Apple Revenue Drops for First Time in 13 Years

Yesterday, Apple reported its quarterly earnings smelled like vinegar #RottenApples. And that smell is coming all the way from China – which accounted for 58% of the company’s first revenue slip in 13 years. The stock dropped 8% hours after trading. Under the guidance of Cook, the Chinese along with the rest of the world would rather queue for a Tesla than for Apple’s latest shiny toy (here’s looking at you iWatch).

Apple is growing in India but with it’s cheapest handset offering. Looking for a miracle from you iPhone 7. (Source: WSJ)

We Want Ballot Selfies!
Snapchat wants to fight for your rights…of ballot selfies. Depending on which state you live in, you may not be able to selfie after voicing your opinion and perform your civic duty (looking at you New Hampshire). Snapchat isn’t too happy with this decision; therefore, they have filed a complaint with the state of New Hampshire. Snapchat is presenting arguments such as it is their newsgathering right and a form of political expression. Still waiting on New Hampshire’s fight back. (Source: Mashable)

What to Say to Your Friend Trying to Get the Perfect Selfie Angle…

You should try a selfie drone. Zero Zero Robotics wants to help selfie lovers everywhere get the perfect angle with the Hover Camera. The Hover Camera is able to follow you around based off of facial and body recognition, but you better act fast because it has 8 minutes of battery life. The Hover Camera will cost you several hundred dollars, but it’s basically your selfie ride or die. (Source: The Verge)

About the Author: Erik Qualman

Often called a Digital Dale Carnegie and The Tony Robbins of Tech, Erik Qualman is a #1 Best Selling Author and Motivational Keynote Speaker that has spoken in 49 countries.


His Socialnomics work has been featured on 60 Minutes to the Wall Street Journal and used by the National Guard to NASA. His book Digital Leader propelled him to be voted the 2nd Most Likeable Author in the World behind Harry Potter’s J.K. Rowling. Qualman is a sitting professor at Harvard & MIT’s edX labs.


His latest book What Happens in Vegas Stays on YouTube is a Pulitzer Prize nominated work.


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