Yawn…Apple’s “Fun, New Things” Not So Fun?

Maybe all of our collective expectations are WAY too high for Apple, but a new Mac mini, iPod hi-fi and leather cases? Not gonna change the world.

Conjecture was a Mac mini-based TiVo-killer media center, iPhone, and a movie download service. Instead, we got an upgrade and a couple of accessories that made even the Apple fan-boys yawn.

Engadget was live as were others, but there is virtually ZERO buzz in the blogosphere and it’s been a couple of hours since Apple’s special, invite-only event ended.

The lack of conversation is a collective yawn from the blogosphere.

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  1. Computerworld Blogs on March 1, 2006 at 7:31 am

    Apple’s not-so-fun products (and spinning power)

    Welcome to today’s IT Blogwatch, in which Apple has fun, the reality-distortion backlash begins, and the electrical outlets rotate…

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