Wednesday, 16 October 2019

Apple wants to be 'hub' of 'digital lifestyle'

By Peter Henderson, Reuters
Wednesday 10 January 01

Apple Computer Inc. Chief Executive Steve Jobs on Tuesday unveiled his vision to make the company's Mac lineup the hub of an emerging "digital lifestyle" that he predicted would usher in a renaissance for the personal computer industry. Jobs also set a March release date for Apple's new UNIX-based operating system, OS X, which the company hopes will be the foundation for a decade of software development and mark the start of a recovery from the loss projected this quarter. "We don't think the PC is dying at all. We think it's evolving," said Jobs, who has pledged Apple would come roaring back with new offerings and a clear distribution channel after warning in December of the company's first loss in three years…

Apple Computer Inc. Chief Executive Steve Jobs on Tuesday unveiled his vision to make the company's Mac lineup the hub of an emerging "digital lifestyle" that he predicted would usher in a renaissance for the personal computer industry. Jobs also set a March release date for Apple's new UNIX-based operating system, OS X, which the company hopes will be the foundation for a decade of software development and mark the start of a recovery from the loss projected this quarter. "We don't think the PC is dying at all. We think it's evolving," said Jobs, who has pledged Apple would come roaring back with new offerings and a clear distribution channel after warning in December of the company's first loss in three years…

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