[futurebasic] Re: [FB] Re: [X-FB] The Next Generation Mac Pro

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From: Max Taylor <maxclass@...>
Date: Wed, 12 Jun 2013 13:19:31 -0700
On Jun 12, 2013, at 1:12 PM, Robert Covington <artlythere@...> wrote:

> They can get way up there with the options. I loaded one up at the Apple store one time with everything as an experiment (older aluminum model), I think it was approaching $14,000+ .  Like a mini-Cray.

I remember that Apple bought a ‘Cray’ back in the 80’s to real time prototype the next generation Motorola chips before they came out to stay ahead of the curve and have their next gen OS ready when the chip arrived.

Looks like this unit might have comparable power if not more. How do we keep people from tossing waste paper into the top of it. This thing it really tiny too. I’ll bet RP is now helping them design it behind the scenes.