Posts Tagged: Apple

15 (Humorous) Orchard Predictions for 2013


This is it… our last 15th anniversary post for the year. It’s been a great one, and as we shared in last month’s post, we’re so very grateful to have these incredible years behind us and such promising prospects ahead. For this post, we got all Orchardite minds together to assemble our trimmed down 15… Read more »

Ladies and Gents, iTunes 11 Has Arrived


iTunes 11 is here! With a complete redesign of both the iTunes player and the iTunes store, we wanted to point out some great new features that you can use to optimize your listening and shopping experience. First, let’s start with the player itself. You will notice when you first open iTunes 11 that there… Read more »

15 Events We Would Never Have Anticipated in 1997


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When Richard Gottehrer and Scott Cohen first founded The Orchard back in 1997, they did it because they could see the potential of digital way before its prime — before iTunes, YouTube and Facebook had even launched. In 15 years, the industry has certainly come a long way, and while we pride ourselves in continually… Read more »

Why Spotify Needs to be Worth $3.5B


Recent rumors abound that Spotify is seeking a massive round of venture capital funding – a round that would value the company at a reported $3.5B. Initial reactions seem to be, essentially, “Wow, that’s high.” Indeed, $3.5B is a lot of money. But there are many persuasive arguments to the effect that Spotify is worth… Read more »