Apple returning to peripherals business?
Apple once had a prosperous peripherals business, but Steve Jobs decided it was a distraction to the core mission of the company. Now, with the buyout of Beats Electronics, maker of headphones and streaming music services, there is speculation that Apple may return to its old ways.
Steve Ballmer's math on Apple innovation doesn't add up
Bloomberg recently posted highlight videos of the talk given by former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer at Oxford in March. He counted that Microsoft had accomplished two and a half "tricks," meaning significant innovations. Apple had two of them. Ballmer's math just doesn't add up.