Is tech innovation dead at Apple now that the innovator is gone?

Just look what happened last time Steve left the company. History has a tendency of repeating itself. Apple still has several years worth of products left in the tubes that Steve had a part in but a decline in innovation coming.

What will be the next big technological breakthrough which will help humanity?

Thanks for the A2A.The other answers I see now are great in emphasizing the Breakthough facet of the question, but aren't as relevant regarding the Next facet of the question. So I'll focus on the

What will Apple come up with next?

There has been a lot of speculation around this over the last few years. Many have scrutinised Apple for not being innovative in the last few years, which many people see as only on front end of the company (consumer hardware). With that been said, Apple have invested a lot of time into things such as Apple music,

Over the next 30 years, what industries will not be fully taken over by technology and still be reliant on human decision making?

Here is my simple answer: technology itself. When all the other industries rely on technology, the choices and decisions of scientists and programmers will matter the most to push the technology industry forward. Of course, this assumes that we will not build a meta-machine that can infinitely improve itself in the next 30 years, but given

When will the next big technological breakthrough happen?

Cyborgs. 2025. Machines are able to handle an increasing number of complex environmental inputs. We require of them to make decisions of increasing importance. We need machines to do things in areas inhospitable to humans or other natural animals.

Is innovation lacking at Apple?

In brief, yes definitely.You'd think that because Apple is ‘financially stable' in the short run, that they are doing something right. However, the internal design of the company, and its established position as a company in several huge technological markets, assisted by its large capability to market itself,doesn't define it's ability to innovate as it used

What are the best new phone inventions that most people don't know about?

Living in Thailand i am uset to patchy mobile phone coverage in some areas of Bangkok ( like in many rural areas of my home country Denmark ) so I still use landlines to avoid disconnection during calls.I recently moved into a nice 20 year old condo building and wanted to

Is Microsoft following the footsteps of Apple by being content and not improvising on its products, lacking innovation?

I don't know what makes you think that either Apple or Microsoft is lacking innovation.The processors in iPhone is two generations ahead than Andriod counterparts and they shrunken entire Xbox Kinect to a notch size in iPhone for Face ID. The latest iPad Pro has processors better than most desktops.Microsoft has made one of the

What does Apple innovate?

In addition to Andrew's list of actual Apple products, Apple also funds tons of innovation upstream in its supply chains.  Machining.  Glass.  Batteries.  SoCs. Manufacturing.  Styling.  It's a long list.It's one reason Apple has monopsonies in a number of critical computer technologies now: it bought and paid for the R&D for

Who's better : Apple or Microsoft?

Apple is not better than Microsoft. Apple has its own domain, Microsoft has its own.   But let me tell you why people love Apple more than any other brand. Why there are more fans of Apple than any other tech brand or

How innovative is Microsoft?

Microsoft is planning to add dna digital data storage to their cloud https://lifenews525.wordpress.co...

Is Microsoft following the footsteps of Apple by being content and not improvising on its products, lacking innovation?

I don't know what makes you think that either Apple or Microsoft is lacking innovation.The processors in iPhone is two generations ahead than Andriod counterparts and they shrunken entire Xbox Kinect to a notch size in iPhone for Face ID. The latest iPad Pro has processors better than most desktops.Microsoft has made one of the

Which is the greatest invention to date?

I was not able to read all answers so I am sorry if I repeated any in my list of greatest inventions till date.So, the list goes like this :Inventions of wheel - The invention of wheel by the prehistoric human was a great invention as it paved the way for the invention of many other great

How innovative is Microsoft?

Microsoft is planning to add dna digital data storage to their cloud https://lifenews525.wordpress.co...

Who's better : Apple or Microsoft?

Apple is not better than Microsoft. Apple has its own domain, Microsoft has its own.   But let me tell you why people love Apple more than any other brand. Why there are more fans of Apple than any other tech brand or

Is Microsoft following the footsteps of Apple by being content and not improvising on its products, lacking innovation?

I don't know what makes you think that either Apple or Microsoft is lacking innovation.The processors in iPhone is two generations ahead than Andriod counterparts and they shrunken entire Xbox Kinect to a notch size in iPhone for Face ID. The latest iPad Pro has processors better than most desktops.Microsoft has made one of the

What does Apple innovate?

In addition to Andrew's list of actual Apple products, Apple also funds tons of innovation upstream in its supply chains.  Machining.  Glass.  Batteries.  SoCs. Manufacturing.  Styling.  It's a long list.It's one reason Apple has monopsonies in a number of critical computer technologies now: it bought and paid for the R&D for

What will be the greatest advancement in Technology in the next 10 years?

Not sure about 10 years, but society would jump forward if we could get better batteries or wireless energy transfer.Their are some experimental stuff out their, but it hasn't come to market yet.The changes alone with electric cars, will bring a sufficient impact on the market and in turn in the planet.

Where is Apple lagging in the smartphones innovation race?

Apple is doing great, it's just that people expect apple to be awesome. And they're lagging behind android simply because android is open. Apple is not.

How innovative is Microsoft?

