To many--including the mainstream press--the news that Steve Jobs will
be taking a six-month hiatus from Apple in order to concentrate on his
health is devastating. The entire world is on the edge of its
collective seat wondering what the leader of all things Apple will do
next. Instead they should be focusing on how Apple, as a company, is going to be fine while Steve is getting better.
Any sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from magic. The Slacker app puts millions of songs in your pocket and lets you craft your own stations from them. Yep, sounds like magic, all right.
With its color-splashed backgrounds and gorgeous, hand-painted 2D sprites, Aquaria might look like a kids’ game, or a casual one. But like its ocean setting, this fantasy action-adventure game is miles deeper than what you see on the surface.
Official coverage of the Apple stock shows that Apple (APPL) has a
neutral stock rating with a $95 price target. Brian Marshall at
American Technology Research is paying attention to the company’s
rating, and is contributing his findings to the parade of cautious
A report released by Gartner places Apple in fourth place for U.S. and
worldwide PC shipments during the fourth quarter of 2008. Apple’s
market share was at 8.0%, up from 6.7% the previous year, but down from
9.5% in the third quarter of 2008.
It seems the battle between Psystar and Apple grows increasingly hostile as
time progresses. Psystar now claims that legally purchasing copies of
Mac OS X, allow for the operating system to be distributed on
The great thing about laptops is their portability. But that convenience comes at a price. Compared to their desktop counterparts, portable computers don’t offer the same storage capacity that larger machines can offer.
Traditionally, WWDC takes place at the beginning of June. With Steve's announcement that he will be taking a medical leave of absence until the end of June, it seems like another keynote will be sans Steve.