Schiller can suck eggs, his example of a 27" iMac is silly. On my 13" or 15" Macbook Pro touch would work very well. There are just too many valid example of where touchscreen work well with a mouse or a trackpad.
If replacing the function keys is a big deal to him and Cook then I think they both need to give Apple back some of the millions they’ve pulled as salary.
Apple seems like the old corporate model, no one will do anything becuase they are afraid on losing their position at the money trough. It’s time Apple started leading the industry again with true designs for the future instead of the small little incremental updates.