With the MacBook, MacBook Pro, iMac and Mac Mini all converted to Intel processors, the only item left for Apple in its computer line is the Power Mac desktops. Now, Apple's filed for the "Mac Pro" trademark, which means there's 99.999% certainty that the high-end machines are going to sport this monicker.
The machines are expected to be out at the end of this year, but nobody, as usual, knows exactly when.
If they ever switch iPods to Intel chips, will they name them MacPods? How about the MacPhone? Is Mac the new i?
Second "Mac Pro" filing by Apple surfaces [AppleInsider]