Ten years. From its initial launch in 2007, we have seen ten major iterations of the iconic iPhone (not including the 5c and SE). This year, Apple has made a significant move to change how we think of the iPhone. I believe the simultaneous release of the familiar iPhone 8 and the new iPhone X is no coincidence. For many, getting a better phone without the learning curve and pain of slow-to-update apps for the iPhone X makes the 8 and 8 Plus the right choice for many iOS lovers.Read More
Every year Apple releases a new iPhone, and it seems that with each passing iteration of Apple's most profitable device, more people are aware and interested in what has changed. With the new iPhone 7, more than any previous model, I have received the most questions and inquiries via private messaging and social media.
It's no secret that Apple sells millions of iPhones, but it seems the *mindshare* is growing, where people even outside the tech bubble are increasingly interested in new releases as they happen (and are also aware when phones blow up).Read More
The "D" in WWDC stands for "Developers," and that's exactly who Apple focused on in their two hour event Monday. No new hardware announcements, no updated MacBooks, it was all about their four software platforms:
- macOS (Newly re-named)
While there were a few new feature announcements, the biggest changes came in what developers could do with Apple's platforms and devices.Read More
Every year Apple holds one of its largest events in June: the World Wide Developers Conference. While occasionally a major product announcement is made at WWDC (like the new trash-can style Mac Pro), most of the announcements concern software upgrades.Read More