WWDC 2012 Rumors: True Or False Quiz
Apple’s Worldwide Developers Conference begins on Monday, and the blogosphere is buzzing with predictions of just what Tim Cook and his team will unveil at the keynote address that has been the launching pad of so many innovations. Can you tell the difference between the real speculation and the stuff I just made up? Scroll to the bottom for answers.
a. A thinner MacBook Pro
b. A gossamer MacBook Air
c. An iPad mini
d. An iPad maxi
e. An Apple gaming system
f. An Apple TV
g. An Apple automobile
h. iPhone 5
a. True. Several outlets are reporting that the MacBook Pro, which hasn’t had an update since 2010, will get a major makeover and will slim down.
b. False. Although making a touchpad out of thin air might be a reality sooner than later.
c. True. Though Steve Jobs denounced smaller tablet computers several times, Apple is now facing intense market pressure from the Amazon Kindle Fire and even the Nook.
d. False. And gross.
f. True. This might be one of the major innovations Apple rolls out at the keynote address tomorrow.
h. False… most sources now agree that the iPhone 5 will come out some time in the fall, not at the WWDC.