It's almost painful to watch Oakland's various political leadership speak. They seem so utterly clueless and incapable.This is the ultimate dream | Researchers develop wireless charging system that works more than 15 feet away http://t.co/DzK6Guz00x
Retweeted by Brian S HallApple goes Icahn's route, Facebook loses its CFO, Mark Pincus out at Zynga, Netflix declines. http://t.co/i1JP2r7FH7 $AAPl $FB $ZNGA $NFLX
Retweeted by Brian S HallTonight's YML is live at http://t.co/xDOCIsyKPd - Apple earnings, @BenBajarin and @snapseed!
Retweeted by Brian S Hall@RurikBradbury damn those hidden fees!Can the sharing economy offer me a bay leaf or two? I'm making soup.@Ryanmattis crazy insane, i know.@Ryanmattis true. i don't have exact number of valid CC's on file that Apple has. it's not equal to total number of accounts.@laureninspace we've lost her ;-)@bxlewi1 terrible is relative, i suppose. Most wish they had 16 million. But, look at prior years, look at the growth numbers, not good.We say LINE has 400 million users! FACEBOOK has 1.2 billion users! TWITTER has 300 million users!
Er, Apple has 800 million credit cards.@film_girl @drbarnard that is a stunning numberWhich Apple blogger will blame Microsoft Office for iPad's terrible showing?@RurikBradbury @pkedrosky that's right. Fox in the US bought the NFL rights in the 90s. Considered massive overpayment at the time.“How Iran’s gadget bloggers became victims of the Revolutionary Guard” - @mala explains: https://t.co/veNQKY38s0
Retweeted by Brian S HallMy lord, walked by a 2 bed condo in Tech district, SF. $1.9m. 2000 sqf http://t.co/yue3yODvGE
Retweeted by Brian S Hall@jandawson @tim wow. iPad sinking like a stone.Growth rates for Apple’s four major hardware product lines http://t.co/apLp6PsiHX
Retweeted by Brian S Hall@pkedrosky I've long thought that best way to achieve that is via buying up global sports leagues (F1, Premier League, MLB)Apple’s longstanding unwillingness to take seriously its own burgeoning Apple TV. business will go down as a major strategic miss.
Retweeted by Brian S HallRT @trscoop: HORRIBLE: Oregon Energy Plant burning aborted babies in waste from Canada http://t.co/jR7454wDl3
Retweeted by Brian S HallCelery smells wonderful but tastes awful.Apple blows out iTunes billings, up 24%, Rev up 7% y/y, Gross Margins at 39.3% up almost 5% - These guys know how to execute
Retweeted by Brian S Hall@jandawson yeah. i think it annoys most people but i listen to lots of music and my OCD demands I type. so, there's that.Next big innovation in the iPad line? This will kill Apple but it's gotta happen. Split screen, like Samsung. E.g. watch movie plus tweet.Here's how much Amazon is paying HBO for its old shows http://t.co/HM7Z7r25w6 via @pkafka
Retweeted by Brian S HallAnd the people bowed and prayed to the neon god they made...@evankirstel nobody likes your car@evankirstel that is an abomination@WalterLiveOak so could chim chim@WalterLiveOak I don't let Trixie outI can *guarantee* you if Steve Ballmer had announced a 7-1 split, the entire Internet would be all MICROSOFT DOOMED!@jandawson i mean, it seems to me, there's only so much money in 'app install ads'@PaulSweeney say what?@WalterLiveOak nice@jandawson yes, I wonder how that will work.Who's going to write the CARL ICAHN didn't force Tim Cook to split $AAPL, it was CHINA! story?@dmiller62 don't mess with a good tweet ;-)again, this is the tech business story of 2014Facebook ($FB) is doing better at monetizing mobile than Google ($GOOG). And, at 1 billion mobile users is nearing Android install base.Facebook now has >1 billion mobile users http://t.co/oX0DIi5tDN
Retweeted by Brian S HallThe only earnings report I care about is my own.
Retweeted by Brian S HallLarge percentage of new iPad owners suggests lifetimes of older iPads is getting longer...less replacements than I would have expected.
Retweeted by Brian S HallCloser to Phil Schiller out RT @DanielEran: Angela Arends joining Apple's executive team next week $AAPL #RetailHave a drink every time Tim Cook mentions iPhone 5c.@ZacharyJeans yes more ;-)Those who suggested that Apple and Tim Cook wasn't taking Icahn seriously, well, didn't know what they were talking about.Agree completely with $AAPL's increased buyback and extremely pleased with results. Believe we’ll also be happy when we see new products.
