Apple Releases Critical Network Time Protocol Security Update for OS X Users [u]
Apple released today a critical OS X Network Time Protocol security update for Yosemite, Mavericks, and Mountain Lion users. The update is highly recommended for all users, as it addresses a critical security issue with the software that provides the Network Time Protocol service on OS X. Apple recommends that users install the update "as...
Apple Selling Mountain Lion and Lion Redemption Codes for $19.99
Following the anticipated Mavericks launch, Apple has started selling Mac OS X Mountain Lion and Mac OS X Lion redemption codes for older Macs for $19.99 each (via TechCrunch). If you are running an older Mac and you need to purchase Mac OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion, for example, you can opt to purchase it...
Apple Releases OS X 10.8.5 Mountain Lion With Wi-Fi, Mail Fixes
Apple has released the Mac OS X 10.8.5 Mountain Lion update, which is recommended to all users. According to the Apple's support page, the extensively tested update brings enhanced stability, compatibility and security to your Mac computer, alongside Mail fixes. Here is what the software update contains: Fixes an issue that may prevent Mail from...
Mountain Lion Accounts for 32% of all Mac Web Traffic
Apple’s latest desktop operating system, OS X Mountain Lion, accounts for 32% of all Mac Web traffic measured by Net Applications. This is the first time Mountain Lion has surpassed the popular Lion OS, which now dropped to 28%, Techcrunch reports.
Apple Releases OS X Mountain Lion 10.8.2 With Facebook Integration, Game Center & More
Earlier today, Apple pushed the full and final version of iOS 6 to the general public, two days ahead of the official iPhone 5 shipment date and now, the company has released the OS X Mountain Lion 10.8.2 update, which can be downloaded via Software Update in the Mac App Store. The 10.8.2 update size is 365MB. The […]
Macbook Pros On OS X 10.8.1 Showing Small Battery Life Improvement
When Mountain Lion was released last month, the number one issue was related to battery life on Macbook Pros. Many users on the Apple support forum reported their battery draining exceptionally faster than it had on Lion. Since the release of OS X 10.8 there was one update, which was released yesterday as OS X 10.8.1. […]
Apple Releases 10.8.1 Update for OS X Mountain Lion
Apple has released its first update for OS X Mountain Lion this morning. Here’s what the 10.8.1 update is all about: This update includes general operating system fixes that improve the stability and compatibility of your Mac, including fixes that: Resolve an issue that may cause Migration Assistant to unexpectedly quit Improve compatibility when connecting […]
OS X Mountain Lion 10.8.1 (Build 12B13) Released To Developers
Just over two weeks after its initial public release, OS X Mountain Lion has released the first developer’s beta update which can now be downloaded through the Mac Developer Center web portal. The update is labelled as OS X Mountain Lion 10.8.1 build 12b13 and is downloadable as 38.54MB DMG file. While some might have hoped this update will […]
Apple Will Soon Seed OS X 10.8.1 To Devs (Fixing Battery/Wireless Issues?)
According to MacRumors, Apple is already preparing to seed the first Mountain Lion update to developers. This will be labeled build 10.8.1 and is expected to fix a wide-range of bugs. An exact release date wasn’t specified, but it sounds as if it’s coming soon. As this update will fix many small bugs, there happens […]
OS X Mountain Lion May Shorten Retina MacBook Pro’s Battery Life, Tests Confirm
A large number of MacBook Air, MacBook Pro, and Retina MacBook Pro owners have been reporting significant decrease in battery life after upgrading to Mountain Lion, Apple’s latest OS X iteration. Some users have even experienced almost half the amount of battery time on Mountain Lion as compared to OS X Lion. Looking into the matter, Ars Technica […]
Tips & Tricks: Use AirDrop From Quick Look In OS X Mountain Lion
Apple introduced AirDrop WiFi ad-hoc service in Mac OS X Lion 10.7 that allows users to exchange files between Macs without the need of a Wi-Fi network or any configuration. While the feature is fairly simple to use via the OS X Finder, folks over at OSX Daily have pointed out that using AirDrop is now easier […]
Does Mountain Lion Negatively Affect Battery Life On Macbooks?
As we all know, OS X 10.8 (Mountain Lion) was released over a week ago on July 25th. Many sources have reviewed the operating system and gave users the thumbs up to purchase. But quite a few users with Macbook Pro and Air computers aren’t having the same pleasing experience. A large ongoing discussion on […]