Posts Tagged ‘Tim Cook’

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    Entrepreneurs: How Does Steve Jobs Compare To Tim Cook?

    Apr 25, 13 • 178 Views • Businesses, Demand, Supply, and Markets, Economic History, Innovation, LaborNo Comments

    Listening to Apple’s earnings call 2 days ago, I wondered how to compare Apple’s CEO, Tim Cook, to Steve Jobs. Citing Apple’s plunging stock price (see below), some analysts are saying that entrepreneurs like Steve Jobs are irreplaceable....

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    The iPhone 5 Map App

    Sep 29, 12 • 100 Views • Uncategorized1 Comment

    While Apple’s iPhone 5 map app might not always take us where we want to go, it will probably provide a path to some surprising innovation. A little history first… The iPhone 4 was released during June 2010 with a new antenna design that soon...

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    iPhone 5 Economics

    Sep 13, 12 • 732 Views • Demand, Supply, and Markets, Economic Debates, Economic History, Economic Thinkers, Households, Innovation, Labor, Macroeconomic Measurement, Thinking Economically, UncategorizedNo Comments

    Explaining the probable impact of the new Apple iPhone, one UPS employee recalled the impact of the last new iPad launch.  At its internal hubs, UPS created more work hours for part timers and enjoyed more revenue because of the volume spike that lasted for...