Apple just told the world it has no idea who the Mac is for

Owen Williams
Oct 28, 2016 · 8 min read
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The “future” — or a dumb gimmick?
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Do you want the Pro, the Pro or the Pro? Which one is for Pros? I’m confused.
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“Watching someone DJ with the top of a keyboard was just embarrassing, doubly so from the company that makes the iPad and as recently as this year’s WWDC showed off its ability to be used by blind people.”

Even worse, what took so long to get to this point? Many people have been waiting a year or more for a refresh, and this itself wasn’t even that notable.

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The size of the MacBook is perhaps the most compelling component.

“I think if you’re looking at a PC, why would you buy a PC anymore? No really, why would you buy one?”
Tim Cook, talking about the iPad Pro

The good news is there’s finally a modern Mac available, even if there are some small compromises, I just hope that Apple keeps up the pace from here on out. For the last 12–24 months it’s been painful explaining to someone that Apple will surely update its machines soon.

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Courage (via Twitter)
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Owen Williams

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Owen Williams

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Developer, accidental wordsmith. OneZero columnist trying to debug the why behind tech. More: https://char.gd

Charged Tech

Tech news, deciphered. Charged Tech is your hub for the best independent news. Now publishing here: https://char.gd

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