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OS X Lion Downloads Top One Million in First Day

Apple has announced that Mac OS X Lion has topped 1 million in the first day of release. “Lion is off to a great start, user reviews and industry reaction have been fantastic,” said Philip Schiller, Apple’s senior vice president of Worldwide Product Marketing in a press release. “Lion is a huge step forward, it’s not only packed with innovative ...

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Apple Releases Java for Mac OS X Lion

Mac OS X Lion does not come with Java runtime so if you need to run Java applications then you need to download Java for OS X Lion which was released by Apple on Wednesday. Java for OS X Lion installs Java SE 6 version 1.6.0_26. OS X Lion does not provide a Java runtime by default. Direct download link: ...

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Apple Releases Safari 5.1 and Safari 5.0.6 Updates

Apple has released two Safari updates today. Safari 5.0.6 is intended for Mac OS X 10.5 Leopard and Safari 5.1 is for Mac OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard and Windows. Mac OS X Lion won’t need this update since it ships with Safari 5.1 already. Safari 5.0.6 for Leopard update contains improvements to stability, compatibility, and security, including the following: ...

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iTunes 10.4 Released with OS X Lion Support

Apple has released iTunes 10.4. The update adds support for full-screen mode in Mac OS X Lion and it has been fully re-written to be a 64-bit Cocoa app. Update notes: Mac iTunes 10.4 is now designed for OS X Lion. You can now use iTunes with OS X Lion’s new Full-Screen App capability, which allows you to use iTunes ...

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Apple Releases iWork 9.1 Update to Support Lion

Apple has released iWork 9.1 to add Mac OS X Lion support for Apple’s productivity suit of apps. iWork 9.1 update adds support for Mac OS X Lion, including: Full-Screen Resume Auto Save Versions Character picker As well as improvements on Microsoft Office compatibility and adding new builds for Keynote: Anvil and Fall Apart. If you bought the app from ...

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Apple Releases 27-inch Thunderbolt Display

Apple has released a new model of it’s Cinema Display and added Thunderbolt support. The Apple Thunderbolt Display is a 16:9 widescreen with 2560 x 1440 resolution. It includes a Thunderbolt connection turning the display in a hub with 1 FireWire 800, 3 USB 2.0, 1 Gigabit Ethernet and an additional Thunderbolt port to connect a second display. The Apple ...

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Apple Updates Mac mini with Thunderbolt

With the release of Mac OS X Lion Apple has updated the Mac mini compact desktop computer. The new Mac mini models removed the optical drive and added Thunderbolt support (up to 10Gbps transfer speeds). The Mac mini was also updated with Intel Core i5/Core i7 Dual Core processors, AMD Radeon HD 6630M video card, Bluetooth 4.0 and other improvements. ...

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New MacBook Air Notebooks with Thunderbolt

With the release of Mac OS X Lion Apple has also updated the MacBook Air. The new MacBook Air models include support for Thunderbolt (up to 10Gbps data transfer speeds), backlit keyboard, Core i5 and i7 dual core CPUs, Bluetooth 4.0 and other improvements. Prices start at $999. Here is Apple’s press release: Apple Updates MacBook Air With Next Generation ...

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How to get Mac OS X Lion for Free

Apple has just released Mac OS X Lion in the Mac App Store for $29.99. If you bought a Mac after June 5th then Apple will give you Lion for free. If you purchased a Mac between June 06, 2011 and July 20, 2011 then redeem it from the Apple Online Store before August 19, 2011 but since Saudi Arabia ...

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Mac OS X Lion is Now Available

Apple has released Mac OS X Lion in the Mac App Store for $29.99. It requires at least a Core 2 Duo Mac running Mac OS X 10.6.6 or later. Mac OS X Lion features include full Arabic interface, Multi-Touch gestures, Full-screen apps, Mission Control and many improvements. Download size is 3.49 GB and we highly recommend making a full ...

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