Apple removes ‘Designed by Apple in California’ e-book from US on-line retailer

Back in November of 2016, Apple released the ‘Designed By Apple In California’ book, which highlights its storied design historical past. Sometime not too long ago, nevertheless, Apple has eliminated the e-book from its on-line retailer within the United States.

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Apple nonetheless has a page on its website dedicated to ‘Designed By Apple In California,’ however the link to purchase the book now leads you to an error web page. The textual content on that webpage invitations customers to purchase the e-book, despite the fact that it’s seemingly not accessible.

The removing of the itemizing comes following an prolonged interval of unavailability for the ‘Designed By Apple In California’ e-book within the United States. Now that the itemizing has been fully eliminated, nevertheless, we are able to infer that Apple doesn’t have any plans on replenishing that inventory. It’s doable that Apple printed a sure variety of the books and has since run out of inventory.

In sure nations, the e-book remains to be accessible by way of Apple’s on-line retailer, although availability varies wildly. In the U.K., although, it’s nonetheless accessible and in inventory for transport. The e-book was launched in 2016 in two sizes at $199 and $299. The objective of the hardbound e-book was to focus on historic designs all through Apple’s previous. It was devoted to Steve Jobs.

Designed by Apple in California chronicles 20 years of Apple design by 450 pictures of our merchandise and the processes used to make them. A visible historical past spanning iMac to Apple Pencil, this hardcover quantity is each a testomony and a tribute to the meticulous processes of design, engineering, and manufacturing which are singularly Apple.

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