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When PCs become trucks: IDC projects 2015 as Tablet/PC inflection point

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Market research firm IDC released new data today forecasting that tablet sales will grow “58.7% year-over-year in 2013 reaching 229.3 million units, up from 144.5 million units last year.” With the PC market on track to see negative growth for the second year in a row, IDC predicts we’ll...
When PCs become trucks: IDC projects 2015 as Tablet/PC inflection point
Tim Cook met with lawmakers in Washington to strengthen relationship and to “open up a line of communication” last week

Steve Jobs on Privacy

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Privacy means people know what they are signing up for in plain English. Some people want to share more data. Ask them. Ask them every time. Let them know precisely what you are going to do with their data. - Steve Jobs, at D8 conference (according to Jason Calacanis)...
Steve Jobs on Privacy
Apple researching universal remote that customizes UIs intelligently

Full D8 Steve Jobs Interview

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Definitely worth watching....
Full D8 Steve Jobs Interview

Steve Jobs at D8 on Flash, iPad and the Post-PC Era http://bit.ly/aAEXjI

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Steve Jobs at D8 on Flash, iPad and the Post-PC Era http://bit.ly/aAEXjI

On the road: Tern Link D8 folding bike – review

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'I had a grand old time riding around on it, up hill, over cobbles and even in the snow'You may have heard about the Dassler brothers, the Bavarian shoemakers who fell out so spectacularly after the second world war that they dissolved their company (which had shod Jesse Owens in the...
On the road: Tern Link D8 folding bike – review

Radio Towers Gone in Ten Years: Win, Lose or Draw for Social Media?

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Though not as widely covered as some of the other speakers at D8, Vivian Schiller, president of NPR, made a few heads spin with her statement that Internet radio will take the place of terrestrial radio within ten years. One would be hard pressed to find another major executive at...
Radio Towers Gone in Ten Years: Win, Lose or Draw for Social Media?

You Know What Else Started Out Like Apple TV? The iPod.

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Apple TV isn’t just a hobby any more. For years, Apple defined the device that way, resisting suggestions that television was the next market it planned to disrupt. But as company co-founder Steve Jobs said at our D5 conference in 2007, another Apple creation had similar humble beginnings and went...
You Know What Else Started Out Like Apple TV? The iPod.
Does Jack Dorsey Want To Be Just Like Steve Jobs?

Apple Makes Good On Steve Jobs' Promise, Invites Other Advertisers. But What About Google's AdMob?

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Last week, Steve Jobs promised that his iPhone and iPads would be open to outside ad networks. Yesterday Apple made good on his promise, by changing the terms of its developer agreement. But he may not have opened the door all the way. Backstory: Apple’s original license agreement, released in...
Apple Makes Good On Steve Jobs' Promise, Invites Other Advertisers. But What About Google's AdMob?

Tim Cook to Headline D10 Conference on May 29

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AllThingsD today announced that Apple CEO Tim Cook will be the opening keynote speaker at the D10 Conference scheduled for late May. Cook will appear in an evening interview session on Tuesday, May 29 in Rancho Palos Verdes, California.Walt Mossberg and I could not be more thrilled to announce...
Tim Cook to Headline D10 Conference on May 29

PEAK SEARCH: Why The Google Era May Be Over (YHOO, GOOG, MSFT, AAPL, FB, AMZN, YELP)

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Something crucial happened last month that no one seems to be paying attention to. People searched less. That's never happened before. Ben Schachter of Macquarie Securities noted this in a research note: Notably, total core organic searches declined 4% y/y, representing the first decline in total search volume since we...
PEAK SEARCH: Why The Google Era May Be Over (YHOO, GOOG, MSFT, AAPL, FB, AMZN, YELP)

Deep Diver James Cameron Talked Ocean Geekery Way Back at D8

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Famed Hollywood movie director James Cameron has always been a geek, most especially an ocean geek, so it’s no surprise that he would be the one to dive seven miles down into the Mariana Trench’s Challenger Deep. That would be into the Earth’s deepest place in a tiny, vertical...
Deep Diver James Cameron Talked Ocean Geekery Way Back at D8
New iMacs hitting retail, ship dates may be weeks away for some

Steve Jobs Was Right. Tablets Are Cars. PCs Are Trucks.

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Apple CEO Steve Jobs often compared the transition from desktop/laptop PCs to tablets with the transition from trucks to cars. Just as trucks waned in popularity with the urbanization of America, Jobs theorized, so too would desktops and laptops with the advent of the tablet. “When we were an agrarian...
Steve Jobs Was Right. Tablets Are Cars. PCs Are Trucks.

