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Mac Tablet drawing closer?

Some rumours go through a transformation and become myth. Such tech’ rumours can persist beyond redoubtable and furious denials. The idea of a Mac Tablet computer has a certain allure, a luster even. Not helping matters is Apple saying one thing yet doing something else… Adding grist to the oft-cranked rumour mill is TechCrunch, who […]

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Tech’ news in brief: the Mac Tablet saga continues…

No sooner does the warm glow of the Apple iPhone begin to peak on the horizon, more Mac Tablet rumours begin to roll & churn: “Apple has filed for a European design trademark which may provide a tantalising glimpse of the company’s long-awaited tablet computer. The filing, made in May this year but only published […]

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Mac Tablet not set in stone?

The idea of a Mac Tablet has been rumbling for a long, long time. If a past Apple meeting that included Steve Jobs is anything to go by, there’s little sign of Apple producing such a device. So, despite my earlier ruminations on the subject, the Mac Tablet PC might never see the light of […]

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Apple Mac Tablet for the rest of us, Part 3

To try to please everyone is to please no one. But could an Mac Tablet by Apple do just that? Could Apple please the home, education and creative markets with one device? I’d say they can, and the reason for this thinking is not so much in the device, but in the software. In the […]

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Apple Mac Tablet for the rest of us, Part 2

So Apple go and release the Mac Tablet. What kind animal would the Mac Tablet be? When I previously talked about the needs behind the Windows Tablet PC and the problems it solves, I don’t see those needs or problem-solving ideas being anything like what Apple might have in mind. Specifically, I don’t see Apple […]