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More updates: Seurity Update 2007-009 and MacBooks

More updates today, MacBook, MacBook Pro Software Update 1.1 is addressing an responsiveness issue on some MacBook and MacBook Pro notebook computers. Update notes can be found here. Security Update 2007-009 is also available. Read about it here.

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Updates: Quicktime, Java and GarageBand

Apple released an update for Quicktime. The update, 7.3.1, addresses an RTSP vulnerability that was recently discovered. Patch notes can be found here. Another update, Java for Mac OS X 10.4, Release 6. This update improved reliability and compatibility for Java 2 Platform Standard Edition 5.0 and Java 1.4 on Mac OS X 10.4.10 and later. Patch notes available here. ...

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Transmit 3.6.3 Out Now

Again the great people at Panic done it again .. 🙂   what’s new in transmit 3.6.3 Transmit 3.6.3 improves Transmit’s compatibility with Leopard, fixing a few known Leopard issues (including a potential crash with playing a sound when a transfer is complete) and improving our user interface. It also offers fixes for everyone, including better Amazon S3 compatibility and ...

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NTFS On Mac

We all know that mac doesn’t support Read/Write on NTFS drives they can only read from it, Recently i wanted to be able to write on NTFS drives from my mac and i found a software (FREE!) to do that and it works great. The software called (NTFS-3G) You can download the DMG file for it from Download NTFS-3G 1.1120 ...

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iPhones being sold at authorized Apple resellers in Saudi Arabia

Apple’s distributor is warning against hacked/unlocked iPhones in the region. Yet many stores in Saudi Arabia, some are actual authorized Apple resellers, are selling the iPhones at prices equal to $800. A well known mall, HyperPanda, is selling the gray market iPhones at 2800SR. thats almost $800 as seen in this photo: Many mobile phone stores are selling the iPhones ...

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Apple releases Final Cut Express 4

Apple released a new version of their Final Cut Express software, check the press release here. It costs $199 for the normal edition or $99 for the upgrade. For more information check out the Final Cut Express 4 pagefor list of features and ordering information.

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Mac OS 10.4.11 and 10.5.1 Updates

Apple released the first update for Leopard, version 10.5.1. Which includes many fixes for the new OS. You can find the full list at Apple’s site. Apple also released what might be the final Mac OS Tiger update (10.4.11). You can visit the feature page at Apple’s site. It includes the final edition of Safari 3.0 and many updates. For ...

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A sad Leopard in Saudi Arabia!

I do have a small and quick rant about Leopard, a source told me that Apple’s Saudi Arabia distributor, Arab Computers (you can check their official, blank site here) have brought only 25 copies of Leopard to the Market. One of the Apple resellers asked for 250 licenses and they are only getting a literal handful of copies. Apparently the ...

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A look into Apple’s middle east site

Last topic was about the brand new Arabic localization of Mac OS X Tiger! While checking the rest of the website for the “Official” Apple distributor in the Middle East, here are my comments about it: The site is a copy and paste of the template of the old Apple.com site, needs a lot of improvements. And there is a ...

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Arabic “Localization” of Mac OS X Tiger released

Quietly, Apple’s “distributor” in the middle east, IMC Middle East, released an Arabic localization of the outdated Mac OS X Tiger. You can download it from their website linked here. At this rate I am expecting the Arabic Localized version of Mac OS X Leopard when 10.6 is released, probably 2009.

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