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The new Watch 3 and iPhone X interfaces are examples of a classic Steve Jobs insight

When Steve Jobs launched the original iPhone, he described the new multi-touch feature as a revolutionary user interface (UI). He said it worked like magic, which it did compared to every other phone at the time. I’ve always thought of Jobs’ UI design as following a simple rule: create products …

How Jony Ive Masterminded Apple’s New Headquarters

With Apple Park, the company’s chief designer has once again brought Steve Jobs’s exacting design vision to life<p>By<p>Christina Passariello<p>ON A SUNNY DAY in May, Jonathan Ive—Jony to anyone who knows him—first encounters a completed section of Apple Park, the giant campus in Cupertino, California, that …

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How to scan and mark up paper with Notes app in iOS 11

In iOS 11, the Notes app really wants to become the go-to place for you to dump all your ideas, all your snippets, and all your, uh, PDF scans. New in iOS 11 is the ability to scan a sheet of paper right there in the Notes app, then scrawl on it using the new PDF markup features built into Apple’s …

Apple Proves That This Is The Single Greatest Source Of Innovation

As Apple embarks on one of the most aggressive retail makeovers they are signaling a fundamental shift in how companies innovate.<p>What is the single greatest source of innovation? I'll give you a hint, it's not a product. You can innovate it faster than any product, it creates the most enduring …

How to save iCloud photos and videos so you can delete them from your iPhone

How do I save my iCloud photos and videos so I can delete them from my iPhone?I'll give you the full disclaimer: There is no way to simple delete …

How to access Mac’s hidden photo-editing app

Whether you know it or not, if you own a Mac, you also own a surprisingly powerful editing tool—and it’s hiding in plain site.<p>Not everyone needs …

26 iPhone secrets, shortcuts and hidden features you should know about

What It Takes to Build a Startup into a Brand

When Howard Schultz initially proposed to buy Starbucks from its founders, the chain had three stores; he had a plan to expand to 150 stores. Today Starbucks has more than 22,000 stores and is now opening in Italy — a lifelong dream for Schultz.<p>When Leslie Wexner opened his first store, he hoped he …

How Subscriptions Are Creating Winners and Losers in Retail

Consumers haven’t always shopped in mega-malls, retail centers, and supermarkets. Before everything became available in a single place, many people had the staples that they used on a regular basis — eggs, milk, meat — delivered routinely to their homes by specialty purveyors. Big box retailers did …

Apple’s Angela Ahrendts On Where The Company Is Taking Retail Next

At today’s Fast Company Innovation Festival, the Apple SVP revealed what she’s learned on the job and what she wants to do now.<p>“The store is kind of like a big giant product.”<p>At <i>Fast Company</i>’s Innovation Festival in New York, Angela Ahrendts, Apple’s senior vice president for retail and online …

Tim Cook Memo: Apple launches RSU shares program for all employees to retain talent

Apple today announced a significant new initiative internally for employees that “effectively [makes] everyone who works for Apple eligible for an RSU grant.” RSU grants, or Restricted Stock Units, have typically been reserved for top Apple management and product engineering roles as a way to …

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Apple asks Indian govt to relax FDI in retail norms

<i>By NT Balanarayan balu@medianama.com February 28, 2014 <br>Share This: Share via Email</i><p><i>(by NT Balanarayan & Vikas SN)</i><p>Apple Inc has asked the Indian …

People, not ads, most effective means of influencing consumer buying decisions - Advertising

According to Experticity's study, it is people, not channels, that consumers trust the most. Their study found that, while 83% of marketers believe …

36 Tips Every Evernote User Must Know

What are the tips and tricks that will make you an Evernote master? We've got them here for you.<p>PCMag reviews products independently, but we may earn …

Apple's Sir Jony Ive interview: Bad design is 'offensive'

Apple’s Sir Jony Ive offers a rare glimpse at the ideas behind Apple Watch and the importance of aesthetically-pleasing design, reports Matt Warman<p>Hundreds of millions of people have used the Apple products Sir Jony Ive has designed – from the original, translucent plastic iMac to the new iPhone 6, …

When Stephen Fry met Jony Ive: the self-confessed tech geek talks to Apple's newly promoted chief design officer

In an exclusive interview - in which Ive's promotion is revealed for the first time - Stephen Fry meets Jony Ive, and his boss, Apple chief executive Tim Cook, to talk spaceships, design and Steve Jobs<p><b>Jony Ive promoted to new role of chief design officer</b>• <b><br>Ive will spend more time on design and</b> …

What I Learned Working for Steve Jobs

The first time I met Steve Jobs, it was at his house for my first interview at Pixar, something I never thought would happen, not even in my wildest …

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Effective Leadership Is Proactive and Can Amplify a Common Purpose.<p>Great leaders are able to affect positive change—and sustain it. They align their …

The Invisible Design Behind the Apple Watch's Many Faces

On February 10th, 1982, in a room full of designers and engineers drinking champagne and eating cake, Steve Jobs called out the names of Apple's …

Apple's Watch: Another Great Team Story

Apple has always loaded the odds in its favor. Every big, audacious project that it has pursued — the Macintosh, Lisa, Newton, iPod, and the iPhone – have had one thing in common: all have had a great team behind them. A recent article in Wired, by David Pierce suggests that the Apple Watch has had …

What is Immunity to Change?

By onMarch 7, 2015 in Change, Leadership Development<p>Many leaders we’ve encountered have something about his or her behavior or communication that …

Angela Ahrendts was swayed to Apple retail by instant personal connection with Tim Cook

Former Burberry CEO Angela Ahrendts chose to leave the British fashion house for Apple largely because of the opportunity to work with Tim Cook, she …

Apple's Tim Cook leads different

Tim Cook assumed he was ready forthe harsh glare that shines on Apple’s (AAPL) CEO. He had, after all, filled in for Jobs three times during the …

What is customer service for? | Seth's Blog

Customer service is difficult, expensive and unpredictable. But it's a mistake to assume that any particular example is automatically either good or …

Tim Cook On Apple’s Future: Everything Can Change Except Values

In an exclusive Q&A, the current CEO discusses the Watch, how Steve Jobs informs Apple’s future, and how Apple lives “outside the box.”<p>Fast Company: How does Steve Jobs’s legacy live on at Apple?<p><b>Tim Cook:</b> Steve felt that most people live in a small box. They think they can’t influence or change …

6 things I do to be consistently happy

Written on 18th August, 2012<br>Comments<p>Now that it’s almost two years since I first had the idea for Buffer, and with the year and a half before that …

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Seth's Blog

Brands don't care about you...<p>Institutions don't care about you either.<p>The only people who are able to care about you are people.<p>The question, then, …

When Steve Jobs Returned To Apple, Jony Ive Thought His Job Was Toast

But of course, the Apple boss loved him. “You know Jony,” said Jobs. “He’s kind of a cherub.”<p>When Steve Jobs came back to Apple in 1997 as part of the acquisition of NeXT, he had one goal: to scorch the earth and rebuild Apple into the gilded computing powerhouse it once was. Of course, that meant …