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The 8 Worst Things About iOS 6

The 8 Worst Things About iOS 6 | The tech sector | Scoop.it
There's a lot to love about Apple's new mobile operating system, but there's also a lot of kinks.
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Facebook muscles into YouTube territory - FT.com

Facebook muscles into YouTube territory - FT.com | The tech sector | Scoop.it
Facebook is muscling further into YouTube’s territory with a trial to share advertising revenue with video creators who publish on the social network. Facebook, which has 1.4bn monthly active users, will match the revenue split offered by YouTube,
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Major step for implantable drug-delivery device

Major step for implantable drug-delivery device | The tech sector | Scoop.it
MIT spinout signs deal to commercialize microchips that release therapeutics inside the body.
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The Internet Has Been a Colossal Economic Disappointment

The Internet Has Been a Colossal Economic Disappointment | The tech sector | Scoop.it
It’s destroyed a lot more jobs than it’s created.
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Biosimilars For Dummies

Biosimilars For Dummies | The tech sector | Scoop.it
  1. Unlike generic drugs, which are chemically identical in every way to their brand name counterparts, biosimilars are not. They are similar, which really ought to be rather obvious from the name. This makes life more difficult for the FDA, since the rules for pills (also called small molecule drugs) are quite different from those for biological drugs (antibodies, vaccines, proteins, etc).
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Is Apple selling the sizzle rather than the steak? - New Media and Marketing

Is Apple selling the sizzle rather than the steak? - New Media and Marketing | The tech sector | Scoop.it
One can debate that Apple is not a great marketing company, but is, instead, a great product company.  Yesterday, Apple introduced two products that are more sizzle than steak but will loyal Apple consumers wait to purchase them or has Apple jumped the shark?
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Who Wants A SmartWATCH? Not Me. Microsoft’s Betting That You Don’t Either. (Jump on the BANDwagon)

Who Wants A SmartWATCH? Not Me. Microsoft’s Betting That You Don’t Either. (Jump on the BANDwagon) | The tech sector | Scoop.it
View this Post as a SWAY Samsung, Pebble, Apple and others have all thrown their hats into the smartwatch battle. It has been rumored for some time that Microsoft would soon enter the fray. Well, k...
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IBM prepares for largest corporate layoff in history

IBM prepares for largest corporate layoff in history | The tech sector | Scoop.it
Things aren't going well for IBM. Six months into its Apple partnership, the company is preparing for the largest layoffs in history.
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3 Key Digital Marketing Skills Students Don't Learn In College

3 Key Digital Marketing Skills Students Don't Learn In College | The tech sector | Scoop.it
Many schools need to update their marketing curricula. If they don't, students will be the ones to lose out.
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The Real Story Behind Jeff Bezos's Fire Phone Debacle And What It Means For Amazon's Future

The Real Story Behind Jeff Bezos's Fire Phone Debacle And What It Means For Amazon's Future | The tech sector | Scoop.it
Interviews with dozens of current and former employees reveal what went wrong and what it tells us about where Amazon is headed.
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5 Reasons People Aren't Buying Tablets Anymore

5 Reasons People Aren't Buying Tablets Anymore | The tech sector | Scoop.it
Whether it’s a sign of doom or just a “speed bump,” something, on some level, is wrong.
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Apple Just Warned Facebook To Stay The Heck Out Of The App Store Business

Apple Just Warned Facebook To Stay The Heck Out Of The App Store Business | The tech sector | Scoop.it
The rule appears to ban Facebook from advertising its own App Center.
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Half Of Nation Says Tech Companies' Snooping Goes Too Far

Half Of Nation Says Tech Companies' Snooping Goes Too Far | The tech sector | Scoop.it
By Alexei Oreskovic SAN FRANCISCO, April 4 (Reuters) - The personal data gathering abilities of Google, Facebook and other tech companies has sparked growing unease among Americans, with a majority worried that Internet companies ar...
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A Sad Number Of Americans Sleep With Their Smartphone In Their Hand

A Sad Number Of Americans Sleep With Their Smartphone In Their Hand | The tech sector | Scoop.it
We can do better than this, people.
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The Tech Industry Is In Denial, But The Bubble Is About To Burst

The Tech Industry Is In Denial, But The Bubble Is About To Burst | The tech sector | Scoop.it
Euphoric reaction to superstar tech businesses is rampant -- so much so that the tech industry is in denial about looming threats. The tech industry is in a..
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Expensive Hepatitis C Medications Drive Prescription-Drug Spending

Prescription-drug spending rose more than 12% last year in the U.S., the biggest annual increase in over a decade, according to a report by the nation’s largest pharmacy benefit manager. The increase was driven in part by demand for expensive new hepatitis C treatments.
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5 Safari plug-ins for a better browsing experience

5 Safari plug-ins for a better browsing experience | The tech sector | Scoop.it
Eliminate ads, Flash animations, and other scourges of the Internet from view with these useful tools.
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Sorry, Satya: No One Will Ever Love Windows Until You Fix This Problem - Thurrott.com

Sorry, Satya: No One Will Ever Love Windows Until You Fix This Problem - Thurrott.com | The tech sector | Scoop.it
Satya Nadella wants people to love Windows. But I have bad news, Mr. Nadella. No one is ever going to love Windows until you fix this one problem.
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Marissa Mayer’s Plan for Yahoo Takes Hold. The Question Now Is Time.

Marissa Mayer’s Plan for Yahoo Takes Hold. The Question Now Is Time. | The tech sector | Scoop.it
Marissa Mayer has made sharp acquisitions and rebuilt crucial products, but her future may depend on reaction to her plans for the Alibaba investment.
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Facebook to Spend Billions on Future

Facebook to Spend Billions on Future | The tech sector | Scoop.it
Third-quarter results were strong, but the co-founder’s focus on long-term bets is making Wall Street nervous.
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Some consumers say Apple is losing its 'cool' factor

Some consumers say Apple is losing its 'cool' factor | The tech sector | Scoop.it
By Malathi Nayak SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Holly Riggle, a 29-year-old white-collar worker from Ohio, is just the kind of everyday customer Apple Inc would love to have for its new iPhone 6, which launches Friday. But Riggle is sticking to her Android smartphone, calling Apple less ”original” than it was under former Chief Executive Officer Steve Jobs. She is one of the 16 percent of respondents in a Reuters/Ipsos poll who said Apple had become somewhat or much less cool in the last two years. .
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Heartbleed Bug Puts Millions Of Android Devices At Risk

Heartbleed Bug Puts Millions Of Android Devices At Risk | The tech sector | Scoop.it
You might have changed all your passwords in the days since you learned of the Heartbleed bug, but if you're one of millions of people using certain Android devices, you might still be vulnerable.

Numerous devices running older versions of Google&...
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