Archive for February, 2011

Mac OS X Lion Drops Front Row

Mac OS X Lion Drops Front Row

. February 27, 2011 . 0 Comments

Mac OS X Lion is reported to have droped front Row which Mac’s use to display albums in iPhoto, iTunes music and movies, and DVD playback using a remote control. Apple has stopped bundling an IR remote with its iMacs and other models for some time. Front Row is media center software for Apple’s Macintosh […]

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Apple Update MacBook Pro

Apple Update MacBook Pro

. February 25, 2011 . 0 Comments

Apple has updated the industry-leading MacBook Pro family with next-generation processors and graphics, high-speed Thunderbolt I/O technology, and a new FaceTime HD camera. Featuring the very latest dual-core and quad-core Intel Core processors, the entire MacBook Pro line is up to twice as fast as the previous generation. The new 13-inch MacBook Pro, 15-inch MacBook […]

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FreeBSD 8.2 Announced

FreeBSD 8.2 Announced

. February 25, 2011 . 0 Comments

The FreeBSD Release Engineering Team have announced the availability of FreeBSD 8.2-RELEASE. This is the third release from the 8-STABLE branch which improves on the functionality of FreeBSD 8.1 and introduces some new features. Some of the highlights: Xen HVM support in FreeBSD/amd64 and Xen PV support in FreeBSD/i386 improved ZFS on-disk format updated to […]

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Developer Preview of Mac OS X Lion

Developer Preview of Mac OS X Lion

. February 24, 2011 . 0 Comments

Apple® has released a developer preview of Mac OS® X Lion, which takes some of the best ideas from iPad™ and brings them back to the Mac® for the eighth major release of the world’s most advanced operating system. Lion features Mission Control, an innovative new view of everything running on your Mac; Launchpad, a […]

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Apple Launches Mac FaceTime App

Apple Launches Mac FaceTime App

. February 24, 2011 . 0 Comments

Apple has launched a $0.99 Mac FaceTime App on the Mac App Store. “FaceTime for Mac makes it easy to talk, smile and laugh with friends and family on their iPhone 4, iPod touch or Mac. Getting started is quick and easy — simply enter your Apple ID and you’re ready to go. Whether you’re […]

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Australia Defence Signal Directorate testing iOS

Australia Defence Signal Directorate testing iOS

. February 24, 2011 . 0 Comments

Australia’s Defence Signal Directorate is testing iPhone and iPad running Apple’s iOS on the Federal Governments Wi-Fi networks. John Sheridan, told senators that the DSD hadn’t yet certified Apple’s mobile operating system for use with private wireless networks that handle material of national security. The DSD told ZDNet Australia, however, that it is working with […]

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Verizon $25 iPhone plan for Apple Store Employees

Verizon $25 iPhone plan for Apple Store Employees

. February 23, 2011 . 0 Comments

Verizon Wireless is offering a special promotion for Apple Store staff for as little as $25 per month, according to a report on ifoapplestore. The company is offering two options, one that offers a low monthly rate with the purchase of a full-price phone, and another with a lower iPhone price, but a higher monthly […]

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