Status Report July 2014
Beside some iOS and OSX updates Apple also released a couple of human updates and it's widely expected that there is also an update of the product line-up later this year.The Executives
Responsibilities of Peter Oppenheimer, Chief Financial Officer, moved over to Luca Maestri.
New to the board is Angela Ahrendts.
Sadly, Lisa P. Jackson, Vice President for Environmental Initiatives, still isn't part of the Executive board.The BeatlesCUPERTINO, California, May 28, 2014
Apple today announced it has agreed to acquire the critically acclaimed subscription streaming music service Beats Music, and Beats Electronics
, which makes the popular Beats headphones, speakers and audio software. As part of the acquisition, Beats co-founders Jimmy Iovine and Dr. Dre will join Apple. Apple is acquiring the two companies for a total of $3 billion, consisting of a purchase price of approximately $2.6 billion and approximately $400 million that will vest over time.Eddy Cue ...
“Music is such an important part of Apple’s DNA and always will be.
The addition of Beats will make our music lineup even better, from free streaming with iTunes Radio to a world-class subscription service in Beats, and of course buying music from the iTunes Store as customers have loved to do for years.”
As announced Dr. Dre and Jimmy Iovine will join Apple but nobody knows what their duties will be.The Products
An open question is which new devices will join Apple's kernel this year.
A warm welcome in advance from all ecosystem dwellers.
Commissioners for Migration, Refugees and Integration, aka software developers, will take care of you and cure all childhood illnesses.Related linkshttp://iNotes4You.com/2013/12/17/apples-customer-relationshipshttp://iNotes4You.com/2013/11/26/apples-strategy-and-adThe mind map
Feel free to download the mind map from my Box account in different file formats ...PDFhttps://www.box.com/s/u0syg8x20nkcbz3gy55kApple iWork/Microsoft Word (.DOCX)https://app.box.com/s/bwdrcbeterof94ukztjiiThoughts (.ITMZ)https://www.box.com/s/j1koicr1mjayq7pdcrcdMindManager (.MMAP)https://www.box.com/s/na3st4cdac8fovqui42bXMind (.XMIND)https://www.box.com/s/qy23ttyecyno0tj09085Thanks for reading.