Beats by Apple

It is not a surprise to me that this $3 billion deal is all about Beats Music. Others seem to agree. The way I see it, Apple CEO Tim Cook is trying to replace some of Steve Jobs’ skills by bringing in the best in business. Angela Ahrendts has the chops to take Apple retail … Continue reading Beats by Apple

Cook, Beats and Jobs

Don’t forget Steve Jobs sang the praises of John Sculley and ultimately regretted the decision to hire him at Apple. Just because Jobs anointed Cook don’t think Steve wouldn’t regret this decision today. Bob Lefsetz, The Lefsetz Letter on Apple-Beats deal. The whole piece is worth reading. Continue reading Cook, Beats and Jobs