Tag: tim cook

by Julie Keck

1. Q & A: Tim Cook explains why Apple is buying Beats (Peter Kafka / Re/code) 2. Spreading the gospel of LinkedIn for journalists (Madison Gray / Poynter) 3. Clearleap heads into Latin America (Jeff Baumgartner / Multichannel News) 4. With 20 million units sold, Eddy Cue says Apple TV will continue to evolve (Ryan […] more »

by Julie Keck

1. Patch is laying off hundreds of employees on Friday (Romenesco) 2. Labavit, the secure email service Edward Snowden reportedly used, shuts down under pressure (Quartz) 3. Apple’s Tim Cook, tech executives meet with Barack Obama to talk surveillance (Politico) 4. Tumblr founder to get $81 million to remain at Yahoo (ABC News) 5. Amid […] more »

by Julie Keck

1. Pay-as-you-read e-bookselling won’t make it off the shelves (ReadWrite) 2. Apple CEO Cook ordered to testify in e-books case (Reuters) 3. Agent Mollie Glick on trends, self-publishing and truth vs. fiction (Huffington Post) 4. Cosmo, Harlequin to kick off e-book line (PaidContent.org) 5. SXSW 2013: Self-publishing, David Carr, and the ‘theology of free’ (Publishers […] more »

by Mark Glaser

The new iPad has a better screen resolution than most HDTVs. It will have faster 4G connectivity speeds than most other tablets. Its processor will blow away the processor on the last generation iPad. Is that wowing you yet? Are you impressed? Ready to stand in line for the new iPad? Or is it all […] more »

by Mark Glaser

George Kelly Welcome to the 41st episode of the Mediatwits podcast, this time with Mark Glaser and the George Kelly as co-hosts. Kelly is online coordinator at the Contra Costa Times newspaper and is filling in for Rafat Ali. This week we have an action-packed show with a lot to cover. First up is “The […] more »

by Mark Glaser

We all knew this day would come, but it still was hard to take. Apple’s iconic leader, Steve Jobs, has died. His influence at the company, and in so many industries, will continue to be felt for many years to come. So what will you miss most about Jobs? His trademark presentations? His design sense? […] more »

by Mark Glaser

Staci Kramer Welcome to the 17th episode of “The Mediatwits,” the weekly audio podcast from MediaShift. The co-hosts are MediaShift’s Mark Glaser and Staci Kramer, editor of PaidContent, who’s filling in for Rafat Ali. This show looks at the week’s big changes in the media landscape. First, Steve Jobs announced he was stepping down as […] more »