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Mountain Lion Roars!


Apple has announced details of Mountain Lion (OS X 10.8), with Philip Schiller, Apple’s senior vice president of Worldwide Marketing saying that “The Mac is on a roll, growing faster than the … Continue reading

February 16, 2012 · 2 Comments

Lion: First Impressions


I took the plunge and installed Lion the day it became available. Normally, I do everything by the book and backup everything onto an external drive (usually cloning the whole … Continue reading

July 22, 2011 · 1 Comment

Lion OS X available for mere $29.99 from App Store. Arrives July.


Finally, Lion OS X was unveiled after much fanfare and expectation at Apple’s WWDC on the 6th June. Perhaps the greatest surprise was the price and the fact that it … Continue reading

June 8, 2011 · Leave a comment

iCloud – could it be the replacement for MobileMe?


Rumours that MobileMe is about to be replaced by a free ‘in the cloud’ service have been around for a while now and I have reported these in several previous … Continue reading

May 2, 2011 · 2 Comments