Tag Archives: Management

Apple slips to 35th best place to work, down from 10th last year

Over the past couple of years, we’ve been reading and hearing of various stories from within Apple’s business showing signs that staff are no longer as happy working for Cupertino as they used to be. Whether its complaints from within retail or elsewhere, it’s clear that it’s not all it’s cracked up to be. Still, overall, the feeling is good. Although…

Google launches ‘Places for Business’ iPhone app

Google has released its new ‘Places for Business’ app for iPhone and iPod touch. The service allows business owners to manage their business across services such as Google Search, Google Maps, and Google+. Business owners will be able to verify business listings directly from their iPhone, update business information, such as working hours, address,…

Apple finally granted app management patent

Since its inception in iOS 4.0, Apple’s Home Screen app management system has become a second nature feature of the iPhone experience. Whilst it may stand a little limited and outdated today, at its birth it was a really easy to use and nifty way to manage apps on the Home Screen. Of course, I don’t need to explain how the system worked, you would…

Breaking News: Scott Forstall is leaving Apple next year

Scott Forstall, one of Apple’s most recognizable figures for the past few years looks set to leave Apple in 2013. It’s a huge shock to me, and to many iOS fans. He was Apple’s SVP of iOS for as long as I’ve been in to iPhones. The move comes as part of a comprehensive re-shuffling of the company’s executive management structure. It will see Jony Ive’s…