Are these the most important Mac's you have never heard of until now? Nestled among one fascinating insight after the next is a passing observation. Is this a glimpse of the next major silicon pivot in the Apple story? In case it's not clear. This article focused primarily on the development of the A-Series chip, the bet Steve took and the man who has made these chips possible. All told, utterly transforming Apple fortunes and shaking up the industry. If these customised Mac mini's are cooking prototype ARM silicon under the hood then... it is not hard to guess the rest.