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Apple Updates iOS Apps: iMovie 1.2.1 and GarageBand 1.0.1

Apple has updated iMovie and GarageBand iOS apps. iMovie is a video editor for the iPhone 4, iPad 2 and iPod touch 4. GarageBand is a music creation app for the iPad. iMovie 1.2.1 featured: • Audio plays from your HDTV when using the Apple Digital AV Adapter. • Video plays full screen from Marquee to your HDTV when using ...

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Security Update 2011-003 Addresses Mac Defender Malware

Apple has released Secuirty Update 2011-003 (Snow Leopard) to address MacDefender Malware/Trojan. This update will remove MacDefender if it was found and will update the File Quarantine feature to block MacDefender. In addition, File Quarantine will also be updated daily with malware definitions to prevent any future variation of MacDefender (Mac Guard for example). Security Update 2011-003 File Quarantine Available ...

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iWork is now Available for the iPhone, iPod touch

Apple has announced that the iWork suite was updated to a Universal Binary making it available for the iPhone and iPod touch in addition to the iPad. These apps are Pages word processor, Numbers for spreadsheets and Keynote for presentations. If you already own the iPad apps then simply update them for free. Pages 1.4 additional features are: • New ...

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Steve Jobs to Unveil Lion, iOS 5 and iCloud on June 6

Apple has announced that Steve Jobs will be presenting the opening Keynote for this year’s World Wide Developer Conference (WWDC 2011). The keynote will be held June 6th 10:00 am local time, 8 pm Saudi time. During the keynote Apple will unviel the next Mac OS X named Lion, iOS 5 for the iPad/iPhone/iPod touch and upcoming cloud service named ...

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Free MacBook Bottom Case Replacement from Apple

Apple offering free MacBook bottom case replacement for units sold between October 2009 and April 2011. These are the Polycarbonate Unibody MacBooks released on October 2009 and May 2010. Apple has determined that under certain circumstances the rubber surface on some MacBooks may separate from the bottom case of the system. MacBooks shipped between October 2009 and April 2011 may ...

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WhatsApp Messenger is Free for a Limited Time

Cross platform messaging app WhatsApp Messenger is now free for a limited time. WhatsApp supports messaging and media sharing between iPhones, Android, Blackberry and Nokia Symbian phones. WhatsApp is an iOS app available only for the iPhone. You can find the author of this post on twitter: @khaled. Arabic version of this post on SaudiMac Arabic Edition. Please follow SaudiMac ...

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Instagram 1.8 Now with a New Comment System

iPhone camera, image editor and sharing app Instagram was updated yesterday. Instagram 1.8 introduces a new commenting system and more. Instagram now has over 4.25 million users in the first 7 months and users are posting 10 photos per second. Instagram 1.8 features include: • Double-tap on photos to Like them • Autocomplete usernames • New interactive comment screen Instagram ...

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Sparrow 1.2 Email Client Now With Unified Inbox

Sparrow, a popular email/gmail client for Mac OS X, was updated today. The latest update include support for Facebook avatars, unified inbox and many improvements. Sparrow 1.2 features are: Facebook friends profile pictures integration Add Facebook friends directly from Sparrow Unified Inbox Gravatar support Threading by subject New interface design Dock icon: compose new message on right click Free resizing ...

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Apple Store App Version 1.3 Released

Apple has updated their Apple Store app. This update adds ability to customize your Mac specifications and other improvements. Apple Store 1.3 features include: • Enhanced in-store mode lets you get help and support quickly when you’re at an Apple Retail Store. • The ability to custom-configure a new Mac with the options you want. Apple Store app is free ...

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Opera mini now supports Arabic, iPad – Banned in Saudi and UAE

Opera mini web browser for the iPhone was updated to be a Universal App with iPad support. Opera mini 6.0 also adds Arabic language support as well as Retina display support and general performance improvements. The app is available in most App Stores except two. Since Opera mini is rated 17+ “You must be at least 17 years old to ...

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