This week’s Apple Loop covers the doubling of memory for the iPhone 6S, the iOS 8 GMT bug, battery life on the Apple Watch, a stylus for the iPad Pro, Japanese market share, music analyst acquisition, iPhones falling to Earth from space, and the closing of Mac User.
Continuing the health insurance industry’s march further away from fee-for-service medicine, UnitedHealth Group (UNH) executives said this week they will increase value-based payments to doctors and hospitals by 20 percent this year to “north of $43 billion.” UnitedHealth, considered a barometer for the health insurance industry given its size, is rapidly […]
These actors earn more than they should in under performing movies.
If “Mortdecai” is another flop, Depp is going to have to cut his asking price for future non-franchise films.
This week’s Android Circuit highlights a number of stories including Samsung replacing Qualcomm with Exynos in the S6, more SnapDragon 810 issues, why this 64-bit issue is Apple’s fault, the need to make the S6 perfect, HTC’s One M9 and fitness band, where the mobile advertising money is, and ten of the best Material design apps.
Fred Schruers is the author of “Billy Joel: The Definitive Biography” (Crown Books). Fred has written for Rolling Stone, GQ, The Los Angeles Times and Entertainment Weekly among many others. I’ve been friends with Fred for a long time., Recently I did a Google Hangout with him to talk about […]
The young entrepreneur tackling the ‘skills gap’