Apple activates increase in share of iAd revenue to developers from 60% to 70%

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Apple has sent out a notice to participants in its iAd program that it will now be giving 70% of the revenue earned from an ad displayed in an app to the developer. This is an increase from the previous 70%. The increase is a continuation of Apple’s efforts to...
Apple activates increase in share of iAd revenue to developers from 60% to 70%

Steve Jobs: Google TV Will Go the Way of TiVo and Roku

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Steve Jobs at D8 by Asa Mathat | All Things Digital The only way to innovate in the TV industry is to make consumers want to pay full price for set-top boxes versus the ones they get virtually free, Apple CEO Steve Jobs said in an interview tonight at D8,...
Steve Jobs: Google TV Will Go the Way of TiVo and Roku

Mark Zuckerberg Talks (And Swerves Around) Facebook Privacy

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Today during an interview at AllThingsD’s D8 conference, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg got grilled by Walt Mossberg and Kara Swisher on Facebook’s recent privacy changes, the resulting backlash, and the company’s long-term vision. By far the most tweeted about moment of the conversation came around a third of the way...
Mark Zuckerberg Talks (And Swerves Around) Facebook Privacy

James Cameron Tells D8 How He Made Avatar in 3D http://bit.ly/cfm46s

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James Cameron Tells D8 How He Made Avatar in 3D http://bit.ly/cfm46s

Ballmer at D8: “iPad is a new fashionable PC” Believes That Tablets & PCs Will Converge

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Ballmer at D8: “iPad is a new fashionable PC” Believes That Tablets & PCs Will Converge

Here's How Apple Is Fixing iAds (AAPL)

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Apple has raised its iAd revenue sharing from 60% to 70%, reports The Next Web. The company also recently lowered the minimum ad buy to $100,000. This is all in an effort to get more brands on board with the company's proprietary advertising platform. When asked about the platform...
Here's How Apple Is Fixing iAds (AAPL)

Will tomorrow be the summit of Apple’s climb or will they continue to reign from on high?

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Steve Jobs & Co. have come a long way. In Jobs’ own words at D8 last week: “[Apple] was 90 days from going bankrupt” when he took over [again]. Today, Apple is the most valuable technology company in the world. Everything has gone according to Jobs’ plan to this point,...
Will tomorrow be the summit of Apple’s climb or will they continue to reign from on high?

RT @philiped: 90 minutes of uninterrupted Steve Jobs: The full video of Apple CEO's interview at D8 last week is now availa... http://bit.ly/c8OYE5 $AAPL

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The Era of Their Ways: Apple's Post-PC World Is Microsoft's PC-Plus Future

Google Prices its Cloud SQL Offering, Solidifies Cloud Database Market

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The cloud database market continues to solidify as Google puts a price tag on its Cloud SQL offering. With actual charges to begin on June 12th, the move finally gives developers a way to see what they'll be spending on Cloud SQL, but comparing Google's offering to Amazon, Microsoft...
Google Prices its Cloud SQL Offering, Solidifies Cloud Database Market

New FCC Report: Reaching the "Digitally Distant" But "Digital Hopefuls" Too (We'll Ask Head Julius Genachowski About It and More at D8)

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The Federal Communications Commissions–which is the regulatory ruler of all kinds of waves, from air to digital–is now ferreting away on a plan to get Americans better hooked up to the Internet, part of a newish government push to digitize this country. It’s set to be released next month and...
New FCC Report: Reaching the "Digitally Distant" But "Digital Hopefuls" Too (We'll Ask Head Julius Genachowski About It and More at D8)

Jobs, Ballmer, and Zuckerberg: Three Fixated Leaders at D8

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Jobs, Ballmer, and Zuckerberg: Three Fixated Leaders at D8

With Google Now, Android Puts Apple's Siri To Shame (GOOG, AAPL)

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After Apple bought Siri a few years ago, many assumed it was the company's first step in a battle against Google's search business. It was a good assumption. But at All Things D's D8 conference in 2010, Steve Jobs tried to put that speculation to rest by saying Apple had...
With Google Now, Android Puts Apple's Siri To Shame (GOOG, AAPL)

40,000 Apple fans sign petition for iPhone 5 ‘made ethically’

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After numerous accusations that Apple does not take proper care of its workers, SumOfUs started a petition that is now backed by over 40,000 people. It publicly calls out Apple to ensure that the manufacturing of the iPhone 5 is done with the welfare of employees – particularly in China...
40,000 Apple fans sign petition for iPhone 5 ‘made ethically’
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