Recent job postings
and the acquisition of enterprise-grade organizational software patents
by Apple may suggest that work is underway on revamped versions of the programs comprising what Apple still calls the iLife and iWork suites. While it is possible that the company has planned a nearer-term update to the aging programs, the moves also suggest that any overhauled versions -- which would be supervised now by lead hardware and software designer Sir Jonathan Ive
-- are a long way off.