Mobile Focused Podcast: Apple’s Doubling Down on the Ecosystem

on September 12, 2014

Ben Bajarin and Benedict Evans discuss the announcements around Apple’s big event. We discuss everything from iPhones taking share of premium from Android, to payments and Apple’s business model advantage, and some high level thoughts on what smart watches may actually be.

Some highlight quotes:

“Apple is blessed by their developers.” – Benedict Evans

“Apple attracts not just a certain type of customer but also a certain type of developers” – Benedict Evans

“With the Apple Watch, Apple is tackling their most ambitious hardware project yet.” – Ben Bajarin

Show Notes

iPhone 6 and Android Value – Benedict Evans

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