The Magic That is Apple

Waxing UnLyrical

It happened when I decided to switch from BlackBerry to iPhone , and when I decided to switch from PC to Mac (that was the first Apple product I ordered, so you can see I have slowly but surely become a #Machead). Now, I’ve never heard great things about Apple’s customer service.

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The Rise and Rise of Apple Inc

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The Apple I was released on April First and sold for $666.00 Within a few short years, Apple would revolutionize the computing world. Fast forward to the 1984 Super bowl and a Ridley Scott directed commercial for the company. A company for the New Millennium.

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Apple Pay Supplies Coming for Merchants?

Bill Hartzer

Apple Pay image courtesy of App Advice. Based on several domain names that have been registered by Apple in the past 24 hours, it appears that Apple could soon offer Apple Pay supplies to merchants. The post Apple Pay Supplies Coming for Merchants?

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Copying Apple

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Some will make the argument that Apple is loosing a little bit of its luster. That while the company in a post- Steve Jobs world is still churning out cutting-edge consumer electronics and digital services, that the market for that may be hitting a plateau (this is why their last quarter was seen as a disappointment to Wall Street when - in reality - it was one of the best quarters that any company has ever had). Their stores do look and feel like an Apple store.

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Apple Debuts iBeacon Location Technology in U.S. Stores

The Realtime Report

Apple’s iBeacon technology is looking to accomplish both, and after a successful run with the MLB’s ‘At the Ballpark’ mobile app at Citifield , Apple has now installed the location technology into its own retail stores.

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The Rise and Rise of Apple Inc

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The Apple I was released on April First and sold for $666.00 Within a few short years, Apple would revolutionize the computing world. Fast forward to the 1984 Super bowl and a Ridley Scott directed commercial for the company. A company for the New Millennium.

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Will the New Apple Car Have Windows?

Convince & Convert

This event is run by Jason Keath and his social media education company (under the same name), producing conferences for industry leaders from around the world (so much to learn, always a blast!). Apple Car. apple — Chris Neumeyer (@Chris_Neumeyer) September 23, 2015.

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Microsoft Will Be Bigger Than Apple, Amazon & Google (But Not Walmart)

Forbes Social Media

Microsoft can become the largest technology company in the world -- even bigger than Amazon, Apple and Google -- by dominating the converging consumer/corporate product/service market while building on its already ubiquitous technology infrastructure

Apple: A Case Study in Why Brands Should Control Their Stories

Waxing UnLyrical

Apple. Apple doesn’t play on Facebook or Twitter. So it lets the Apple legions do all the heavy lifting. Apple don’t coordinate this, to my knowledge. For years this was a huge benefit for Apple. And recently Apple has been striking out.

Is Apple The Only Company People Can Trust With Their Data?

Forbes Social Media

Over the last two weeks, Google and Facebook have both admitted data breaches. Who can be trusted now

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Apple vs Microsoft: Tablet Market Clash between iPad and Windows 8

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Besides Google Android, the tablet king Apple iPad is about to get a taut rival in Windows 8. Maybe, Google’s Android might not have overcome Apple iPad in number of products sold. Apple has just unveiled its third generation iPad, called the new iPad.

Be Like Apple

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Don''t be like Apple. Apple is always the worst case study to demonstrate anything to any other business. Apple is always the best case study to demonstrate anything to any other business. You could say that Apple is an anomaly. You could also say that Apple is an inspiration and aspiration for all businesses. Apple to me is like any global rock star. Apple is like that. apple. apple watch.

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Apple Gets More Serious About Using Twitter, but Why it Doesn't Matter

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

First, I’m going to say kudos to Apple for trying involve themselves in the world of social media. Let’s envision this scenario: a user has a support issue about an Apple product. Apple has no such protocol in place, and at this point, there is no engagement.

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Is the iPhone 4 Apple’s Vista?

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Apple’s iPhone 4 just can’t catch a break. To add insult to injury, Microsoft executive Kevin Turner says Apple’s latest smartphone release could fail, just like his own company’s Windows Vista.

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Apple iPhone Doesn’t Recognize New gTLD Domain Names

Bill Hartzer

Now today I have discovered that Apple’s iPhone email does not recognize the new gTLDs, as well. But it’s actually even worse with Apple: they don’t recognize.biz,info, and.tv What really surprises me is that Apple doesn’t recognize the gTLDs.

