Christmas has come early this year for Apple’s professional users. Apple has been accused of neglecting its pro audience in recent years, as it single-mindedly focused on the global domination of the iPhone. But, just a few months ago, it updated both the 13-inch and 15-inch versions of the MacBook Pro, while the long-awaited revamp of the Mac Pro tower system is waiting in the wings for its launch in December. And now, somewhat unexpectedly, Apple has also released an entirely new 16-inch version of the MacBook Pro that represents a significant upgrade over the 15-inch model we reviewed as recently as July. And the good news is that the new 16-inch MacBook sits at the same price points as the 15-inch model. The bad news is that the ‘new’ 15-inch MacBook Pro has now been discontinued — barely four months after its introduction — leaving just the 13-inch and 16-inch models in Apple’s new lineup.  Anyone who bought the 15-inch MacBook Pro in recent months will be entitled to feel somewhat aggrieved, but if the rumours of this 16-inch model caused you to delay your purchase then you’ll be pretty impressed by one of the most significant upda...