Monthly Archives: January 2011

Tacky and Pointless

Gizmodo has a profile of Tim Cook, the man in charge at Apple while Steve’s away. The article has some very interesting parts, including the story about his hiring. I had always assumed Cook was part of Steve’s posse coming into Apple in 97, but apparently he was a complete outsider. The article also mentions […]

Different Strokes

A variety of sites have recently reported on the penetration of updates on a variety of Android handsets. The data shows that second most recent release now is installed on 51.8% of phones. Perhaps more interesting is the variety in how this figure has been framed. First TechCrunch’s take: But for the sake of this […]