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Imagine If Apple Did THAT !!! Samsung Epic Fails

Samsung has been havin’ a time of it !!! What with the colossal, calamitous, jaw dropping, really just awe inspiring disaster that has been the Samsung Galaxy Fold.

Boy, yikes…. there was the epic fail of a launch back in April. Then the relaunch in Sept. and the “it’s all good now” but full of warnings to, like, not use it like normal stuff, or ELSE !! Then the, awe so sad, still doesn’t work – that immediately followed. Well, at least Samsung doesn’t let that keep them down.

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Apple Held Big AR Headset Meeting ? Nope. Apple Doesn’t Work Like That

Did Apple hold a large internal meeting for 1,000+ employees on Apple’s plans for Augmented Reality (AR) headsets and glasses ? Nope. I’ve worked at Apple, and Apple just doesn’t work like that.

According to a Nov 11, 2019 MacRumors report titled Apple Said to Release AR Headset With 3D Scanning in 2022, Followed by Sleeker Glasses in 2023 on a story in The Information:

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Mobile Commerce & iBeacon Developments

I’ve been writing a lot about iBeacon and it’s impact on Mobile Commerce and it’s other applications, because I think it has tremendous potential to combine the virtual online world with the physical world in amazing new ways. And when you add in the giant technology advance that Apple Watch will bring, the mind boggles at …

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How is Apple Pay Doing ?

Early last month I wrote at article titled Why will Apple Pay make Mobile Payments a Reality ? , predicting that Apple Pay would have a huge impact on the mobile payments market.  So…..  ? How’s Apple Pay Doing ? Does MCX’s CurrentC have a chance to compete ? What …

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Why will Apple Pay make Mobile Payments a Reality ?

Apple Pay is extremely likely to finally make mobile payments a reality for regular people.  But why ? What’s so special about Apple Pay ? What market forces are in play that will force change ? How secure is mobile payment tech ? What about privacy concerns ? The Road …

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Design Inspiration: The Ultimate Internet TV Product & UX Design

To follow up my last article Design Inspiration: Smart TV, Internet TV & Gaming, where I discussed the current state of the market, the convergence that is occurring and opportunities that are emerging.   In this article I dive into: What would a great TV User eXperience (UX) look like …

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Processor Leaps to Drive Tech Innovations in 2015

Apple’s A7 Circuit Image Processors, both mobile and desktop, typically evolve in regular cycles with bumps in performance, power management = battery life, integrated components, like a GPU, that reduce the number of chips required and more.  But they rarely leap.  Some of those leaps are coming soon though, and have …

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Design Inspiration: Smart TV, Internet TV & Gaming

In my Feb article Design Inspiration: Second Screen Designs I wrote about some TV applications.  In this article in the Design Inspiration series, I’ll talk about some of the many cool opportunities that I think are in the TV and gaming tech market, but no one is taking full advantage …

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Mobile App Design Part 2: Lessons Learned

If your organization has not been developing mobile apps for several years, you’re going to make some major strategic mistakes as you plan your mobile development.  And if you’re using waterfall or some other non-agile methods, then transitioning to Agile principles and the Scrum process is a significant paradigm shift. …

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