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Monthly Archives: August 2010

Snow Leopard Graphics Update

Apple has released an update for Macs running Mac OS X Snow Leopard. The update improves the graphics performance in the OS. The update is called “Snow Leopard Graphics Update” and it effects the performance of running games like StarCraft II, Portal and Team Fortress 2 as well as Aperture 3. From the update notes: The Snow Leopard Graphics Update ...

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Jarir Bookstore selling overpriced iPhone 4

Jarir “Bookstore” has announced the availablity of the iPhone 4 in their showrooms at limited quantities. It comes with a free car charger that you have to ask for. Jarir did not include prices so I had to go and see it with my own eyes. The prices are 5,499SR for iPhone 4 with 32GB storage and 4,599SR for the ...

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Aramex Mobile iPhone App

Aramex, a transportation and logistics service, has released their iPhone app in the iTunes App Store. Aramex Mobile features are: • The Shipment Tracking feature allows you to add shipments to your list, show the current tracking update for each, give your shipments “nicknames” so you can easily find. You can also view the detailed tracking history for each of ...

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Updates: iMac display brightness and Quicktime for Windows

Apple has released an update directed at iMacs released mid 2010. “Display Brightness Update 1.0” addresses an issue with 21.5-inch iMac (Mid 2010) display brightness. Apple also updated Quicktime for Windows. QuickTime 7.6.7 for Windows improves security and is recommended for all QuickTime 7 users on Windows. The updates are available on Apple’s site: iMac (Mid 2010) Display Brightness Update ...

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iPad OS 3.2.2 update fixes PDF exploit

Apple has released iPad iOS 3.2.2 update for the iPad. This update address the PDF security exploit that is demonstrated by the jailbreakme.com jailbreak. Via: The Loop. Arabic version of this post on SaudiMac Arabic Edition. Please follow SaudiMac on Twitter and add SaudiMac on Facebook.

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iOS 4.0.2 update fixes PDF exploit

Apple has released iOS 4.0.2 update for the iPhone and iPod touch. This update address the PDF security exploit that is demonstrated by the jailbreakme.com jailbreak. Via: The Loop. Arabic version of this post on SaudiMac Arabic Edition. Please follow SaudiMac on Twitter and add SaudiMac on Facebook.

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Posts of July 2010

As usual here are the SaudiMac posts for the month of July 2010. Arabic version of this post on SaudiMac Arabic Edition. News • Apple reports $3.25 billion profit for Q3 2010. • Points and Numbers from Q3 2010 Conference Call. • Apple updates iMac with faster processors. • Apple announced 27-inch LED Cinema Display. • Apple releases the Magic ...

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CineXPlayer, an Xvid Avi player for the iPad

CineXPlayer is a video player that supports Xvid AVIs playback on the Apple iPad. It is now available on the App Store. When you launch it for the first time click on Add More Movies to watch a video explaining how to add videos to the iPad. The app is free. You can also watch this guide on how to ...

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Photos and videos of Apple Store Covent Garden London opening

Apple has opened their latest store last saturday, the Apple Store Covent Garden in London. The following photos and videos were taken by Mohammad who gave SaudiMac permission to publish them here. Apple Retail Store (United Kingdom) – Covent Garden. Arabic version of this post on SaudiMac Arabic Edition. Please follow SaudiMac on Twitter and add SaudiMac on Facebook.

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Mobily announces official iPhone 4 release

Mobily has just announced that they will be selling the Apple iPhone 4 in Saudi Arabia within the coming months. The price of the iPhone 4 will most likely be similar to previous generation iPhones from Mobily. We broke the news last month that both STC and Mobily will be selling the iPhone 4. Arabic version of this post on ...

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