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Eid Mubarak!

We at SaudiMac would like to wish everyone a Happy Eid! Eid Mubarak! كل عام و أنتم أجمل كل عام و الوطن أجمل

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Apple selling unlocked iPhone 3G $695

Apple is selling the iPhone 3G SIM-unlocked in the Hong Kong Online Apple Store. The 8GB and 16GB iPhone 3G models are sold for HK$5,400 ($695, 2610 SR) and HK$6,200 ($795, 2982 SR), respectively, with free shipping. “Customer response to the iPhone 3G has been off the charts, and we are thrilled to offer our customers in Hong Kong another ...

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App Store deals of the week

Many good deals on the iTunes App Store for popular iPhone/iPod Touch applications. The deals are: Trism (was $4.99 now $2.99) Band (was $5.99 now $1.99) Pianist (was $5.99 now $1.99) Guitarist (was $5.99 now $2.99) Via TUAW.

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Apple recalls iPhone 3G AC adaptors

Apple has issued a recall for the iPhone 3G AC adaptors in a number of countries. “Apple has determined that under certain conditions the new ultracompact Apple USB power adapter’s metal prongs can break off and remain in a power outlet, creating a risk of electric shock. We have received reports of detached blades involving a very small percentage of ...

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Mac OS X Update 10.5.5

Apple released Mac OS X Update 10.5.5. It is available from the Apple Software Update. The update include many fixes including the following: General Includes recent Apple security updates. Addresses stability issues with video playback, processor core idling, and remote disc sharing for MacBook Air. Addresses an issue in which some Macs could unexpectedly power on at the same time ...

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Free iTunes HD TV episodes

Apple is currently giving away free high definition TV episodes. Unfortunately you need a US based iTunes account (which is possible for Saudi Arabia Mac users by using a MobileMe account and iTunes Gift Cards). Here are the links to the free episodes: He That Believeth in Me – Battlestar Galactica, Season 4 Fun Runs, Pts. 1 & 2 – ...

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“Let’s Rock” keynote video available online

You can now watch Steve Jobs’ keynote at the “Let’s Rock” event. Apple posted the video and is available for streaming here. You can also download the video by subscribing to the Apple Keynotes (iTunes link, it is free to download).

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Apple released the new iPod Touch

Apple also released 3 new iPod Touch models, 8, 16 and 32GB models are available for $229, $299 and $399 respectively. New features include built-in speakers, exterior volume controls, Nike+ wireless receiver, preloaded with the new 2.1 software and a thinner form factor. They are available now on the Apple Store. For owners of the first generation iPod Touch (and ...

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Apple released a new iPod Nano

Apple released the 4th generation of the iPod Nano. The device is only 90.7mm-38.7 mm-6.2 mm and weighs 36.8 grams. Pricing is $149 for 8GB and $199 for 16GB. They are available in 9 colors. The device is now available on the Apple Store. Apple released the new iPod Nano ad: (you can also find it on Apple’s site) Update: ...

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Front Row 2.1.6 released

Apple released an update to Front Row. Version 2.1.6 provides improved compatibility with the new iTunes 8.0 software. It also includes bug fixes. As usual, the update is available on the Apple Software Update or can be downloaded from Apple’s site.

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