• PODCASTS
    Why Apple’s Podcasts App Is About to Get a Lot Better

    Apple’s Podcasts app hasn’t been a favorite of many iPhone users over the years. But a recent acquisition suggests it might get some important updates. The tech giant has acquired a small audio file organization company named Pop Up Archive, Nicholas Quah at Nieman Lab is reporting, citing sources. Terms of the deal were not disclosed, […]

  • PODCASTS
    Apple’s new stats could revolutionize the way we find podcasts

    The news moves so quickly these days that a podcast published on Thursday might not be relevant on Monday. But it’s hard to tell which news or political podcasts have the latest information just by scrolling through the iPhone app. The iTunes store categorizes podcasts by “top episodes” and “top podcasts” in certain genres, but […]

  • PODCASTS
    What you need to know about Apple’s new podcast analytics

    The world’s biggest platform for podcasts is going to shed new light on the state of advertising in the space. On Friday, Apple announced it would soon begin offering podcast creators some rudimentary audience analytics. Here is what you need to know about Apple’s announcement. The state of podcasting: • Podcasting started as an Apple-dominated […]

  • PODCASTS
    What you need to know about Apple’s new podcast analytics

    The world’s biggest platform for podcasts is going to shed new light on the state of advertising in the space. On Friday, Apple announced it would soon begin offering podcast creators some rudimentary audience analytics. Here is what you need to know about Apple’s announcement. The state of podcasting: • Podcasting started as an Apple-dominated […]

  • PODCASTS
    APPLE’S NEW TRANSPARENCY IS HUGE FOR PODCASTS EVERYWHERE

    IN 2017, IT seems like everyone has a podcast. Hillary Clinton. Your utility company. Hypothetical spokespeople for Darth Vader’s utility company. But they all have one thing in common: They have no idea who’s listening. Thanks to Apple’s commitment to user privacy, along with the ubiquity of its Podcasts app, there hasn’t been a way […]

  • ENTREPRENEURS
    These Ugly Apples Could Boost Sales and Save the Environment (Watch)

    If you could save some money by buying fruit with some visual imperfections, would you? That’s the idea behind Walmart’s new partnership with a company called “I’m Perfect.” The company sells apples with blemishes, marks and other imperfections at a discounted rate. This plan seems to be a plus for everyone. It lets farmers sell […]

  • SUCCESS
    Ola seen gaining from Apple’s $1 bn Didi funding

    while the worldwide alliance hasn’t translated into any meaningful change in business for any of the fouragencies, the sheer amount of funds raised with the aid of Didi during the last 18 months (greater than $4 billion) gives the business enterprise giant firepower to fund peers such as Ola. picture: Hemant Mishra/Mint Bengaluru: The $1 […]

  • Uncategorized
    Industrial Design Important Part of Apple’s Success

    Practical, yet psychologically and aesthetically pleasing. That duality helped make Apple computers the most distinctive computers in the world — and helped change the look of the technology we take for granted today. From the very beginning of Apple Inc. in 1976, co-founder Steve Jobs was as concerned about the appearance of the computers as […]

  • NEWS
    Apple’s OS X El Capitan v10.11 Now Available: Six Noteworthy Features

    Apple’s OS X El Capitan v10.11, which releases Wednesday via the Mac App Store, won’t offer dramatic changes, but rather refinements and enhancements to the current OS X system, called Yosemite. In real life, El Capitan is a rock formation in Yosemite National Park. It’s as though the new OS X isn’t big enough to […]

  • MOTIVATION
    The Monk Who Inspired Steve Jobs, Influenced Apple’s Designs

    Robert Palladino’s name appears nowhere in Steve Jobs’s lengthy authorized biography, but he had an enduring influence on Jobs and the business empire he erected. Jobs sat in on Palladino’s calligraphy class at Portland’s Reed College, which eventually inspired the elegance for which Apple computers are renowned, the tech icon recalled in his famous 2005 […]