I just got done Xmas email spam from Apple - advertising its "favourite gifts of the season"
- iPad Air - iPad mini with retina display - iPhone 5S ("the gift of christmas future") - iPhone 5C - MacBook Air - iPod touch - AppleTV ("the seasons most entertaining gift idea")
I get the impression the holiday lineup is set.
Any new product category that includes 3rd App support would likely have WWDC before release?
The support is already in iOS 7. I certainly don't expect them to be a huge revenue booster, but it certainly adds a lot of value to the ecosystem and could possibly be the nail in the coffin for Sony and Nintendo's portables market.
Just wondering aloud why they haven't hit the market. I don't know if MFI controllers actually require Apple approval. Could just be taking time to bring them to market. Now is the season though. Should be soon.
Apple requires you to submit a product plan that they can approve or reject. When you are done development, they also require you to submit for product testing that you must pass. Typically to a third party lab. Their degree of pickiness is off the charts.
mercel: It's been a long strange trip - good to see you're still around (and in AAPL -my assumption).
May 10, 2019 12:48:32 GMT -5
Zeke: Long time no see. Nice to see familiar names still here.
Mar 25, 2019 14:42:52 GMT -5
sponge: Regarding the future of VR, I think it will be huge. I was a gamer when I was in college. But as an adult I lost interest. Last fall I flew up to visit my son at college and check out his new Vive set up. After playing with it for the weekend, I was
Apr 29, 2018 15:25:17 GMT -5
galleybob: thanks for your answer. I will copy and send to her
Nov 7, 2017 15:32:18 GMT -5
rickag: So since Jan 28th 2015 AAPL is up from 117.27 to 157.21
Aug 21, 2017 20:09:43 GMT -5
artman1033: VXAPL = 29.21 AAPL = $117.27 AFTER EARNINGS
Jan 28, 2015 14:54:46 GMT -5
artman1033: VXAPL = 44.94 AAPL = $110.39 BEFORE EARNINGS
Jan 27, 2015 11:12:53 GMT -5