Items tagged with OS X Lion

For those of you rocking a Mac system with OS X Lion, there's a new update available that fixes a handful of issues. It's actually the first software update for Apple's latest and greatest OS, and it comes just a few weeks after launching OS X Lion. Here's what's included in the 10.7.1 download: Address an issue that may cause the system to become unresponsive when playing a video in Safari Resolve an issue that may cause system audio to stop working when using HDMI or optical out Improve the reliability of Wi-Fi connections Resolve an issue that prevents transfer of your data, settings, and compatible... Read more...
Depending on who you talk to, Apple overcharges its customers all the time. It's known as the "Apple Tax," an unofficial designation given to the perceived markup Apple applies to its products. This isn't about the so-called Apple Tax and whether or not it exists -- been there, done that -- but an Apple fail of near epic proportions. According to MacRumors, poor John Christman purchased OS X Lion three days after its launch. He paid $31.79 using his Paypal account, but then something odd happened. Paypal went on to charge him 121 more times. His final bill for 122 copies came out to $3,878.40.... Read more...
Today is shaping up to be a big day for Apple. It was just yesterday that the Cupertino outfit announced yet another record quarter, bragging about revenue being up 82 percent and profits up 125 percent, and today marks the launch of a bevy of products and technologies that will keep all those Apple exec pockets lined with cash for the foreseeable future. Let's take a quick look at each one. Mac OS X Lion Now available for purchase from the Mac App Store is Mac OS X Lion, the eight major release of Apple's operating system. It includes over 250 new features, some of the more notable ones being:... Read more...