Despite Apple's many marketing, business, and technology achievements this year, 2011 will be remembered as the year that Steve Jobs died. Consider these 11 other highs and lows For Apple in 2011.
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Apple's long-awaited cloud music service for those with music not acquired through iTunes finally launched in November. iTunes Match creates copies of local music files on Apple's iCloud servers, allowing them to be accessed on other devices connected to the user's iCloud account. But this service isn't free--it costs $25 per year.
Server Market SplitsvilleJust because the server market's in the doldrums doesn't mean innovation has ceased. Far from it -- server technology is enjoying the biggest renaissance since the dawn of x86 systems. But the primary driver is now service providers, not enterprises.