Pixel Envy

Written by Nick Heer.

R.I.P. iTunes Ping

Apple doesn’t do social networks well. In fact, companies that don’t devote their entire time to social networking tend to fail at it. Look at Google Buzz or Google+—neither of these is used to anywhere near the extent of their competitors. This isn’t a slight against Google, by the way, but a comparison to illustrate that building a social network is hard, and requires a company’s full attention.