Ray Shaw firstname.lastname@example.org has a passion for IT ever since building his first computer in 1980. He is a qualified journalist, hosted a consumer IT based radio program on ABC radio for 10 years, has developed world leading software for the events industry and is smart enough to no longer own a retail computer store!
Apple’s iPhone sold 10 million units in its first weekend after release. At say A$1,000 average the $10 billion pie must be sliced between Apple, its manufacturer, parts suppliers, distribution, and retailers. All are smiling because the teardown cost (components) is estimated at US$227 and $242.50 for the Plus.
Korean technology giant Samsung released some leading edge products at the Sydney Opera House last night – literally. Its Galaxy Note Edge is the kind of advance that keeps it well ahead of the pack.