Mark Gurman, Bloomberg Published 9:35 am PDT, Thursday, August 23, 2018 Greg Joswiak, vice president of iPod product marketing for Apple, speaks during an event in Chicago on March 27, 2018. Greg Joswiak, vice president of iPod product marketing for Apple, speaks during an event in Chicago on March 27, 2018. Photo: Christopher Dilts/Bloomberg Susan Prescott, vice president of product marketing for Apple, speaks during the Apple World Wide Developers Conference in San Francisco on June 8, 2015. Susan Prescott, vice president of product marketing for Apple, speaks during the Apple World Wide Developers Conference in San Francisco on June 8, 2015. Photo: David Paul Morris/Bloomberg Jennifer Bailey, vice president of online store at Apple, during the Apple World Wide Developers Conference in San Francisco on June 8, 2015. Jennifer Bailey, vice … [Read more...] about Meet the people helping Tim Cook run Apple
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The App Store is about to turn 10 years old, and so far, it's paid out some big bucks to software developers. The revenue for developers is $100 billion so far, said Apple CEO Tim Cook at the Apple World Wide Developer Conference Monday in San Jose.Apple also has 20 million developers around the world, Cook said.The operating system that powers apps developers create -- iOS -- is getting a boost in performance in its latest update, said Craig Federighi is Apple's senior vice president of Software Engineering. He said apps launched on iOS 12 will launch 40 percent faster, the keyboard will launch 50 percent faster and the "swipe to take photo" feature will load 70 percent faster.81 percent of Apple device users run the latest version of iOS on their iPhones and iPads, Federighi said. The system has a 95 percent satisfaction rate. In February, Apple said there are 1.3 billion active devices being used globally, an increase of 30 percent in two years. That includes iPhones, iPads, Macs, … [Read more...] about Apple by the numbers: The App Store at 10 years
May 24, 3:38 AM EDT Newsletter Signup BusinessTechnologyWorldNationalMedia & CultureOpinionSportsLuxury Business By Noel Randewich 05/11/18 AT 2:23 PM SAN FRANCISCO - Apple is on the verge of becoming the first $1 trillion publicly listed U.S. company, but even if it gets there, it could soon be overtaken as Amazon.com surges from behind.Started in the garage of co-founder Steve Jobs in 1976, the iPhone maker’s annual revenue has ballooned to $229 billion, greater than the gross domestic product of countries including Portugal and New Zealand.Apple’s market capitalization on Thursday topped a record $934 billion, following its unveiling last week of a $100 billion buyback budget and news that Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway dramatically increased its stake in the company.Thanks to a 12 percent rally since its quarterly report last Tuesday, the Cupertino, California company is just 8 percent short of hitting the $1 trillion valuation mark.Pointing to … [Read more...] about Apple vs. Amazon: The Race To Be The First $1 Trillion Company
Apple's World Wide Developer Conference (WWDC) kicks off with its traditional keynote on June 4, 2018.. It's returning to San Jose, just a short distance from Apple's Cupertino home and, unless Apple surprises us with a spring event again, it could just be Apple's first keynote of the year. Typically, WWDC is a software-and-services-only type of affair, with new operating systems and features, but nothing in the way of new hardware. Typically, but not always. Last year was the biggest exception to that rule in recent memory, with updated, Kaybe Lake versions of the MacBook, MacBook Pro, and iMac, an A10 version of the iPad Pro, and the all-new 10.5-inch iPad Pro. So, it's safe to say anything and potentially everything is possible at WWDC 2018. Every year, WWDC provides an opportunity for millions of developers to learn more about how to create new experiences across Apple's platforms for iPhone, iPad, Apple Watch, Apple TV, Mac and HomePod. A broad range of robust developer APIs, … [Read more...] about WWDC 2018 Preview: What to expect from Apple’s biggest show of the year!
These are not leaked images. They are Mr. Hajek’s own creations, posted on the German site Curved. He produces pictures of many rumored Apple products, such as the iPad Pro X and the curved iPhone. It’s possible he’s gunning for a job with Jonny Ive, Apple’s head of design. portability over audio quality, but information leaking out from several sources indicates that over-the-ear headphones are also in development at Apple. These would offer a much better music listening experience. Siri inside concept art includes the Siri waveform graphic, indicating that Hajek predicts this voice control system will be integrated, just as it is with HomePod. (This is also supposedly coming to the next generation AirPod.) AirPower mat. Apple headphone problems keynote for its World Wide Developer Conference on June 4. On the other hand, a recent unconfirmed report indicated that there are “challenges” in the design process, delaying the release of … [Read more...] about Apple headphones concept mashes AirPod with HomePod