Originally Posted by tonton
Which is why they will no longer sell "iLife" and "iWork" as such. They will sell the individual apps on the app store under an i**** heading.
They also don't have to bundle all the localisations nor the templates. Those can be downloaded when needed. They just load the template previews and to use one, it just downloads the 2-3MB file you choose.
I think they have to start doing away with optical distribution. The Mac USB key and MBA are good indicators for the transition and how close it is.