“With Apple chief executive Steve Jobs skipping out on this year’s Macworld Expo, investment bank Piper Jaffray isn’t holding high hopes for new product announcements outside a pair of refreshed Macs, but said in a report Tuesday that a redesigned iPhone should surface in the months that follow,” Katie Marsal reports for AppleInsider.
“‘Predicting product announcements for this year’s Macworld has been difficult with new iPods and Macs released in the fall and the relatively new iPhone 3G,’ analyst Gene Munster told his clients,” Marsal reports. “‘With [Apple marketing chief] Phil Schiller delivering the keynote, we believe it suggests there will not be any revolutionary products at this year’s event.'”
Marsal reports, “Still, the analyst believes a couple of existing products could see a refresh at the annual conference, namely the iMac and Mac mini.”
Full article here.
[Thanks to MacDailyNews Reader “Fred Mertz” for the heads up.]