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 7:51pm 5/29/14 7:51pm

Is this mix between the Mac Pro and the iMac awesome or just crazy?

Mac Pro Teardown: An Apple Rig You Can Actually Tinker With

A Fully Loaded New Mac Pro Will Cost You $14,000

After no short period of waiting, the new Mac Pro has finally gone on sale today. All along it's promised to pack punch, and it might just prove to be your ultimate work station. But absolute power will cost you. » 12/19/13 6:00am 12/19/13 6:00am

A Fully Loaded Mac Pro Could Cost You $14,000

The cheapest Mac Pro you can buy, Apple informed us last week, will cost you $3,000. That's a pretty penny, sure, but not outrageous for a workstation these days. What if, though, you spec it out as far as you can go? That's when we hit new car territory. » 10/28/13 10:35am 10/28/13 10:35am

Apple's Double iPad Party: Everything You May Have Missed

Today was a banner day for new Apple goodness. We got a thinner, lighter, iPad—the iPad Air—as well as a new retina display iPad mini, new Haswell chip-packed MacBook Pros, and a deeper look at the new Mac Pros. Do you feel like you need a cheat sheet to keep track? We've got just the thing: » 10/22/13 4:57pm 10/22/13 4:57pm

Today's Apple iPad Event in 12 GIFs

Today, Apple presented to the world its new iPad Air and iPad mini, along with details about OS X Mavericks, updated MacBook Pros, and the Mac Pro. But why waste breath talking about all that when we can just enjoy it in series endless loops instead? » 10/22/13 4:24pm 10/22/13 4:24pm

Apple's New Mac Pro Could Be Your Ultimate Workstation

Apple's pulling out all the stops on its venerable Mac Pro line. This years edition offers more computing power than the entirety of some developing countries. Here's what's in store for Apple's power users in 2013. » 10/22/13 1:43pm 10/22/13 1:43pm

Apple Will Announce the New iPads on Oct. 22nd

As was foretold by the ancients, Apple will hold its holiday iPad jamboree on October 22nd. We'll see some new tablets, sure. But there also might be a trove of other odds and ends awaiting us next week. » 10/15/13 12:03pm 10/15/13 12:03pm

This Awesome Mac Pro Glass Is All I Want

I love the Mac Pro. I love its simplicity and its ingenious engineering. And I would like it even more if it were encapsulated in glass, like in these 3D renderings created by our friend Martin Hajek, who painstakingly modeled its guts following Apple's transparent prototype displayed at WWDC 2013. » 7/03/13 2:38pm 7/03/13 2:38pm

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

Garbage Can That Looks Like the Mac Pro Is a Hot Item in Japan

You know how people are comparing the new Mac Pro to a garbage can? Turns out one Japanese garbage can is already reaping the rewards. » 6/13/13 6:00am 6/13/13 6:00am

The Brilliant Insanity Behind the New Mac Pro's Design

The last we heard of the Power Mac G4 Cube—a computer everyone loved, but no one could quite figure out—was in a press release from 2001. Twelve years later, we've finally met its beautiful, brilliant, and not altogether sane successor. » 6/11/13 11:26am 6/11/13 11:26am

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

Apple Is Making Badass New Mac Pros

Today during the WWDC keynote, we got our first look at what Apple is thinking in terms of the future of Mac Pros. Everyone who said the Mac Pro is dead can just shut up. Here comes a new freaking generation of high-performance computing from Apple, and we couldn't be more excited. » 6/10/13 1:58pm 6/10/13 1:58pm

This Case Turns Your iPhone Into a Mac Pro Mini

While everyone is transitioning to lighter and thinner laptops, you can show your love for Apple's venerable—and occasionally updated—Mac Pro tower with this custom printed 3D iPhone case. » 7/05/12 10:20am 7/05/12 10:20am

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

Apple: Nevermind, There's No New Mac Pro

Perhaps realizing that calling yesterday's Mac Pro update "new" was like hammering a nail into your wall and calling it a renovation, Apple fessed up today: there's nothing that new about it. » 6/12/12 4:35pm 6/12/12 4:35pm

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