23 Tips to Build a Brand that is a Sweet Orange in a World of Bitter Apples

Pam Moore

How do you build a brand that is a sweet orange in an online social world of bitter apples? 23 Tips to Build a Brand that is a Sweet Orange in a World of Bitter Apples. Are You the Sweet Orange or the Bitter Apple? .

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If You Can’t Afford It Apple Doesn’t Want You

Convince & Convert

In this live-from-an-abandoned-warehouse edition of The Baer Facts, I talk with Kyle Lacy of ExactTarget about Apple’s new iPad announcements, and the fact that they really don’t care whether the masses buy their gear. Apple Sauced. Apple Pi.

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Social Media News Ticker: Twitter Ad Retargeting, Google ‘+Post Ads,’ Apple Buys Topsy

The Realtime Report

Check out this week’s summary of all the latest social media news, including changes and new features for Facebook, Google+, Twitter, Tumblr and Apple: Facebook. and… Apple?! Apple buys Topsy, a social media analytics firm – last week Apple acquired Topsy Labs, a research company that analyzes tweets; Apple would not disclose the “purpose or plans” behind the acquisition (The New York Times).

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Social Media’s Response to Apple vs. The FBI

Convince & Convert

” Tech: Apple vs. the FBI. Earlier this week, Apple shared that a federal court ordered the company to help the F.B.I. While it has not been uncommon for technology companies to resist government demand, Apple’s letter is setting a new precedent.

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Why Apple & Google Win - and Your Company Doesn't

Social Media Marketing

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Employees Are A Critical Element To Your Social Media Success – Are You Leveraging Yours? Apple Isn’t!

SocMed Sean

You know, those great folks who know your products and services inside and out, have a vested interest in the success of your company, and have built the personal relationships with your client base. Apple employees are not allowed to help their customers on any of the Apple or Mac sites.

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Could Apple Ban Unethical Facial Recognition And Become The Patron Saint Of Privacy?

Forbes Social Media

Apple’s sharp rebuke of Facebook’s data practices this week has shown us the power of the device companies like Apple to take a stand and protect us from unethical data practices. Could Apple ban facial recognition and become our new patron saint of privacy

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10 Quotes on the Apple iPad and the Business of News

Adam Sherk

Apple has proven over and over that when it comes to media, part of having a simple interface with consumers is having a simple price plan. Apple takes chunks of the revenue from those first two options.)

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Amazon, Google, Apple, Facebook and the Gang of Four

Convince & Convert

So I thought, why not write a book that defines it as this new business model, because after I’d written the last book, The New Small , I was intrigued about companies that were doing things in an interesting way, but they were 10, 15, 20 employees max. Which companies were acting small?

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Apple Sees Market Capitalization Slump To $703Bn, 36% Off Peak

Forbes Social Media

Apple Inc's stock price declined by 4.2% ($6.50) over the past week on Nasdaq to finish at around the $148 mark - down a third from a 52-week high of $233.47 tech giant became the world's first to company to breach a $1 trillion market capitalization. reached last October. This was after the U.S. NASDAQ:AAPL

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Motorola XOOM Android Tablet – A Fair Rival to Apple’s iPad

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Nitin is the owner of Offshore Ally, a company of smart virtual assistant s and link builders. If you are looking for a competent VA for real estate services, please visit his company’s website.

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Samsung Brand Challenges, Instagram Goes After Amazon and Apple Is A Dongle Company - The Week's CTRL ALT Delete Segment On CHOM 97.7 FM

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If you thought the whole Samsung Note 7 debacle was bad enough, the company just announced that a recall of close to 3 million Samsung washing machines after reports of. Last week, I told you how excited I was about Apple 's new line of MacBook Pro computers. Apple's solution ? Many journalist are making the claim that Apple is in the dongle and charger business, and no longer in the computer manufacturing business. . apple.

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A Conversation With John Sculley, CEO Of Apple, Pepsi And Now An Investor In Killer AI Platforms

Forbes Social Media

John Sculley and Elizabeth MacBride talk about the role of entrepreneurial companies in a fraught world

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Comparing Apples To BlackBerrys

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Many think RIM is faltering because they aren't innovating like Apple or Google ( Android is a Google initiative). RIM is not a company of innovation. RIM is a technology company that has evolved (quickly) from an entrepreneurial startup into a global business, and those two entities are diametrically opposed. Comparing Apple to RIM is like comparing Jay-Z to The Beatles. Apple's Steve Jobs is a unique individual. Research In Motion had a tough week last week.

