Both Apple and the New England Patriots became dynasties starting in 2001. The past decade has been very good to both as Apple, led by surly genius Steve Jobs, redefined industries with the iPod, iPhone and iPad — and the Patriots, led by surly genius Bill Belichick, went to five Super Bowls, winning three. But these days the Patriots are the masters of not getting to or losing the Super Bowl and Apple hasn’t released a new product since Steve Jobs passed away in Oct. 2011 (Ok I suppose the iPad Mini counts as new). Both organizations are still highly successful, but has the magic vanished?
Apple’s 15 Boldest Computer Designs, 1976 – 2012