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In addition to being a mythical beast, the Macalope is not an employee of Macworld. As a result, the Macalope is always free to criticize any media organization. Even ours.

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A total letup: The Apple Watch Series 4

Predicting an Apple Watch letdown the didn't happen.

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Bad decisions: Judging the iPhone sight unseen

Asking people to judge the iPhone before it's announced doesn't lead to great decision-making.

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An F grade assessment: Pre-judging Apple’s keynote

Setting expectations unreasonably high.

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Watch this: A look back at Apple Watch commentary

Despite the commentary, the Apple Watch turned out OK.

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Same time next year: Samsung’s annual winning

It happens every year like clockwork.

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The real loser: Despite the headlines, it’s not Apple

It’s not all about market share.

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The fine print: Defining an iPhone problem

Making mountains out of mole hills.

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Save Apple, win big prizes: Trying to understand Apple’s plan

It's not making a super-large and expensive phone to push volume.

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By way of comparison: Apple scared, Samsung innovative

No matter what happens, that's the constant point of view.

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Alternate reality: Where Apple is behind on AR

It’s not in this universe.

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Playing favorites: The advantages of iOS and Android

Just listing one platforms problems isn't very helpful.

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Community service: Apple isn’t here to solve Tesla’s problems

The opinions of Tesla fans notwithstanding.

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The popularity paradox: iPhones are too loved

The problem for Apple is that people will buy iPhones.

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Problem magnification: All Apple problems are dire

Apple's margins are down slightly by some measures. Sound the alarms.

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Working it: iPad productivity isn’t about cursors

Don’t try to make the iPad into a PC.