Friday, July 2, 2004
Apple Delays New iMac
Apple's shares fell 6 percent in Thursday's after-hours trading session after the company said it was delaying its new iMac until September, missing the important back-to-school shopping season.
Apple Says Will Delay New iMac
Apple says its next-generation iMac desktop computer will be delayed until September and that it has stopped taking orders for the current iMac. The delay means Apple will miss the crucial back-to-school season for the new iMac. "Our planning was obviously less than perfect."
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by Ina Fried, CNET News.com
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I have a policy that this website will be the best Apple news headlines website ever. :-)
The question that must be on everyone's mind: "What forced Apple's hand?"
Last minute show-stopper bug? Last minute problem with the suppoly of G5 chips? Last minute discovery that Microsoft Office will not run on the new iMac?
Whatever it is, the problem is most likely discovered at the 11th hour. Wait for "Apple Confidential 3.0" to find out the what the problem is.