Apple’s new MacBook keyboard fix is reassuring and worrying at the same time
I genuinely don’t know whether to feel reassured or worried about Apple’s latest attempt to address its busted butterfly keyboards. I think it’s both — because on the very same day Apple announced a revised version of its MacBook Pro keyboard that supposedly won’t get crippled by mere specks of dust, it included those brand-new keyboards in the same free extended repair program designed to placate customers whose keyboards do fail.
Like Owen Williams points out, it’s weird:
First keyboard in history to launch with a replacement program on day one for when it definitely breaks? talk about faith pic.twitter.com/9TM3nfdrKj
— Owen Williams ⚡ (@ow) May 21, 2019
If you assume that Apple’s trying to sweep this issue under the rug, it’s…