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How to Build the Perfect LinkedIn Company Page

Sprout Social

Be honest: when’s the last time you updated your LinkedIn company page? Although the platform may not seem to be scoring as many headlines as Facebook or Instagram, companies can’t afford to sleep on their LinkedIn presence. At a glance, running your LinkedIn company page might seem pretty simple. But growing an engaged following on LinkedIn is apples and oranges compared to any other social network. Creatives and copy for your LinkedIn company page.

Apple, Google, Microsoft, Amazon And Facebook Own Huge Market Shares = Technology Oligarchy

Forbes Social Media

The largest companies in the world are technology companies and the largest technology companies own huge market shares in their spaces. In fact, their market shares are growing. All this spells technology oligarchy. Good or bad

Apple Turns Its i To Television

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Are you paying attention to Apple 's next move? It's also a feature that Apple apparently struggled to get into the iPad 2, but simply couldn't get it perfected in time (it's also important to note that all of these stories are based on hearsay as Apple never speaks publicly about product development, challenges, upcoming devices, applications or features). What about Apple TV? Is TV the future for Apple? apple. apple store. apple television.

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Welcome To The Future: Apple And Google Cars, Anyone?

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If you were wondering what, exactly, Apple is going to do for it''s next act (after it releases the watch that we''re all waiting for)? There were a lot of rumours floating around two weeks ago ( including some from the Wall Street Journal ), but things got real and tangible last week, that Apple is working on an electric car. So, is Apple building a car or are they really just looking to make the applications and user experience for cars? apple. apple car.

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Apple Is Laughing All The Way To The Bank

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I love Apple. It''s not a tough thing to put out there, as the company edges closer to becoming the first ever trillion-dollar organization. You can have you own feelings and philosophies about the brand, but go into any modern shopping mall, and the two stores with the most energy, excitement and activity are - without question - the Apple and LEGO stores. Apple Engineer Talks About The New 2015 Macbook. apple watch. Tags: apple.

Why does Apple avoid keynote live streams? A PR masterstroke.

Danny WhatMough

In 2010, Apple live streamed two keynote events. Many felt (and hoped) this would signal a change in the company’s approach to live coverage of its infamous product launches. Creating buzz is something that Apple excels at. Secrecy is important for Apple.

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Comparison of 100 Top Companies on Social Business and Corporate Culture

Convince & Convert

Whether it’s Charlene Li’s Open Leadership , The NOW Revolution from Amber Naslund and me, Humanize from Maddie Grant and Jamie Notter , Smart Business, Social Business from Michael Brito , or Olivier Blanchard’s Social Media ROI , there is a chorus postulating that people make your company social, not tools and technology. For each of the 100 Best Companies to Work For, I matched up their Social Business Index ranking (where applicable).

What A Three Billion Dollar Company Looks Like

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Prior to January 14th, 2003 most people knew Fadell as the person that Apple called in 2001 to help design a MP3 player that would work with their iTunes platform, because the company felt that most of the other players on the market were too complicated. Tags: apple.

Spotify Is Public, Apple Is Going Touchless And More On This Week's CTRL ALT Delete Segment On CHOM 97.7 FM

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While the music streaming company has posted good revenue growth over the last three years, it's still not making any net revenue. Apple is one of the tech companies that is leading the way with Siri. With that, it appears that Apple is pushing things even further, as they are working on touchless control and curved screens. apple. . Every Monday morning at 7:10 am, I am a guest contributor on CHOM 97.7 FM radio out of Montreal (home base).

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Amazon, Google, Apple, Facebook and the Gang of Four

Convince & Convert

So I thought, why not write a book that defines it as this new business model, because after I’d written the last book, The New Small , I was intrigued about companies that were doing things in an interesting way, but they were 10, 15, 20 employees max. Which companies were acting small?

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Apple Hits A Trillion, Fake Instagram Influencers And More On This Week's CTRL ALT Delete Segment On CHOM 97.7 FM

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Apple did it. company to hit a trillion dollar market valuation. It looks like Tim Cook continues to do a great job of steering the Apple ship. It turns out that some companies are leveraging a young person's desire to look awesome in beautiful locations around the world to make others jealous into a business. apple. Every Monday morning at 7:10 am, I am a guest contributor on CHOM 97.7 FM radio out of Montreal (home base).

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