Apple’s tiny computer is on the rise.
Apple may have just “a little more to show” us, but this week’s Apple event in San Jose is turning into perhaps more than just a little more. In fact, not to put too fine a point on it, it’s potentially turning into a lot.
Apple is getting out of the server room, sort of. The company announced today that it’s dropping the Xserve rackmounted server, but at the same time it’s also introducing a new Mac Pro Server configuration.
Apple’s attempts to build a living-room console for watching TV and movies has been one of the company’s conspicuous non-successes. Apple TV has sold a few million units, according to analysts, but that’s not Apple-scale success. CEO Steve Jobs has referred to it as a “hobby.”