Meanwhile, in Cupertino

A daily curated collection of links about Apple and surrounding technologies

Microsoft HoloLens

So. Wow. Fun.

Spotify, sexified

Sweet looking “Touch Preview” will make me not finding any new music that I like even easier. The Touch Preview Spotify app update hits the App Store today.

“Bigger than Hollywood”

Asymco's Horace Dediu:

The red area above adds up to the approximately $25 billion total paid to developers. This view of the payments to ecosystem contributors shows how apps are now a bigger digital content business than music[2] and TV programs and Movie rentals and purchases put together.

This is quite a story.

Put another way, in 2014 iOS app developers earned more than Hollywood did from box office in the US.

That time BlackBerry CEO John Chen needed to be restarted

Wants iMessage (and other applications) on BlackBerry. Because net neutrality. Or something.

Apple gains ground on Samsung's home turf

Record 33% market share in South Korea, courtesy iPhone 6.