Why is Apple Selling a Non-Contract iPhone?

Today’s most interesting stories in technology, media and entertainment:

In a move that no one can explain, Apple is now selling iPhones for list price without an AT&T contract. However, the iPhone will still only work on the AT&T network, so is there really a point? Well, no actually, there isn’t.

In other Apple news, need a last minute gift? No problem. Now iPhone users can gift applications to each other through the App Store. Wow, now there’s an app for giving apps.

Interested in the triple play deal for video, voice and data, but, you don’t want a landline phone? AT&T is now letting customers choose between a wireless phone and a landline phone for their triple play. Just pick the plan that’s best for you. Video, landline and data or Video, wireless and data.

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About Shelly Palmer

Shelly Palmer is the Professor of Advanced Media in Residence at Syracuse University’s S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications and CEO of The Palmer Group, a consulting practice that helps Fortune 500 companies with technology, media and marketing. Named LinkedIn’s “Top Voice in Technology,” he covers tech and business for Good Day New York, is a regular commentator on CNN and writes a popular daily business blog. He's a bestselling author, and the creator of the popular, free online course, Generative AI for Execs. Follow @shellypalmer or visit shellypalmer.com.



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