NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Apple (AAPL) (Stock Quote: AAPL) has had a product timeline unlike almost any other company. Every year since 2001, Apple has released a product that the masses end up wanting and clamoring for.
(AAPL) While next year is set to be a little different -- Apple must cope without the leadership of its visionary founder -- rumors of an Apple TV set launch have given some tech enthusiasts hope. When word came out from his biography that Jobs had "finally cracked" the problem of building a TV set with a simple user interface, analysts, including Ticonderoga Securities, have speculated this could be a huge revenue driver for Apple.
Here is Apple's product timeline since the launch of the first iPod in 2001 to the present day.