How the old products Apple keeps around are crucial to its success

Apple's yesteryear tech may seem hopelessly outdated, but they play important roles.
  • Dan Moren (
  • 20 September, 2021 20:00

This past week saw a slew of fancy new devices from Apple: iPhones, iPads, and Apple Watches. But as significant as the latest models in the company's lineup are, you may have also raised an eyebrow to see a few devices that not only aren't brand new but are, in fact, a few years old.