“That left open the possibility that the machine might be launched in 2018, or it might be later – and we now know it’s the latter,” Lovejoy reports. “”Apple yesterday told TechCrunch that the new Mac Pro won’t be released until next year.
“Apple also said something else. In the past, the company has sometimes been accused of being out of touch with the real needs of creative professionals. Many cited the existing Mac Pro design as evidence of that: pros want a modular machine with plenty of expansion capacity, and what Apple gave them was something which seemed to prioritize form over function,” Lovejoy reports. “This time, says Apple, it will be different. To ensure that the new machine really delivers what professionals need, Apple has brought-in award-winning creative professionals – including developers – to give the company the best possible understanding of how they work and what they need.”
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MacDailyNews Take: Aren’t Apple themselves professional Mac users doing everything from industrial design to film/video production to architecture and more?
Does Apple really need a “Pro Workflow Team” or is it just more bullshit meant to paper over the indefensible mismanagement of the Mac Pro?
Are your Mac Pro expectations ramped up due to the latest delay or are you simply past the point of caring?
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