Apple's Beats brand in April unveiled the Powerbeats Pro, a redesigned wire-free version of its popular fitness-oriented Powerbeats earbuds.
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Rothenberg appears to base this opinion on the circumstantial evidence provided by Apple's revivial of Newton technology as well as rumors that Apple's laptop lines are undergoing radical new design revisions for 2003.
Meanwhile, Ian Betteridge, MacUser UK's editor, agrees with Rothenberg but feels that Apple will more aggressively pursue this market in 2003.