Today’s Apple Event – Quick Takes

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For many years now, I’ve made Apple Events a scheduled interruption to my workday. To make sure I had time for today’s, I was up in my office and clocked in before five. Now, fresh off viewing the show, here are my quick takes.

My pre-event Twitter feed was filled with attendees’ impressions of Apple Park and the new Steve Jobs TheaterJohn Gruber posted this shot, and as his first commenter mentioned, Apple’s new campus looks like a scene from Arrival:

This year is the 10th anniversary of the iPhone and the first event ever held in the new Steve Jobs Theater, so Apple opened with some audio clips from Steve Jobs along with a tribute video. After that it was time to introduce their new products:

After the event was over, Tim Cook invited attendees to touch and see the new devices in the new demo area attached to Steve Jobs Theater. Once again, I turned to my Twitter feed to see what it looked like from the vantage of those who were there:

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