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The iCloud 25GB till 2050? Wait a minute.......

Apple 20GB iCloud Storage Valid Till 2050?

Apple users have been enjoying iCloud and its services for a while and the Mac cloud suite has since gained traction and drawn positive response from users. Recently though, a simple glitch, has raised some eyebrows (and for good reason).   When users downgrade to the free storage plan from the $40 20GB paid plan, users will notice a glitch […]

by × October 5, 2012 × 0 comments

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Apple Releases Big Lion Update (v10.7.3) for the Weekend

Apple Releases Big Lion Update (v10.7.3) for the Weekend

Apple has just released a whopping 730.6MB update for Mac OS X Lion – v10.7.3. As you can see from my measly broadband connection, which is by the way supposed to be a 30Mbps fibre service, the update is going to take another 3 hours to complete. The update which includes Safari 5.1.3 fixes a plethora of issues including using […]

by × February 2, 2012 × 1 comment

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Apple iMac Accounts for A Third of All-in-One Desktop Computers

Apple iMac Accounts for A Third of All-in-One Desktop Computers

In a market dominated by laptops, tablets and other mobile devices, Apple‘s iMac still accounts for nearly a third of 14.5 million all-in-one desktop computers sold in 2010. The iconic iMac, first unveiled in 1997, comprised close to 33 percent of the total all-in-one units sold in 2010 according to data by DisplaySearch and Bloomberg. This is an impressive number […]

by × January 9, 2012 × 1 comment

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Apple iCloud Set To Launch October 12

Apple iCloud Set To Launch October 12

Apple is set to launch its breakthrough set of free cloud services tomorrow called iCloud together with iOS 5, as announced during the “Let’s Talk iPhone” event in Cupertino on October 4, where the tech giant also revealed the new iPhone 4S. The much-awaited iCloud includes iTunes in the Cloud, Photo Stream and Documents in the Cloud, that allows you […]

by × October 11, 2011 × 1 comment

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iOS 5 Hits Golden Master, Releasing Next Week

iOS 5 Hits Golden Master, Releasing Next Week

Apple may be releasing the Golden Master version of iOS 5 next week, according to an analyst. Golden Master versions are generally identical to the final public release versions. With the GM version hitting the end of September, it is estimated that the new iPhone 5 (4S?) could be released some 10-12 days after that.

by × September 18, 2011 × 0 comments

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Lion Roars, Apple Soars to New Record Quarter for Macs

Lion Roars, Apple Soars to New Record Quarter for Macs

Apple‘s latest Mac OS X release – 10.7 Lion, released on July 20, and release of new Mac hardware has spurred Mac sales and is expected to put Apple on track to another record quarter in September, with 4.4 million to 4.6 million Mac likely to be sold. According to latest data from NPD, this is up 22 percent in […]

by × September 18, 2011 × 0 comments

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64-bit iTunes 10.4 Update Out

64-bit iTunes 10.4 Update Out

Apple‘s iTunes gets a a major update for OS X Lion, now at version 10.4. Built ground up as a 64-bit Cocoa application, it includes a number of important stability and performance improvements. The latest iteration supports OS X Lion’s new Full-Screen app capability. Please not that some iTunes plug-ins may no longer work with this version. The latest version […]

by × July 25, 2011 × 0 comments

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Apple Sells 1 Million Mac OS X Lion Downloads in a Day, Fastest OS Adoption in Apple’s History

Apple Sells 1 Million Mac OS X Lion Downloads in a Day, Fastest OS Adoption in Apple’s History

In just one day, over one million users purchased and downloaded Apple‘s latest operating system update – Mac OS X Lion (v10.7). Made available exclusively as a digital download for the first time ever, via the Mac App Store for $29.99, users rushed to download the latest release and the adoption rate is reportedly the fastest in Apple’s history. The […]

by × July 22, 2011 × 1 comment

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Mac OS X Lion Unleashed Via Mac App Store, Over 700K Downloads in 15 Hours

Mac OS X Lion Unleashed Via Mac App Store, Over 700K Downloads in 15 Hours

Apple has finally released the much-anticipated and touted Mac OS X 10.7 Lion, the eighth major release, via digital download from the Mac App Store. It is the first ever Mac OS X release sans a retail box, available as a download only option for a cool $29.99. Lion unleashes some 250 new features including new Multi-Touch gestures; full screen […]

by × July 21, 2011 × 0 comments

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Apple Releases Mac OS X Snow Leopard Migration Assistant

Apple Releases Mac OS X Snow Leopard Migration Assistant

Apple released Mac OS X Snow Leopard Migration Assistant update today to ensure smooth transition from Mac OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard to Mac OS X 10.7 Lion. goes without issues. The 714KB update addresses an issue with the Migration Assistant application in Mac OS X Snow Leopard that prevents transfer of your personal data, settings, and compatible applications from […]

by × July 20, 2011 × 0 comments

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New MacBook Airs & MacPros Coming Today?

New MacBook Airs & MacPros Coming Today?

If the waning (and some non-existent) inventory in the Apple retail sales channels is any subtle indication that new MacBook Airs are coming, then leaked part numbers is sure to confirm the rumours. As reported by 9to5 Mac, MacPros are expected to receive an update as well. From the part numbers below, MacBook Air will come in four configurations – […]

by × July 14, 2011 × 2 comments

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Getting Ready for 10.7 Lion: App Compatibility List

Getting Ready for 10.7 Lion: App Compatibility List

With the Mac OS X 10.7 “Lion” major update looming, it pays to be ready in both software and hardware. Lion will no longer support PowerPC-based hardware, as Apple has stripped off the Rosetta compatibility layer, now still present in 10.6.x. This means no more legacy apps. Roaringapps, a collaborative wiki community which tracks, discusses and dissects , has an […]

by × July 8, 2011 × 1 comment