The iwatch has to work under water. I never take my watch off. Shower and swim daily. An old Timex, I replace the wristband every two years.
The iwatch will have to be something special to get me to dump the Timex.
If Continuity is successful the bottom line results will be considerable. With Swift, the same code base will be used to write osx and iOS applications. More apps will become available to the Mac, more macs will be sold. Less likely will people use an iPhone and Windows. The tie in into the apple world will become a lot more sticky.
Yep. Healthkit and Homekit API will be good for developers. My guess is that Apple is writing apps to use their new API's and will be available at launch. An API cannot be designed in the abstract.; Apple must have already created apps to be sure they work.
Sounds like you have a ethnocentric view of what music is. Yes, "white" music is based on European traditions, where all the evolution and efforts have been to create melody lines within a narrow range of tones. African, Indian, Chinese, Japanese, Pacific Islands have different traditions and have evolved incredible beauty and complexity within their musical traditions that cannot even be understood by the Western ear. The percussive lines within the African traditions,...
I cannot see Beats being worth $3.2B. My guess is there will be no lump sum buyout or that that number is a figment of analysts' always fertile (and wrong) imaginations.
What could possibly be the reason for any purchase? I would have to guess is that Apple is not being successful in negotiations with content providers. Steve Jobs had some initial success but his take on the intelligence and business acumen of the entertainment industry, which he openly discussed, was...