Steve Jobs

On my facebook page (and on twitter) on August 25, 2011, I posted a special NPR story and marvelous video of the 2005 Reed College Commencement address from a very nice Bob Boilen blog about Steve Jobs.  It was the … Continue reading

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Radio? It’s in there

Just a quick observation on the September 9, 2009 announcement by Apple that the new iPod Nano will have an FM Radio tuner. (A radio that can pause, it needs to be noted). An FM radio has been a feature … Continue reading

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Great Brands Deliver

Apple does not rely on focus groups. This doesn’t mean you shouldn’t use focus groups, but it does lead to an important point: Apple is sure of its brand. Apple has had a tumultuous history. Today, the company has a … Continue reading

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