• The M1 Ultra debuts


    Will Fastie

    By Will Fastie

    Keeping to schedule, Apple drops the next shoe in its master plan to get all its products running on its own, proprietary, silicon.

    It’s been about 18 months since Apple announced the original M1 system on a chip (SOC), introduced several products based on it, and laid out its plan to transition to its own silicon in roughly two years.

    At its spring event last week, the company took its next step in that transition and went so far as to tease the last shoe. Perhaps “tease” is the wrong word because the company came right out and said it — the last brick in the wall will be a transition of the insanely expensive Mac Pro to Apple silicon.

    Read the full story in the AskWoody Plus Newsletter 19.11.0 (2022-03-14).