Beyond Devices Podcast
About This Show
The Beyond Devices podcast is brought to you by Jan Dawson and Aaron Miller. Jan is the author of the Beyond Devices blog, as well as the owner and Chief Analyst at Jackdaw Research, a research and advisory firm focused on the consumer electronics market. Aaron is a business school professor, but in a past life ran one of the most popular iMovie blogs and co-authored several books in the iMovie: the Missing Manual series with David Pogue, and remains an avid follower of all things Apple.
Jan can be found on Twitter at @jandawson, while Aaron is @aaronmiller. We welcome your feedback on any of our episodes or the podcast in general.
Most Recent Episode
Week 92 – NR – Amazon News, Apple Payments, Mobile & Twitter Earnings
2 days ago
Earlier this week, we did our Question of the Week episode, which covered the state of retail, while this News Roundup episode covers some of the week's big tech news:
• Three Amazon topics: its announcement of the Echo Look fashion-focused device; its launch of its "Subscribe with Amazon" hub; and its Q1 earnings
• Recode's report that Apple is working on a peer to peer payments service a la Venmo and possibly also a debit card
• Mobile earnings from Verizon (last week), AT&T, and T-Mobile, and a brief discussion on bundling and TV too
• Twitter's earnings, which featured the best user growth in two years but also the first year on year revenue decline for the company.
As always, you'll find links to these stories and other things we discussed below.
News stories we covered (Tech Narratives links):
Amazon Echo Look Launch:
Subscribe with Amazon launch:
Apple in P2P payments:
As ever, we welcome your feedback via Twitter (@jandawson / @aaronmiller), the website (podcast.beyonddevic.es), or email (firstname.lastname@example.org).