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jean-louis gassée

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Steve Jobs' perfect pitch: The Macintosh launch

guest post Former Apple executive Jean Louis Gassée takes a nostalgic look at the Mac's historic launch and promises -- not to be confused with the hard struggle later on the battlefield.

By January 23, 2014

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Apple's quest to reinvent digital healthcare

The iPad, iPhone, and much-rumored iWatch are all part of Apple's plan to sell health and fitness monitoring tools and services to consumers and healthcare providers.

By February 10, 2014

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How Big Brother's going to peek into your connected home

The tech industry easily convinced the public to accept a myriad of free services for the price of some loss of privacy. But getting them to embrace the smart home is going to be a far harder sell.

By February 5, 2014

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Parsing Apple's TV ambitions

People don't replace their TVs every few years, which makes the idea of an Apple TV set less plausible compared to an Apple set-top box, says former Apple exec Jean-Louis Gassée.

By December 10, 2012

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Is there an iPad Pro in Apple's future?

Forrester predicts that 200 million workers will be lining up for a Windows tablet. Apple may want to take a bite out of that market with an iPad "Pro."

By February 7, 2013

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Former Apple exec: PC 'in its twilight'

Former Apple executive Jean-Louis Gassée is prognosticating doom and gloom for the PC, asserting that Intel needs to get competitive in the smartphone market or risk missing the transition to the post-PC world completely.

By May 9, 2011

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How Microsoft will compete with 'free'

Jean-Louis Gassée explains how Microsoft's future business model will borrow from both Apple and Google.

By October 19, 2008

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Launchpad Chicken: MobileMe and sync trouble

Jean-Louis Gassée looks into Apple's MobileMe launch misfire and whether the company is capable of running a worldwide wireless data synchronization service for tens of millions of users.

By August 11, 2008

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A roadmap to Microsoft's competition with 'free'

Microsoft can compete with free, but only if it embraces free software.

By October 20, 2008

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Who knew: Steve Jobs breaks rules

Venture capitalist, former Apple executive and writer Jean-Louis Gassée takes issue with Peter Elkind's rip on Steve Jobs in the recent issue of Fortune. For Gassée, Steve Jobs is Silicon Valley's Yves Saint Laurent, a creator who towers above his profess

By March 10, 2008