None of this is set in stone -- especially as long as Steve Jobs retains the prerogative to change his mind at the last minute -- but AppleInsider has posted the most definitive road map to date of Apple's (AAPL) fall product lineup.
Citing unnamed "people familiar with the situation," AppleInsider's Kasper Jade ticks off a schedule of release for a batch of new iPods, overhauled notebooks and refreshed iMacs, confirming MOREPhilip Elmer-DeWitt - Aug 28, 2008 10:38 AM ET
MacRumors has issued an update of its immensely useful Buyer's Guide -- a consumer-oriented cheat sheet that tracks the update cycle of Apple's product line and offers informed opinions about whether you should go ahead buy that MacBook Pro you've been lusting after or wait for the next model. As MacRumors put it:
Apple updates their products in a very consistent manner. A Mac comes out at a certain price with MOREPhilip Elmer-DeWitt - Apr 11, 2008 10:19 AM ET
What is it about Apple computers that makes them run so hot?
Complaints about overheating notebooks -- Apple doesn't call them laptops anymore for reasons that become obvious once you use them for a few minutes -- surfaced soon after the release of both the MacBook Pro in early 2006 and the MacBook later that spring.
Now the problem is the new MacBook Air. Despite assurances from Apple (AAPL) reps at MacWorld MOREPhilip Elmer-DeWitt - Mar 13, 2008 2:40 PM ET
The Macworld Conference & Expo, Silicon Valley's largest technology trade show, opens Monday. But the moment everyone is waiting for comes Tuesday morning, when Steve Jobs makes his annual keynote address at San Francisco's Moscone Center.
Jobs has set a high bar for himself. At Macworld 2006, he introduced the first Intel (INTC)-based Macs -- sparking a burst of sales that nearly doubled Apple's (AAPL) market share from roughly MOREPhilip Elmer-DeWitt - Jan 14, 2008 2:00 AM ET
Like the Oscars for the technical categories, which the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences hands out ahead of time rather than bog down the major Academy Award presentations, Apple (AAPL) is using this week to introduce new products that Steve Jobs feels aren't worthy of his keynote at Macworld next week.
Today it announced two of them:
A new Mac Pro, with two 2.8 GHz Quad-Core Intel Xeon processors, a MOREPhilip Elmer-DeWitt - Jan 8, 2008 1:43 PM ET
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