Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) just updated their store homepage with a cleaner style and a new Father’s Day promotion. It’s speculated that the new design is likely Jonathan Ive’s idea as part of his growing style influence.
Apple Inc. (AAPL) Website Promotional Offers
The promotional on the front page offers some gift ideas for Father’s Day including the iPad and iPad Mini. Scroll down the page to find other gift options including GoPro HD HERO3 Video Camera, Nest Learning Thermostat (second generation), Nike+FuelBand, iGrill Grilling/Cooking Thermometer, hipKey Proximeter and Movement Alarm, Big JAMBOX by Jawbone Wireless Speaker, and Bowers & Wilkins P5 Mobile Headphones. For those who want to order the gifts by Father’s Day (which is June 16 this year), there is a link to shipping deadlines.
As for the new design, Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL)’s website features square corners instead of the original rounded corners and square buttons. It also has a more tiled design with a simpler layout. It’s a fresher look but it still has that modern minimalist effect that the Apple brand is known for. This design upgrade reminds us that Ive has some exciting new changes in store for future products such as the highly anticipated iPhone 5. Although nothing has been confirmed yet, there are many rumors and speculations as to what the new device will look like.
A recent blog post from Patently Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) suggests that the company could design a future smartphone with the new 5-inch high definition HD LCD product that was based on oxide thin-film transistor. This report has many hoping that the iPhone 5S will feature such a display.
There is really no telling what Apple may do next but there is one thing fans can count on and that’s a better product. If there is one thing that the iPhone maker is really good at, it’s constantly improving their products and services. In the technology business, it’s crucial to reinvent your best selling products to stay on top.