Apple to host virtual iPad event, may hint at new AirPods Many of us may be suffering from virtual event fatigue after a year of video calls New iMac gets jolt of color in Apple's first redesign since 2012The new devices pay homage to the original iMacs that changed a struggling Apple's fortunes decades ago. Apple event: AirTag, iPad and iMac lead line-upApple unveiled its version of a tile tracker to locate lost items, designed with privacy in mind. AirTags lead the line up of new products at first Apple event of 2021The tech giant has also launched a revamped iMac and its most powerful iPad Pro. Apple unveils AirTags, candy-coloured Macs and more versatile iPad ProThe Californian giant introduces a slate of new products, including its new tracking gadget, AirTag, which has raised antitrust concerns. Apple shows off new devices and sets release date for disputed iPhone software.The company said it planned to release iPhone software next week that will come with a privacy feature that has many digital-advertising companies worried. Apple announces AirTags for lost items, podcast subscriptions at iPad launch eventIt also announced podcast subscription services that will compete with rival Spotify AirTags could give a nice bump to Apple's growing lineup of smaller stuffWhen people think Apple, they think big ticket items like iPhones, MacBooks and iPads. But the company's accessories line of iPhone cases, chargers and tablet keyboards is a critical part of its revenue growth strategy.