But that was tame compared with similar events in the company's recent past. At a media event last year, for instance, Jobs announced that Apple was
That gambit paid off, with Apple selling millions of nanos over the holiday season last year, and the device quickly became the company's newest best-selling model.
To be sure, the company may feel no real need for radical changes right now. As Jobs mentioned in the presentation, sales of the company's iPods comprise 75.6% of the U.S. market for MP3 players, and sales of songs through iTunes make up 88% of the legal music download market.
Additionally, Jobs offered little in the way of an update on what could be one of the most crucial problems facing Apple: its