Episode: Apple vs Microsoft: Valuation Battle Royale

Futurum Tech Podcast Logo
Apple vs Microsoft: Valuation Battle Royale
Apple and Microsoft are atop the leader board when it comes to both product success and market capitalization, or valuation. We take a look at the pro's and con's of each, and layout our predictions on which we think has the right stuff long-term (and why LinkedIn is more important that you might think). Plus our Fast Five: Trend Micro identifies some major security gaps in Industrial IoT (IIoT) protocols; Qualcomm's new Snapdragon "platform" and 5G; Australia's new "show us the data" anti-encryption legislation; Microsoft's iOS update for Outlook; and the US taps Canada as a "trade" partner, seeking the extradition of the CFO of Chinese firm Huawei. Our Tech Bites Winner: Facebook, with its "let's bypass user consent to gather information" approach to trust and transparency. Our Crystal Ball: When we we see Apple deliver a true 5G iPhone? This episode features: Daniel Newman (@danielnewmanUV) and Fred McClimans (@fredmcclimans). If you haven't already, please subscribe to our show on iTunes or SoundCloud. For inquiries or more information on the show you may email the team at info@futurumresearch.com or follow @FuturumXYZ on Twitter and feel free to direct inquires through that channel as well. To learn more about Future research please visit www.futurumresearch.com. As a reminder, the Futurum Tech Podcast is intended as an informational newsletter only. No investment advice is offered. While equities are frequently discussed, no investment advice is offered or implied.

Futurum Tech Podcast
Users who viewed this episode also viewed...

Futurum Tech Podcast > Australia Hangs Up on Huawei and ZTE: The Politics of 5G Down Under

Australia's 5G mobile rollout promises high speeds and high profits, but not for Huawei or ZTE who have been banned from participating amid allegations of "extrajudicial directions from a foreign government" - China. Yes it's political but it's also security focused. This week we dive into the challenges and realities of China's influence over the tech industry...

Futurum Tech Podcast > California Plants A Flag In Deepfakes

Deepfake videos are video forgeries that make people seem to be doing or saying things they didn’t actually do or say. As you might imagine these manipulated videos can have a big impact on people who are “featured” in them. California’s Governor Gavin Newsom recently signed into law a couple of laws aimed at affording some protection as it relates to deepfake videos used in both politics and porn...

Futurum Tech Podcast > Is Apple atop a Trillion-dollar Bubble?

Apple's Q3 performance and some strong guidance pushes it into the Trillion Dollar Club, but why? Is Apple really that good? Is there a bubble? And why doesn't rival Samsung (our Tech Bites winner of the week) get any love? Plus our Fast Five featuring Alibaba's DingTalk, Consumer Viewing Habits, Macy's digital push, Cisco's Duo security acquisition, and Facebook's vanishing security officer - plus our Crystal Ball look at the next Trillion Dollar Winner! This episode features: Daniel Newman (@danielnewmanuv), Olivier Blanchard (@oablanchard), Fred McClimans (@fredmcclimans)...
Comments (0)

Login or Sign up to leave a comment.

Log in
Sign up

Be the first to comment.