Google's Early Approach to Take on Apple Watch, Improving iOS 9 Adoption is High Priority, One Drawback of Holding $194 Billion of Cash

Today's Above Avalon stories: 

  • Google's Early Approach to Take on Apple Watch
  • Improving iOS 9 Adoption is High Priority at Apple
  • One Drawback of Holding $194 Billion of Cash

We kick things off today by talking about Google's new health-tracking wristband and why health is shaping up to be a potential competitive tool to go up against Apple Watch. We next discuss one new feature found in the second beta of iOS 9 yesterday focused on improving iOS 9 adoption rates. Evidence is adding up that management has placed improving OS adoption rates as a high priority. We conclude by discussing one drawback Apple faces by holding so much cash on its balance sheet.
 

These stories are available for Above Avalon members. To continue reading, click here.


Become an Above Avalon member to read today's stories and receive future stories in a daily email containing 2-3 stories (10-12 stories/week). You can use the payment forms/links below to sign up ($10/month or $100/year). For more information on membership, click here