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CPI Down in May, Jobless Rate at 7.6%, the Fed is Happy

CPI Down in May, Jobless Rate at 7.6%, the Fed is Happy

Prices for goods increased in the USA in the past month according to the Labor Department.  The Consumer Price Index moved up just one tenth of one percent meaning the change in prices was statistically flat or practically irrelevant. Of... 
Why Apple’s iPhone Business Model Needs to Change…Pronto!

Why Apple’s iPhone Business Model Needs to Change…Pronto!

Historically, when a huge Smartphone launch has taken place anywhere in the world it’s been pretty easy to picture Apple smirking behind the scenes. The company rarely breaks silence other than to show the world its latest and greatest... 
1.5% Social Security Increment Won’t Cover Cost of Living Increase for Seniors

1.5% Social Security Increment Won’t Cover Cost of Living Increase for Seniors

Social Security recipients across the US are to be granted a small cost of living increase next year, but it’s hardly the life-changing increment most will have been hoping for. Instead, you can expect an addition of less than 2%... 
Apple’s TV Set Not Coming This Year, Maybe Not Next

Apple’s TV Set Not Coming This Year, Maybe Not Next

One of the most long-rumored Apple products that we may or may not see in the course of our lifetime is the deeply-fabled Apple TV set. In some respects it seems like such a no-brainer – Apple has already conquered various realms... 
Apple Breaks From Tradition, Remains Unpredictable

Apple Breaks From Tradition, Remains Unpredictable

We’re used to Apple making history, but today’s entry is one that’s surprised even the best of us. Yes, this very March 19th has proved to be the day that Apple took a leaf from a book other than its own and to some extent started...