India, Jan. 13 -- Apple is developing touch panels for its Mac computers, breaking with long-standing business tradition and adopting a design philosophy that co-founder Steve Jobs once dubbed "ergonomically horrible."

The development of the touchscreen MacBook is presently in its infancy, and Bloomberg's Mark Gurman anticipates that the speculated OLED MacBook will be among the first Macs to ship with touch screen capabilities.

The laptop will have touchscreen capabilities in addition to the basic design of the MacBook. According to the people, who asked not to be identified because the plans are private, the company could launch its first touch-screen Mac in 2025 as part of a larger update to the MacBook Pro.

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