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Java Update for Leopard and Snow Leopard

Apple has released 2 updates for Java: Snow Leopard (Java for Mac OS X 10.6 Update 1) and Leopard (Java for Mac OS X 10.5 Update 6). Both update Java SE 6 to version 1.6.0_17 and “delivers improved compatibility, security, and reliability”. A security update is included in this patch. Fixing multiple Java vulnerabilities ( read more: Snow Leopard and ...

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Mac OS X 10.6.2 Update

Apple has released the second major update for Mac OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard. The 10.6.2 update fixes a guest account bug that deletes guest user directories. The update includes the following: General operating system fixes provided for: # an issue that caused data to be deleted when using a guest account # an issue that might cause your system ...

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Performance Update for some Macs

Apple has released Performance Update 1.0 which “addresses intermittent hard drive related pauses reported by a small number of customers.” The update is for the following Macs: MacBook Air (Mid 2009), MacBook Pro (17-inch, Mid 2009), MacBook Pro (13-inch, Mid 2009), MacBook Pro (15-inch, Mid 2009), MacBook Pro (15-inch, 2.53GHz, Mid 2009), iMac (20-inch, Mid 2009), MacBook Pro (17-inch, Early ...

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Mac OS X 10.6.1 Update

Apple has released the first update for Snow Leopard after less than 2 weeks. The update includes the following: * Improves compatibility with some Sierra Wireless 3G modems * Addresses an issue in which some printer compatibility drivers might not appear properly in the Add Printer browser * Addresses an issue that might cause DVD playback to stop unexpectedly * ...

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Snow Leopard sold by i-weaver for 190SR

According to Mohammad Milyani, Mac OS X Snow Leopard is now available in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia from i-weaver. Single user license is sold for 190SR ($50) and family pack for 279SR ($74). iStyle UAE sold Snow Leopard for AED139.

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Snow Leopard in Saudi Arabia this week

Arab Computers has updated their homepage to announce that Mac OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard will be available in Saudi Arabia this week “only” at authorized retailers. No word about pricing. itechia, an independent Apple reseller will also have Snow Leopard this week. Prices start at 49SR, most likely for customers who bought a Mac after June 8th. Mac OS ...

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Snow Leopard launch event in the UAE, nothing for Saudi

Shufflegazine will be covering the midnight launch of Mac OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard in the United Arab Emirates. The event will be at iStyle stores in Dubai and Abu Dhabi. I have contacted iStyle in Saudi Arabia (Jeddah branch) and asked them about Snow Leopard, they told me that Snow Leopard will be released in the United States after ...

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Snow Leopard on August 28th, 49SR in Riyadh

Apple has moved the release date of their next Mac OS X, Snow Leopard, to August 28th 2009 instead of September. Snow Leopard will be available for $29 for intel Mac machines running Mac OS X 10.5 Leopard. Remember if you bought a Mac after June 8th 2009 then you can buy Snow Leopard for only $10 or you can ...

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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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New Betas: iPhone 3.1b2, Leopard and Snow Leopard

Apple released iPhone SDK 3.1 beta 2 to their iPhone developers. It also includes iPhone software 3.1 beta 2. Many sites reported that this beta also disables “unauthorized tethering”, which is this process. No iPhone 3G owner in Saudi Arabia managed to enable tethering by calling Mobily’s support. Mac OS X Leopard 10.5.8 (9L25) was also released to developers. It ...

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