Cloud Services

Apple Hires Former Time Warner Cable Executive to Focus on Cloud Services

According to a new report from the Wall Street Journal, Apple hired former Time Warner Cable executive Peter Stern to improve their cloud services business. Stern's hire, which was confirmed by a spokesperson from Apple, could help Apple disrupt the cable industry with new subscription-based products. While at Time Warner Cable, Stern served as chief product,...

Apple Reportedly Looking to Unify Infrastructure that Powers its Cloud Services

According to a report by The Information (via AppleInsider), Apple is working on unifying the infrastructure behind its cloud services, such as iCloud, Siri, Apple Music and Apple Maps. Currently, these services run mostly on discrete, purpose-built platforms that are largely incompatible with each other. This, in particular, has caused problems with cross-service integrations and made adding features...