Retweeted by Brian S Hallhell, he pretty much stopped punching at allI've watched David Letterman since I was a boy. I didn't mind his transformation to liberal, but did mind him pulling his punches on Obama.@jemette early 2015 ;-)Reminder that despite Android, $FB doing a better job of monetizing mobile than $GOOG. That's *the* tech story of 2014.Best part of $AAPL earnings calls is finding out how fast Business Insider journalists can type.Apple has long feared a big iPhone would kill its iPad business. That should no longer concern them. Big iPhone this year.@bwreedbgr @BenBajarin @SammyWalrusIV since getting lumia 1520 last year have not turned on my iPad once.Love is but a song we sing.
Hear a way we die.Carl Icahn wins
big $AAPL stock split, big $AAPL stock buyback
(hint: dude's a multi-multi-billionaire)I’m thinking China Mobile deal has something to do with iPhone beating estimates. I told everyone not to underestimate China.
Retweeted by Brian S HallAnd everybody thought Carl Icahn lost in his battle with Apple.
Retweeted by Brian S HallIf Steve Jobs were alive he would never split $AAPL shares!appearing on @FoxNews with stuart varney filling in for @TeamCavuto at 430 to discuss how printing money has screwed middle class savers
Retweeted by Brian S HallJohn Lennon composed In My Life when he was 25.
Brian Wilson was 24 when he composed God Only Knows.Padma's latest post.
Yum. http://t.co/jfBME98aZBWhen they say your video will play after *these* messages, that means more than one message and that is not ever acceptable.@ChuckLane1 @jkirchick vox needs an explainer for vox articlesSeems odd that Woman's Health would feel compelled to PhotoShop Sofia Vergara.You just keep on pushing my love over the borderline.Yelp says I'm duke of this tacqueria. I'd rather have a little orphan Annie decoder rjng.NY Times editorial misprint? "Racial Equality Loses at the Court" Shouldn't that be "Racial Inequality Loses?" http://t.co/6C8vVhPwxF
Retweeted by Brian S HallMicrosoft missed a trick not calling WP8.1's new social features the Social Extensibility Library Framework Internet Enhancement Service.
Retweeted by Brian S HallJustice Kagan: Religious groups provide a “critical buffer” against the power of government #SCOTUS http://t.co/T8jw1rPH7R
Retweeted by Brian S HallMy wildass Apple predictions.
Phil Schiller out by April 2015.
Tim Cook acquires Oakley.Link to the apps used in that 5s ad http://t.co/pMYICwcbdS
Retweeted by Brian S HallWill be called "Windows 8.1 Update Update" - Windows 8 Start Menu set to return in August | The Verge http://t.co/iv0WcYnglz
Retweeted by Brian S Hall@haymoose who would go with someone who drives a tercel?Founder of Russian social network V Kontakte fired - and then flees Russia - after refusing to share users' data: http://t.co/QvXrKqmqyj
Retweeted by Brian S Hall#Russia says it might ban GMail and Skype. (via @MiriamElder) http://t.co/BZBHWZopoh
Retweeted by Brian S Hall@haymoose bitch@haymoose dude. If this was, say, 1983, and I owned a Camaro, I'd crank that up and go pick up that senior girl down the block.@jandawson great piece. yes. and it led me to think: will Apple, like Disney, start acquiring big moneymakers (e.g. ABC, ESPN...).Broke, busted, agents can't be trusted.#UPDATE: young girl learning how to drive hit gas instead of break and crashed into side of drive thru at Chase bank in #Milpitas
Retweeted by Brian S HallApple’s hit factory
http://t.co/uTrihS1x4jQuartz is hiring a senior tech reporter. This is a really, really good gig. http://t.co/47vfEBoudU
Retweeted by Brian S HallMake fun of the song Africa all you want, but fact is its totally Toto's best song.@apollozac silver linings!@brianshall agree 1000%
Retweeted by Brian S HallGood lord the new Apple ad (Gigantic) is dull. But, if it means an end to that 'what is your verse' nonsense, then it's totally worth it.@fxshaw @karaswisher @jyarow we all just assume kara got the scoop so no point in ever actually stating it."Guitarist Jimmy Page, 70..."
(that made me pause)Read how @GM, @Ford, @Honda and @BMW are stepping on the gas and integrating more tech into their vehicles. http://t.co/OLrxZ5d2mL
Retweeted by Brian S Hall@stevewoz I *love* soup in the morningSoup while the car charged. (@ Harris Ranch Inn & Restaurant) http://t.co/R8FSbZoq9A
Retweeted by Brian S HallOh, temptation eyes...looking through my my my soul...Led Zeppelin unveil two previously unheard recordings http://t.co/jXvrPAeEsy
Retweeted by Brian S HallApple isn't just about hits, it's also the intertwined ecosystem as @jandawson points out in his latest @techpinions: http://t.co/npd4gVn2EL
Retweeted by Brian S Hall@jyarow @karaswisher ah. :-)@alex true story. my dog, Latte, loves lattes. For years, I set my latte on the floor next to me and didn't realize she was slurping it up.@jyarow @karaswisher yes, call out folks for not linking but seems to me a "welcome our new staff member" posts screams out for no links.@evankirstel totally
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