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Is Tim Cook Apple's version of Steve Ballmer? Not even close

Earlier this week, I came across a widely circulated article from Steve Blank articulating why Tim Cook is effectively Apple’s own version of Steve Ballmer, which is to say that Cook is a non-visionary who is adept at increasing sales but not much else. 1,296 more words


Recap: Hello Again Event

Apple’s rumoured Mac event finally took place on Thursday, where Tim Cook & Co. stepped on stage to reveal new Macs and previously reported updates to the Apple TV. 608 more words


The Strong Points Party featuring Jaga and Mikey

Over on Facebook, my pal Jaga Aquino posted an article by Steve Blank. Blank argues:

The problem is that a supply chain CEO who lacks a passion for products and has yet to articulate a personal vision of where to Apple will go is ill equipped to make the right organizational, business model and product bets to bring those to market.

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iTunes Trying To Make Original Content?

News that Apple wants to wage war with Netflix didn’t make it to Twitter. Apparently no one cares that iTunes wants to produce a TV series and maybe a few documentaries. 71 more words

Why It's Time to Stop Calling Apple a Hardware Company

Hardware has long been the core component in Apple’s business. But if its fiscal fourth-quarter earnings taught us anything on Tuesday, it’s that software could ultimately be the company’s secret weapon. 732 more words


Apple to announce new way for viewers to discover TV shows through Apple TV app

”Apple plans to announce this week a new way for viewers to discover TV shows through an app, people with knowledge of the project told… 177 more words