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Curious about mobile business? Here's a thorough history of Apple/Google feud. A good read. http://nyti.ms/djX9R4

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Curious about mobile business? Here's a thorough history of Apple/Google feud. A good read. http://nyti.ms/djX9R4

Funny Or Die's Steve Jobs Movie Trailer Looks To Strike A Perfect Balance Of All Hype, No Substance

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iSteve Exclusive Teaser Trailer from iSteve Steve Jobs was a rare CEO in that he inspired myths and legends not just among employees, but also among the general public. An executive whose name is recognizable to people not involved in his industry is a rarity, and believe it or...
Funny Or Die's Steve Jobs Movie Trailer Looks To Strike A Perfect Balance Of All Hype, No Substance

Beneath contempt: The Apple TV business model

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Last year we sold … 2.8 million Apple TVs. This year, just in the first six months of our year we’ve sold 2.7. Tim Cook at D10 1:45. I note the “our” in “our year”. This implies fiscal year (that and the fact that he spoke in the past tense...
Beneath contempt: The Apple TV business model

Google used Android/iOS battle “for show” too

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Google CEO Larry Page is either experiencing amnesia or consciously rewriting the history of Apple and Google in the battle for mobile developers and consumers. In an interview with Bloomberg Businessweek Wednesday, Page says that with Apple the “Android differences were actually for show” and that Steve Jobs and company created...
Google used Android/iOS battle “for show” too

Samsung's new prior art likely to trump Apple's new design rights in German tablet case

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More than a year after Apple won a German preliminary injunction against the Galaxy Tab 10.1 on the grounds of a design right infringement, indications were given today by the Düsseldorf Regional Court that Apple is heading for a defeat in the full-blown main proceeding. But a formal ruling likely won't...
Samsung's new prior art likely to trump Apple's new design rights in German tablet case
The complete history of Apple's computer platforms
That’s all folks: Apple shuts down MobileMe for good

Margin Call 2

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I expected Apple’s margins to improve  last quarter. They didn’t and so the question I needed to answer is why. Here is a history of Apple’s gross margin and operating margin as reported since late 2005: For a company selling hardware these are extraordinarily high margins. They are higher than...
Margin Call 2
Pandora touts more than 150 million users

An Old Apple Computer Is About To Sell For More than $90,000 (AAPL)

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One of the first computers Steve Wozniak and Steve Jobs built together is heading to auction, priced at about $90,000. This is the famed Apple 1. Not only was it built by Woz's own hands in in 1976, but it was the company's first production computer. Jobs and Woz built...
An Old Apple Computer Is About To Sell For More than $90,000 (AAPL)
Early Apple employee Daniel Kottke on Silicon Valley, psychedelics, and the Apple I
'Insanely Simple': an oral history of Apple's rebirth

A Year After His Death, Steve Jobs' Yacht Is Finally Ready

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Steve Jobs spent years designing his custom yacht. And now, a year after his death, the yacht has been completed, reports Dutch blog, One More Thing. Perhaps the most unique thing about the ship is that it's controlled by a bunch of 27-inch iMacs from the control room, known as...
A Year After His Death, Steve Jobs' Yacht Is Finally Ready

A Short History of Apple's Manufacturing in the U.S.

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By Marcelo Prince and Willa Plank Apple sells millions of iPhones, iPads and Macintosh computers stamped "Made in China." But it wasn't always that way. The company, which famously started out building computers in a garage in Silicon Valley, once employed thousands of Americans to build its computers in places...
A Short History of Apple's Manufacturing in the U.S.
Watch this: Apple's TV commercials from 1977 to present day

Live from Expand: Infinite Loop: Analyzing Apple from the Outside (video)

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Engadget Editor-in-Chief Tim Stevens will be joined on-stage by Victor Agreda Jr. (The Unofficial Apple Weblog), Gene Munster and MG Siegler (TechCrunch) to discuss the history of Apple's products -- along with the company's future. March 17, 2013 7:15 PM EDT For a full list of Expand sessions, be...
Live from Expand: Infinite Loop: Analyzing Apple from the Outside (video)
Tick tock: why timing your Mac hardware upgrades makes good sense
Pandora now controls over 70% of top U.S. Internet radio market

Before Mac OS X, There Was OS 1 Through 9: A History of Apple's Operating System (AAPL)

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Apple has been building operating systems since 1984, when it launched the original Mac System 1.0 for its MacIntosh personal computer. Nearly 30 years of innovation has culminated in the Mac OS X Mountain Lion, which will launch this month, and iOS 6, which is coming this fall.Mac OS System...
Before Mac OS X, There Was OS 1 Through 9: A History of Apple's Operating System (AAPL)

Documentary On The History Of Apple And Microsoft Show It Was All About Copying, Not Patents

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We recently posted about an absolutely ridiculous NY Times op-ed piece in which Pat Choate argued both that patent laws have been getting weaker, and that if we had today's patent laws in the 1970s that Apple and Microsoft wouldn't have survived since bigger companies would just copy what they...
Documentary On The History Of Apple And Microsoft Show It Was All About Copying, Not Patents

Why Nokia can’t match the profit of the iPhone

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The smartphone market is almost completely owned by the iPhone and various Android phones. This makes it difficult for a competitor like Nokia, who has bought into the Windows Phone OS, to make a dent as it tries to wrest mindshare and market share away from the incumbents. This problem...
Why Nokia can’t match the profit of the iPhone

Apple next-generation iPad liveblog!

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March 7, 2012. Hard to say if it's a day that'll live long in terms of historical significance, but you can bet it'll be an important milestone in the history of Apple's iPad family. The next iPad (iPad 3? iPad HD? iPad 2S?) is due to be unveiled by...
Apple next-generation iPad liveblog!

How Apple's Website Has Changed Through The Years (AAPL)

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Apple's website was the eleventh biggest site in the U.S. in August, according to comScore. That's incredible considering it just sells Apple stuff. We used a tool from the Internet Archive called the Wayback Machine to take a trip through the history of Apple, according to its Web site. It's...
How Apple's Website Has Changed Through The Years (AAPL)

Open, Shut, and Pwned

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Open, Shut, and Pwned: John Gruber absolutely eviscerates this article by Tim Wu of The New Yorker.   Wu made the all-too-common mistake of reaching a conclusion first and then trying to contort facts to make his thesis work. It does not. In any way. The "open" vs. "closed" nonsense...
Open, Shut, and Pwned
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