What Apple Might Have in Mind for its Macs in 2020

· John Martellaro · Particle Debris

2017 MacBook Air

There are some tantalizing opportunities for Mac upgrades in 2020. And even some opportunities to fill in holes in the lineup. John’s selected article of the week explore it all.

Apple's New Services Are Fueling iPad Growth

· John Martellaro · Particle Debris

The more hardware Apple sells, the more people sign up for services. But the opposite may also be happening. Services also drive iPad sales in new ways.

A Humorous Take on macOS: Like Linux of Old

· John Martellaro · Particle Debris

macOS Catalina logo

It’s hard to have a sense of humor about a macOS affair that causes great grief. It requires a unique perspective to look at the lighter side. Here’s one.

The Case For Apple to Make Home Robots Just Got Stronger

· John Martellaro · Particle Debris

The profitability of cars is low. And Apple is a mass-market consumer electronics company that maintains high margins. Seeking Alpha argues that Apple should use its AI tech for home robots instead.

How the iMac Saved Apple and May Yet Live Forever

· John Martellaro · Particle Debris

Steve Jobs at iMac intro

The iMac, in 1998, saved Apple from an extinction event. Today, it endures and embodies the best of desktop computing. Here’s the story.