It looks like the pundits and the rumor sites got it mostly right.
Yesterday, Apple announced a Shrinky Dinked addition to their tablet family, the iPad mini (7.9-inch 1024 x 768 display versus the original’s 9.7-inch one, making for a pencil-thin form factor you can hold in one hand).
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The redesigned, ultra-portable iPod nano has a larger Multi-Touch display; plays music, FM radio, and videos; includes built-in Bluetooth technology; and features a pedometer and Nike+ support for fitness.
About the size of a credit card — and just 5.4 mm thin — the new iPod nano is the thinnest iPod ever made. The 2.5-inch Multi-Touch display is nearly twice as big as the display on the previous iPod nano, so you can see more of the music, photos, and videos you love. Buttons let you quickly play, pause, change songs, or adjust the volume. The smooth new anodized aluminum design makes iPod nano feel as good as it sounds. And iPod nano wouldn’t be iPod nano without your choice of seven gorgeous, hard-to-choose-from colors.
iPod touch features a 6-mm ultra-thin design and brilliant, 4-inch Retina™ display. The 5-megapixel iSight® camera lets you take stunning photos, even in panorama, or record 1080p video. Discover music, movies, and more from the iTunes® Store, or browse apps and games from the App Store. And with iOS 6, the world’s most advanced mobile operating system, you get Siri, iMessage, Facebook integration, FaceTime®, Game Center, and more.
The all-new MacBook Pro pushes the limits of notebook performance. It has a stunning Retina display with over 5 million pixels. An all-flash architecture built for speed. The latest quad-core Intel Core i7 processors and next-generation NVIDIA graphics. And an incredibly thin and light design. You’ve never seen anything like it. Because there’s never been anything like it. The MacBook Pro with Retina display is available in a 15-inch model.
On June 11th, at the annual Worldwide Developers Conference, Apple unveiled an all-new 15-inch MacBook Pro, featuring a stunning Retina display with over 5 million pixels. It also updated MacBook Air and MacBook Pro, announced OS X Mountain Lion availability, introduced an all-new AirPort Express, updated Mac Pro, introduced iPad Smart Case, and previewed iOS 6.