By Jim Karpen on Fri, 04/13/2012
Here's what we know: a "revolutionary new product" is coming from Apple within the next 8 months. Here's what we don't know: what it is. No clue. According to AppleInsider, this claim was made in a recent radio interview in France by acclaimed designer Phillippe Starck, who says he's been working on this new product and that met regularly with the late Steve Jobs regularly in recent years. Starck has designed a wide range of products in his career, AppleInsider says, including motorcycles, toothbrushes, and windmills. CNET reports that his designs have included speakers, headphones, and external hard drives. Of course, this has stirred speculation what the product might be, and some think that it's the Apple television that many are hoping for. But who knows? Apple CEO Tim Cook did say that Apple would be coming out with some amazing new products this year, so maybe we'll see a TV and other goodies as well.