__SPACER__ After the popular release of the Apple II, Apple Computer tried to market the Apple III as a business machine. One of the main reasons it failed was due to the fact that it was designed from a marketing perspective.
__SPACER__ With Microsoft achieving rampant success with its Office productivity suite, Apple tried its hand at a similar suite called Appleworks. It was ultimately discontinued in 2007 after lagging support and updates.
__SPACER__ While the Lisa introduced the world to Apple's genius one-button mouse, it was considered a large commercial failure by Apple due to expensive components that drove the price up far beyond that of a Macintosh.
__SPACER__ Perhaps Apple should stay out of the educational market, The eMac was once again targeted at students and schools as a low-cost alternative to the iMac. It never really took off the same way the iMac did.