At first glance, Apple canceling AirPower seems like a huge fail. But it’s nothing compared to another recent hardware disaster.
The company announced its cool new wireless charger, Apple’s first, in 2017. It was supposed to charge multiple devices (iPhones, AirPods, Apple Watches, etc.) simultaneously — something other wireless chargers currently can’t do.
Most people are calling this a huge embarrassment. But is it really?
It’s hard to judge AirPower — an unreleased product which I have never used and had no bearing at all on my life — a failure while I’m sitting here typing this on Apple’s MacBook Pro butterfly keyboard. Read more…