Apple execs: Cheap iPhone only an option as a “category-killer”

Apple CTO Tim Cook and CFO Peter Oppenheimer sat down with RBC Capital Markets analyst Mike Abramsky on Wednesday, and according to the analyst, the executives conveyed that Apple’s key motivator for getting into the lower-end smartphone market would be to provide a “category-killer” experience.

Facebook SDK for iOS Now On Par with Android

Facebook today matured its SDK for iOS, adding support for OAuth 2.0 and an updated API for Facebook’s social graph, making it easier for developers to use Facebook data in apps. Might this update set the stage for a future link between Facebook and Apple?