Security Update 2009-004 fixes DNS vulnerability

This week has been busy with Apple software updates (Mac OS X 10.5.8, Safari 4.0.3 and AirPort fix). Now Apple has just released Security Update 2009-004. The update includes a fix for a DNS vulnerability. You can read more about it here. It is available for both Mac OS X Leopard and Tiger operating systems and available from Apple software ...

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itechia customer satisfaction survey

itechia has made a customer satisfaction survey. From itechia: the responses will “help us to address any issues that you may have as well as to better target our staff and services to meet your needs. The responses will be kept confidential and will not be used for any purpose other than research conducted by itechia.” You can fill the ...

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AirPort update fixes slow wireless on some MacBooks

Apple released an update for some MacBook and MacBook Pro models to fix an issue with slow wireless connection on battery power after the Mac OS X 10.5.8 update. The update is for the following models: 13-inch MacBook: Late 2007, Early 2008, Late 2008. 15-inch MacBook Pro: Early 2008. 17-inch MacBook Pro: Early 2008, Late 2008. Via TUAW.

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Safari 4.0.3 Update

Apple has just updated their Safari web browser to version 4.0.3. The update includes improvements for webpages that use HTML 5 video tag, fixed issues with iWork.com and another issue that shows greyscale sites instead of color. The update is available from Apple’s Software Update.

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Mobily prepaid/postpaid iPhone 3G data & MMS settings

We are always happy to help iPhone owners, unlike Mobily who doesn’t seem to know how to handle the iPhone 3G. Here are the iPhone 3G data & MMS settings for a prepaid Mobily number: Access Point Name (APN): web2 MMS settings: APN: mms2 Username: blank Password: blank MMSC : http://10.3.3.133:9090/was MMS Proxy: 010.003.002.133:8080 As for postpaid Mobily numbers, the ...

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Arab News talks about the iPhone, makes obvious mistakes

Arab News, one of the few English newspapers in Saudi Arabia, has posted an article comparing the iPhone and the Blackberry phones. The article made many mistakes regarding the iPhone. Let’s start with: “iPhone has recently introduced its latest 3GS iPhone“. Yes, the “iPhone” company has released a new phone. “According to Khalid Khalaf, a customer service employee at Axiom ...

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Mac OS X 10.5.8 & Security Update 2009-003 for Tiger

Apple has updated Mac OS X to version 10.5.8. The update addresses AirPort connectivity, monitor resolutions and Bluetooth reliability. The update also includes some security updates. Apple also released Security Update 2009-003 for Mac OS X 10.4 Tiger. Read more about the update on Apple’s site and the security update here. Download links Mac OS X 10.5.8 Update Mac OS ...

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Snow Leopard Amazon pre-orders doing well

Amazon has started taking pre-orders on the upcoming Mac OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard operating system. Snow Leopard should be available this September and if you bought a Mac after June 8th 2009 you can buy Snow Leopard for only $10. In only 4 days after Amazon started taking pre-orders, Snow Leopard is now the bestselling item in Amazon’s software ...

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GarageBand 5.1 update

GarageBand was updated to version 5.1. The update “addresses general compatibility issues, improves overall stability, and fixes a number of other minor issues”. It also includes a security update. The update addresses the following issues: * GarageBand track effects and Audio Units can now be added to a guitar track * Improved support for Apogee audio interfaces * Faster switching ...

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Complete Shufflegazine’s survey and win an iPod Shuffle

Shufflegazine is “a bi-lingual magazine covering all aspects of an Apple lifestyle in the Middle East, including Mac, iPod, iPhone, and related technologies, accessories, software, and more. We do this by informing, educating, interacting, and entertaining Apple fans and users around the region, in print as well as online.” Help Shufflegazine to it better by making them understanding you. Complete ...

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