From July 2016

No Company Lasts Forever, No Matter How Successful

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This’ll probably be a short post but I just wanted to address Apple’s current situation. Yesterday they posted their Q3 earnings for 2016. They earned $42.4 (£32) billion in revenue and $7.8 (£5.9) billion in profit and sold 40.4 million iPhone’s (down from 47.5 last year), 4.25 million Mac’s (down from 4.8 million last year) and 9.95 million iPad’s (down from 10.9 million).

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iOS 10 Beta 3 Features and Changes

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So we haven’t had to wait as long as we did for beta 2 and it was unexpected as beta 3 came out on a Monday, normally it’d be the Tuesday. Anyway, it’s here now and it adds a lot of new features and of course gets rid of some bugs that were present in the first two beta’s.

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iOS 10 Beta 2 Features and Bugs

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Beta 2 is finally here! It’s been 22 days since beta 1 was released and I can only guess that because the first beta was so stable, Apple simply took their time on the second beta so that beta 2 itself could be even better! I’ve been running it for one week now and I can say it’s much better than the first beta. I’ve experienced no Springboard crashes and the performance is good. Battery life isn’t great but that’s because it’s not optimised until the later beta’s, if not the GM. Since there will (hopefully) be less bugs than the first beta, I’ll start off with the features and changes with the new bugs and bug fixes towards the bottom.

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