Watch a new Mac Pro full of C4 explosive blowing up in slow motion

RatedRR has taken their gadget torture from shooting at things to blowing them with C4—a plastic explosive—and detonation cord. The victim will make Apple fanboys weep: A new shiny Mac Pro. The results are obviously spectacular—but perhaps even more impressive is how hard the Mac Pro is. » 5/29/14 7:52pm 5/29/14 7:52pm

The Mac Pro Recaptures the Spirit of Classic Workstations of Yore

Early computers were bland beige boxes—meant to blend in with whatever workspace they were placed on. But during the golden age of the super-powerful workstation, designers got wild with form factors and materials that oozed with confidence and no small amount of sass. In some ways, the new Mac Pro returns to that… » 6/20/13 3:18pm 6/20/13 3:18pm

What Do You Think of the New Mac Pro Design?

Apple exploded rumors that it would murder the Mac Pro today. How? Well, by previewing a new badass version of the high power monster that's coming "later this year". The guts of the new Mac Pro are undeniably impressive, but what about the new black, cylindrical look? We've heard everything from "OOOOO shiny", to,… » 6/10/13 3:29pm 6/10/13 3:29pm

Tim Cook Reveals Secret Mac Pro in an Email to Random Apple Fan

Though the Mac Pro got a half-assed update yesterday that was promptly forgotten today, it's really been on life support for years. But don't worry professional people! Tim Cook has officially said that Apple is "working on something really great" for the Mac Pro and that it'll be coming next year. » 6/12/12 5:24pm 6/12/12 5:24pm

Are iMac and Mac Pro Redesigns in Our Future, After All?

Today was like an Apple ChristmaHanuKwanzaakah, with a bounty of dreamy new machines and upgrades unveiled in all their slim, retina-displaying, functionally superior glory. Not included among the redesign group, however, were the iMac and the Mac Pro (though Mac Pro did get a quiet, unannounced internal upgrade, in… » 6/11/12 10:40pm 6/11/12 10:40pm

The Mac Pro Is Half-Dead: Apple Has Kind of Updated One of Its Most…

Apple defied expectations by introducing an updated Mac Pro today. But it didn't warrant a mention at the WWDC keynote, which falls in line with the earlier indication that Apple would kill it off. While this is the first refresh the super-powerful computer of choice of creative professionals has gotten in two years,… » 6/11/12 3:25pm 6/11/12 3:25pm