Tag: Apple

Amazon drops Apple, Google products: Who loses more?

The popular e-commerce company Amazon has made the decision to no longer sell Google and Apple streaming media players that aren’t easily compatible with its own streaming service.     According to Amazon, the Google Chromecast and Apple TV video streaming devices have compatibility issues with the company’s media-streaming service, Prime Video. Amazon sent an email… Read More

The importance of context: Apple removes U.S. Civil War games

Display photo reading "Civil War 1863"

Recently, companies have made a public relations move to drop their products that represent the Confederate flag in response to the Charleston shooting earlier this month, even if the merchandise isn’t siding with the Confederacy.   On Thursday, Apple discontinued games from their app store that depicted the Confederate flag. Many of the games that… Read More

A recap of the havoc wreaked by Apple Music a week away from its big launch

The Apple logo next to Beats headphones to promote the new partnership

We are only days before the big launch of Apple Music and already the streaming service is under some intense fire.  Below we have provided details about the backlash Apple Music has experienced to date, so that you can make an informed decision about whether or not to subscribe to their service.   It was… Read More

Daniel Ek told us how he really felt about Apple Music

The market for competing music streaming sites are becoming more cutthroat every day. Some have been ordered to cease and desist all services, and others have just folded due to unpopularity or lack of followers. The one company that still remains strong, and possibly holds the title as head honcho in the industry, is Spotify.  … Read More

Upcoming Apple announcements: Big news or big hype?

Today, Apple will hold their annual Worldwide Developers Conference at the Moscone Center in San Francisco; some information is finally being released as to what will be presented to developers.   The purpose of this conference is to show software developers the newest software and technology that Apple will be releasing to the public.   During… Read More

Is Corporate Social Responsibility the New Advertising?

American Greeting"s Thanklist Picture

Consumers are becoming increasingly aware of social issues, and they’re making purchasing decisions based on a company’s philanthrophic activities. While corporate social responsibility has long been ignored, our collective social conscious, heightened by the tumultuous times in which we live, has caused brands to take notice.   Social advertising focuses on raising awareness and promoting social issues rather than on… Read More