Tuesday, May 08, 2007

Will they, won't they?

The rumours surrounding a 6G iPod release are flying tick and fast, with Think Secret first predicting and then retracting today as the surprise release date for the next generation iPod. But as Ars Technica notes there just isn't any reason for Apple to release a new iPod right now. A new widescreen video iPod would cannibalise the iPhone's sales, and right now the iPhone has to be the most important thing Apple has going, surely the delay to Leopard tells us that?