Like many other bundle deals offered for the Mac, you can now get 12 pieces of software for just $49.99 from MacFriendly. The bundle is available for roughly 20 more days and offers some decent software for the price.Read More
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If you have not checked for recent software updates on your Mac you may want to open it up and give it a go. The 1.4 EFI update addresses noise made by the MacBook optical drive during startup. The other update is 1.0 for Airport client and addresses the following:
An Inability to turn AirPort on or off in some cases after upgrading from Mac OS X Leopard.
An occasional loss of network connection when using Wake on Demand.Read More
Apple formerly announced that August 28th would be the day that Snow Leopard will be available for purchase.
CUPERTINO, California—August 24, 2009—Apple® today announced that Mac OS® X v10.6 Snow Leopard™ will go on sale Friday, August 28 at Apple’s retail stores and Apple Authorized Resellers, and that Apple’s online store is now accepting pre-orders. Snow Leopard builds on a decade of OS X innovation and success with hundreds of refinements, new core technologies and out of the box support for Microsoft Exchange. Snow Leopard will be available as an upgrade for Mac OS X Leopard® users for $29.
We are only a month or so away from the release of Snow Leopard and Apple was kind enough to offer up an update for Leopard. Update 10.5.8 addresses security issues, stability, airport and some other fixes of which are vague as usual. If you have not so yet, you can get the update now via Software Update.
Be sure to get this update which fixes some recently talked about vulnerabilities to OSX 10.5.
Java for Mac OS X 10.5 Update 4 delivers improved reliability, security, and compatibility for Java SE 6, J2SE 5.0 and J2SE 1.4.2 on Mac OS X 10.5.7 and later. This release updates Java SE 6 to version 1.6.0_13, J2SE 5.0 to version 1.5.0_19, and J2SE 1.4.2 to 1.4.2_21.
Please quit all web browsers before installing this update.Read More