Horace Dediu’s essay identifies a key characteristic of innovation, with a nod to Steve Jobs. Photograph: Tony Avelar/AFP/Getty Images

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Dermot Daly and fellow organiser Paul Campbell have establish Úll as a significant event among the Apple community of developers and designers.

The organisers of the Úll conference, Paul Campbell and Dermot Daly, have confirmed that the Apple-centric developers' event will go ahead again ne(...)