All posts tagged: Apple

Expiration of a Good Idea

English / Writing

One concept that I find valuable is that good ideas are fragile, and needs protection from the people higher up the chain in an organization. The gist of it is that for an idea to survive the process from being born to this world from the head of some lowly staff, on the very bottom rung of an organization, to being discussed and made priority on the very top of the food chain, is a […]

Apple (Software) Is Just Not Interesting Anymore

English / Uncategorized / Writing

I know, the title is pure clickbait. But what do you expect, i’m a click whore. Anyway, to the topic at hand. Next week, Apple will announce their Q1 2017 earnings, and as expected many people who are really into Apple are up in arms about it. What will it said? Would Apple make more, or less money? Would Tim Cook said something, or not, about the thing that other people was saying about that […]

Why i Decided to Buy Into The Xiaomi Lifestyle

English / Uncategorized / Writing

Ben Thompson got a very well-written, well-researched article up at Stratechery, talking about the ambition of Chinese phone maker Xiaomi and its challenges, as well as explaining the misconception and some amount of culture shock surrounding the company’s behavior when viewed by its western brethren. I figure this is an interesting enough article to just put up here as a link, but i decided i have some points to add, considering that i sold my […]

UK saw huge traffic uptake from iOS Update

English / Uncategorized / Writing

Alex Hern on The Guardian wrote: According to figures from LONAP, the internet exchange point that provides the physical infrastructure for much of England’s internet service providers, downloads peaked at more than 70 gigabits a second at 8pm Wednesday – a 60% increase on the same time the day before. Amazing. And while i’m on this topic, I can’t imagine being the CEO of an ISP who sees these kinds of traffic uptakes without looking […]