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New Mac Pro due soon; perhaps a WWDC debut?
Apple chief executive Tim Cook told one Mac Pro user that as it still considers its tower box-using customers as "really important" to Apple,
This email, verified by Macworld, was sent in June 2012. This was around the time of WWDC 2012 last year. Cook added he should not worry as, "we're working on something really great for later next year."
Sister site CNET reported in April that the new Mac Pro may be ready by April, but there was no such announcement. Perhaps Apple was waiting for the new Intel "Haswell" chips to be finalized? If so, a new Mac Pro tower box could be on the cards for WWDC 2013.
Unfortunately, European customers will not benefit as Apple opted to stop selling the tower boxes in the 27 member-state bloc in March after the European Union passed a new stringent electrical regulations law.