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Declining iOS and OS X Quality Imperil Apple's Future Growth And Retention

The iPhone 6 has set sales records since its first week of release and led to Apple’s most profitable quarter ever. There have been some bumps in the road, but the market—and Apple’s customers—continue to have that loving feeling. What could possibly go wrong?<p>In a word, software. A growing chorus …

Interesting Engineering

Deutsche Post DHL plan to snap up Asia Pacific e-commerce market | Post&Parcel

Deutsche Post DHL has revealed plans to invest in a series of fulfillment centres and delivery systems across the Asia Pacific in order to stake a …

Cell Service: A Startup's New Spreadsheet Seeks To Erode Microsoft's Office Dominance

When we last visited with Quip, the San Francisco startup was fresh off an update to its collaborative word processor. It was the beginning of a journey that the company hoped would end with unseating Microsoft Office, the $20 billion a year productivity suite that powers much of the world’s …

Best Puzzle Games for iPhone and iPad

Puzzle games are the chameleons of the gaming world. They can adopt the flair of an RPG, disguise themselves as an adventure game, and even hide in …

Comic Books

Is Apple Supply Chain Really the No. 1? A Case Study

Everything about Apple Inc is the talk of the town. For example, the new iPad, iPhone, Apple Map or even the environmental and labor issues at its …

Here’s SingPost’s grand plan to rule ecommerce in Asia

<i>Update (March 7): The article previously stated that SingPost’s annual profit was US$29.4 million. That is incorrect. It is US$111 million.</i><p>As snail …

Apple Announces CarPlay Infotainment System

Apple has announced CarPlay, an in-car infotainment system that lets you connect your iOS device with your car.<p>The new system — actually a rebranding …

Amazon Should Get Its Game On In Southeast Asia

There’s simply no excuse anymore. Amazon just doesn’t seem to care about Southeast Asia. Well, what else would explain the fact that it has yet to enter this particular market?<p>It speaks volumes about the demand for Amazon products — especially in Singapore where I live — when recently even Groupon …

How Does IPO Pricing Work?

<i>Answer by Raj Bhuptani, Harvard ’13, on Quora,</i><p>The actual mechanics of what happens are somewhat complicated, but the basic idea is simple economics: the price is set as the number which balances supply and demand. In more detail, here is what happened for Twitter:<p>(Preface):<p>Twitter decides to “go …

Five Key Features of Mavericks, Apple’s New OS for Macs

Big cats are out. Big waves are in.I’m referring, of course, to Mavericks OS X, the new operating system for Mac computers. It’s Apple’s 10th OS X …

Burberry’s CEO on Turning an Aging British Icon into a Global Luxury Brand

<i>Photography: Getty Images</i><p><b>The Idea:</b> Before Angela Ahrendts became Burberry’s CEO, licensing threatened to destroy the brand’s unique strengths. The answer? Centralize design and focus on innovating core heritage products.<p>When I became the CEO of Burberry, in July 2006, luxury was one of the …

eBay Hires Apple E-Commerce Exec RJ Pittman for New Chief Product Officer Role

EBay said on Thursday that it had snagged Apple e-commerce exec RJ Pittman to become the chief product officer of its core eBay Marketplaces …

Product Management

Amazon’s First Employee Disses MacKenzie Bezos Review That Disses New Book About Amazon

A day after MacKenzie Bezos, the wife of Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos, blasted a new book about her husband and his company in a one-star review on …

Checking the Five Boxes of Subscription Commerce

Image copyright diamant24<p>It’s easy to understand the VC attraction to “subscription commerce” — consumer businesses where a curated box of stuff …

Google

Google

Two forces for the future

Technology<p>The growing adoption of supply chain applications in the cloud and of those offered by the big ERP vendors will have a significant impact …

Resource Planning

7 Supply Chain Lessons from Amazon

As a start-up company in the garage, Amazon Supply Chain has made a giant leap that revolutionized many aspects of overall supply chain management. …

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Sony considers Loeb’s spin-off proposal, but rebirth might require a miracle gadget

Activist investor Dan Loeb’s call to partially spin off Sony’s entertainment division got a remarkably civil response on Wednesday, as Sony said it would discuss the proposal with its board. Japan’s Nikkei newspaper reported that Sony is also hiring financial advisors to evaluate the deal.<p>Investors …