All of these are known to happen, ALWAYS... cheers! Oh by the way, source: Gizmodo Edit - As requested for some since the attachment is too small to read: 1. It will make you want one. 2. It will be missing something "essential" 3. It will have at least one really surprising feature 4. It will single handedly re-monetize a waning industry 5. It will be Time Magazine's device of the year 6. It will have a short battery life. 7. It will standardize at least one new technology 8. Steve Ballmer will say it's too expensive and too limiting 9. Companies will start playing catch-up. Their products will be deemed "iTable/iSlate" killers. 10. All other products will be compared to it in reviews. 11. At least one major critic will hate it on principle alone, then he'll actually try it for a week and then it will become his main machine and he will write a story on his transition. 12. People will sarcastically say it does everything including making you coffee. This will somehow never get old. 13. At least one company will make an absolutely ridiculous and useless peripheral for it. 14. A group of people will say they're waiting until it has x feature before they buy it. It will get x feature and they will still not buy it. 15. Almost all cases for the device will be expensive. 16. It will somehow be used in the military. 17. You'll eventually get over it's name. 18. Analysts will claim that it bridges the iPhone to Mac group, thus helping the 'halo' effect, without any evidence. 19. Early adopters will be heart-broken when v2 of the product comes out. 20. People will say Apple did an upgrade of the device too quickly. Steve Jobs will say get over it.