By Stephen Hackett
July 31, 2019 2:20 PM PT
The Hackett File: On the possible return of the six-color Apple logo
There’s a (somewhat sketchy) rumor going around about a very specific detail about (possible) future Apple hardware. Here’s Joe Rossignol at MacRumors:
Apple may be planning to reintroduce its classic rainbow logo on some of its new products as early as this year, according to a well-connected MacRumors tipster, who in turn cites a corporate Apple employee in Cupertino.
When I said this one is a bit shaky, I wasn’t joking. Rossignol goes on:
To be clear, this rumor could very well be untrue. We have elected to share it since it comes from a tipster who has longstanding connections to both Apple and related industries, but no other sources have shared similar information that we know of. And, even if true, the plans could certainly change.
Even with all of that couching, I love this idea.
Of course, there’s the historic use of the six color logo when it comes to Apple hardware.…