Microsoft is planning to add dna digital data storage to their cloud https://lifenews525.wordpress.co...

Which is the greatest invention to date?

I was not able to read all answers so I am sorry if I repeated any in my list of greatest inventions till date.So, the list goes like this :Inventions of wheel - The invention of wheel by the prehistoric human was a great invention as it paved the way for the invention of many other great

Who's better : Apple or Microsoft?

Apple is not better than Microsoft. Apple has its own domain, Microsoft has its own.   But let me tell you why people love Apple more than any other brand. Why there are more fans of Apple than any other tech brand or

Is Microsoft following the footsteps of Apple by being content and not improvising on its products, lacking innovation?

I don't know what makes you think that either Apple or Microsoft is lacking innovation.The processors in iPhone is two generations ahead than Andriod counterparts and they shrunken entire Xbox Kinect to a notch size in iPhone for Face ID. The latest iPad Pro has processors better than most desktops.Microsoft has made one of the

Is innovation lacking at Apple?

In brief, yes definitely.You'd think that because Apple is ‘financially stable' in the short run, that they are doing something right. However, the internal design of the company, and its established position as a company in several huge technological markets, assisted by its large capability to market itself,doesn't define it's ability to innovate as it used

Which is the greatest invention to date?

I was not able to read all answers so I am sorry if I repeated any in my list of greatest inventions till date.So, the list goes like this :Inventions of wheel - The invention of wheel by the prehistoric human was a great invention as it paved the way for the invention of many other great

What will be the greatest advancement in Technology in the next 10 years?

Not sure about 10 years, but society would jump forward if we could get better batteries or wireless energy transfer.Their are some experimental stuff out their, but it hasn't come to market yet.The changes alone with electric cars, will bring a sufficient impact on the market and in turn in the planet.

What are the best new phone inventions that most people don't know about?

Living in Thailand i am uset to patchy mobile phone coverage in some areas of Bangkok ( like in many rural areas of my home country Denmark ) so I still use landlines to avoid disconnection during calls.I recently moved into a nice 20 year old condo building and wanted to

Is innovation lacking at Apple?

In brief, yes definitely.You'd think that because Apple is ‘financially stable' in the short run, that they are doing something right. However, the internal design of the company, and its established position as a company in several huge technological markets, assisted by its large capability to market itself,doesn't define it's ability to innovate as it used

What does Apple innovate?

In addition to Andrew's list of actual Apple products, Apple also funds tons of innovation upstream in its supply chains.  Machining.  Glass.  Batteries.  SoCs. Manufacturing.  Styling.  It's a long list.It's one reason Apple has monopsonies in a number of critical computer technologies now: it bought and paid for the R&D for

How innovative is Microsoft?

Microsoft is planning to add dna digital data storage to their cloud https://lifenews525.wordpress.co...

Which is the greatest invention to date?

I was not able to read all answers so I am sorry if I repeated any in my list of greatest inventions till date.So, the list goes like this :Inventions of wheel - The invention of wheel by the prehistoric human was a great invention as it paved the way for the invention of many other great

Is Microsoft following the footsteps of Apple by being content and not improvising on its products, lacking innovation?

I don't know what makes you think that either Apple or Microsoft is lacking innovation.The processors in iPhone is two generations ahead than Andriod counterparts and they shrunken entire Xbox Kinect to a notch size in iPhone for Face ID. The latest iPad Pro has processors better than most desktops.Microsoft has made one of the

Who's better : Apple or Microsoft?

Apple is not better than Microsoft. Apple has its own domain, Microsoft has its own.   But let me tell you why people love Apple more than any other brand. Why there are more fans of Apple than any other tech brand or

Where is Apple lagging in the smartphones innovation race?

Apple is doing great, it's just that people expect apple to be awesome. And they're lagging behind android simply because android is open. Apple is not.

What's going to be the biggest invention between now and the early 22nd century?

Here's what i'm hoping for: Teleporter/ Halodecks (Star Trek - they already predicted cellphones, tablets, and Google glasses so why not?)Base on the moon (Space 1999)Self Aware AI (Matrix/ Terminator/ AI/ Battlestar Galactica)

What can I do that will bring us closer to a future where people do not age?

Aging is not one thing, but a whole lot of different processes, many of which are quite independent of one another. Evolution tends to eliminate traits that either kill you before you can reproduce or let you live but prevent

What will be the greatest advancement in Technology in the next 10 years?

Not sure about 10 years, but society would jump forward if we could get better batteries or wireless energy transfer.Their are some experimental stuff out their, but it hasn't come to market yet.The changes alone with electric cars, will bring a sufficient impact on the market and in turn in the planet.

What's the next big gadget?

electricityhere me out!In 2020 California will mandate new houses have solar power. When you combine solar power that may soon have 30% efficiency (see Alta Devices breaks solar efficiency world record) with storage (think Tesla Powerwall , but bigger and cheaper) and electric cars (perhaps

Is plastic the most important invention?

Sorry to say this, but what is it with people and asking: Is X the most important invention? Most of the time, X is some kind of product that doesn't even come close to the most important invention!To ask yourself if X is the most important invention, you have to ask