French designer Philippe Starck said on a radio show that he’s been working with Apple on a “revolutionary” new product, with the product set to launch within the next eight months, according to a report by the French language site, “Mac4Ever” (

The French newspaper, “Le Figaro” ( has more details. Starck — who has designed hotels, restaurants, toothbrushes and more — said he regularly met in California with the late Steve Jobs once a month. He didn’t offer any details on the “revolutionary” product due to Apple’s “religious cult of secrecy.”