Five Products Apple Should Stop Making

Time for the computer giant to cut out some of the bloat
Sept. 4 (Bloomberg) -- Bloomberg Businessweek technology correspondent Sam Grobart takes a look at a handful of Apple software products that do not equal the quality or promise of the iPad and iPhone. (Source: Bloomberg)

Let’s all agree that Apple makes some rip-roaringly good products. The iPhone, the iPad, and the MacBook Air are all massive successes. And there are ceaseless rumors about the forthcoming iPhone 5. But Apple makes many things, and it stands to reason that some of their products are better than others. The problem for Apple (and it’s a problem many companies would like to have, no doubt) is that when the bar is set so high for the good stuff, the merely adequate starts to look unacceptable.

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