People Are Making Fun Of Apples New $999 Monitor Stand And Mac Pro With 30 Hilarious Memes

There’s always a lot of fanfare about the latest Apple releases; they were the ones that first made a real ‘event’ out of their new products. Predictably, this brings out the haters too, eager and ready to mock the latest piece of overpriced and overhyped tech. The latest memes center around the new Mac Pro, which people are poking fun at for its resemblance to a cheese grater. Mac Pro starts at a hefty $5999 and is best enjoyed with a new Pro Display XDR, that starts at $4999 and comes without a stand. Which you will need. How much can a stand be, I hear you ask? That’ll be $999, please. So $12K all up, and it will all …

Apple’s biggest trick yet: Making us believe it’s The Good Place

Purveyors of perfect worlds: Tim Cook and Ted Danson in 'The Good Place.'Image: Stephen lamb/Getty images/nbc Spoiler alert: If you haven’t seen The Good Place yet (and what are you waiting for?), beware. This post reveals a huge plot point. Holy forking shirtballs, the world Apple unveiled at its media event Monday looks like a tempting place to live. Right from the kickass 1960s movie-style opening credits video (which boasted, among other things, that Apple is powered by “100% renewable energy”), through the unveiling of Apple News+ (which reminded us that now more than ever, “quality journalism matters”), via the titanium Apple Pay credit card, to the star-studded Apple TV+ launch (with its soft focus on optimistic stories and diversity), …