With Thanksgiving right around the corner and 2005 quickly fading, it’s time to start looking ahead to 2006, and to all the promise the New Year holds for great Mac hardware and software products. And that’s where you come in—we want to know what you think the big news will be for our favorite platform.
To put things in perspective, here’s a list of the top reader predictions for 2005—plus a brief assessment of how accurate they were:
• Low-price, flash-based iPods
—yeah, I’d say we have a winner.
• Improved AppleWorks to replace Microsoft Office
: No dice—Microsoft stills rules the roost.
• Sony-branded iPods
: More like the opposite—so long,
• Dual-processor iMacs
: Sorry, no.
So now that you’ve seen last year’s picks, we hope you’ll weigh in with some ideas for 2006. Post them in the comments thread below, and sit back and watch as your grandiose visions come to life.