More news tidbits from the 2019 Apple WorldwideDeveloper Conference

More news tidbits from the 2019 Apple WorldwideDeveloper Conference

On the new Mac Power Users podcast, Doug, Brooks, the product manager for the 2019 Mac Pro (arriving this fall), says the high-end desktop will have a trickle down effect for all Apple’s pro products. “You're going to see the benefits and the implications of that team across all of our Mac products and our pro products,” he said.

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The 'cheese grater' Mac Pro is back (kinda) and accompanied by a 32-inch display

The 'cheese grater' Mac Pro is back (kinda) and accompanied by a 32-inch display

The “cheese grater” Mac Pro is back. Or at least its descendant is. To the delight of pro users, Apple introduced the all-new Mac Pro, a completely redesigned workstation for pros at today’s Worldwide Developer Conference. It also unveiled the Apple Pro Display XDR, which I have to admit is pricier than I anticipated.

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Will the 2019 Macs be exciting enough to reduce the downward sales trend of PCs?

Will the 2019 Macs be exciting enough to reduce the downward sales trend of PCs?

Worldwide shipments of devices — personal computers (PCs), tablets and mobile phones — are on pace to reach 2.21 billion units in 2019, exhibiting flat growth year over year, according to Gartner, Inc. The PC market is expected to continue its downward trend, while the mobile phone market is set to return to growth in 2020.

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Look for details on the revamped Mac Pro, Project Marizan at June’s WWDC

Look for details on the revamped Mac Pro, Project Marizan at June’s WWDC

Apple will likely preview the long promised, redesigned, modular Mac Pro at this June’s Worldwide Developers Conference, according to a Bloomberg by Mark Gurman. The tech giant will also release more details about “Project Marizan,” he adds. The Sellers Research Group (that’s me) says there’s a 100% chance that both will happen. 

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Here’s my take on today’s plethora of Apple rumors

Here’s my take on today’s plethora of Apple rumors

In a note to clients — as noted by …. well, pretty much every website that covers Apple — analyst Ming-Chi Kuo has made a plethora of predictions for products to be released this year. Here’s a round-up of them and the chances the Sellers Research Firm (that’s me) thinks they have of coming true.

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AWT TV Episode 50: Facebook Live didn't work, but we're here anyway

AWT TV Episode 50: Facebook Live didn't work, but we're here anyway

This episode of AWT TV — our 50th! — was supposed to mark our triumphant return to Facebook Live...only the process that was built to start the Facebook Live event on the Mac and then run over to Steve's iPad Pro didn't work. At least we were able to capture the video and bring it to you this way.

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