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Topic: Leopard

Apple's OS X iPhone, Leopard banners show OS split pre-WWDC

06/05/2008, 09:06 pm

Apple has unfurled its customary banners in the run-up to WWDC and is emphasizing the split between OS X iPhone and OS X Leopard in what promises to be a company-defining event.

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Mystery Apple boxes; Safari JavaScript boost; thinner 3G iPhone?

06/05/2008, 05:06 pm

Stacks of unmarked boxes are appearing at a Quanta distribution center just days before WWDC. Meanwhile, the WebKit team plans a major performance boost to JavaScript in Safari; the company has released a security configuration guide; and a report claims the 3G iPhone's dimensions are smaller than case makers have previously thought.

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Apple's Mac OS X 10.6 code named "Snow Leopard" - report

06/04/2008, 02:06 pm

Apple is indeed well into the development of Mac OS X 10.6, which the company has internally code-named "Snow Leopard," according to ArsTechnica.

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Mac OS X 10.6 to show at Apple developer event, drop PowerPC

06/03/2008, 11:06 pm

While everyone focuses on the iPhone next update, a new rumor posits that Apple will already have a new version of Mac OS X available for testing in early form at WWDC, with its actual launch appearing as early as next year's Macworld event.

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10.5.3 Server details; Apple updates; iPhone exclusivity in question

04/29/2008, 06:04 pm

Apple is reportedly winding down updates to its 10.5.3 Server update, AppleInsider has learned. Officially, Apple has released updates for iMac graphics and its Java engine in Leopard, and Microsoft has finally updated Messenger for Macs. Unofficial reports have Apple changing its mind on exclusive carrier deals, and say that iPhone users have very different tastes than BlackBerry owners.

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Apple offers developers weekend 10.5.3 seed

04/18/2008, 08:04 pm

Apple on Friday afternoon planted a fresh seed of its upcoming Mac OS X 10.5.3 operating system update for its developer community, asking that the software be tested thoroughly over the weekend.

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Apple releases Mac OS X 10.5.2 Update

02/11/2008, 04:02 pm

Apple on Monday afternoon released Mac OS X 10.5.2, the second maintenance and security update to its relatively new Leopard operating system that delivers a plethora of improvements for both PowerPC- and Intel-based Macs.

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Time Machine remains focal point of Mac OS X 10.5.2 testing

02/05/2008, 10:02 am

The stability and performance of Time Machine, Apple's easy-to-use backup software included with Mac OS X 10.5 Leopard, remains one of the final focus areas for testers evaluating the company's impending 10.5.2 operating system update.

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Leopard bug fix list swells to 130 with latest Mac OS X 10.5.2 seed

02/01/2008, 10:02 am

Apple this week provided its developer community with yet another pre-release build of its upcoming Leopard operating system update, which remains on tap for a release sometime this month.

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Microsoft: Vista successor may not arrive until 2011

01/28/2008, 08:01 pm

However well customers are taking to Windows Vista, its replacement is only in the earliest stages of development, according to a statement from Microsoft.

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Briefly: Development of Mac OS X 10.5.2 winding down

01/24/2008, 09:01 pm

The frequency at which Apple is seeding new pre-release builds of its second update to the Mac OS X 10.5 Leopard operating system is increasing rapidly, suggesting an official release may be imminent.

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Apple implements 20 new fixes in latest Mac OS X 10.5.2 build

01/23/2008, 11:01 am

Development of Apple's second update to the Mac OS X 10.5 Leopard operating system continued at a swift pace this week, with new pre-release builds tacking on nearly two dozen fixes and revealing a handful of subtle feature additions.

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Study: Leopard satisfaction driving "explosive" Mac sales

01/17/2008, 01:01 pm

High levels of customer satisfaction with Apple's new Leopard operating system are spurring "explosive sales" of the company's Mac computer line, a new consumer spending survey has revealed.

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Mac OS X 10.5.2 to deliver sprawling list of fixes for Leopard

12/19/2007, 09:12 am

Mac OS X 10.5.2 Update, the next in a year-long series of planned updates to Apple's new Leopard operating system, promises to be one of the most hefty maintenance releases put out by the company for its operating system software in recent years.

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First builds of Apple's Mac OS X 10.5.2 Leopard Update due shortly

12/18/2007, 06:12 pm

Continuing to refine its recently-released Mac OS X 10.5 Leopard operating system at a rapid pace, Mac maker Apple Inc. will soon begin testing the first pre-release builds of Mac OS X 10.5.2 Update, AppleInsider has learned.

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NPD: Leopard latest in chain of "blow-out" Apple OS launches

12/17/2007, 05:12 pm

Sales during Mac OS X Leopard's first full month on store shelves reached an unprecedented high for any Apple operating system release to date, according to new research from the NPD Group.

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Apple's Leopard to boost Mac sales while Dell, HP slump: report

12/11/2007, 06:12 pm

Mac OS X Leopard will drive Apple computer sales to record levels in the next few months while both Dell and HP are mired in sinking or largely stagnant demand, according to a new report from ChangeWave Research.

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Booming Apple sales strain supply, will beat estimates - report

12/07/2007, 08:12 am

A combination of Mac OS X Leopard, refreshed Macs, and iPods have formed a perfect storm that hint Apple will exceed its already optimistic targets, according to investment bank Bear Stearns.

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Briefly: Dell at Best Buy; Mac Pro and 10.5.2 at Macworld?

12/06/2007, 07:12 pm

Dell has bolstered its commitment to retail by placing some of its computer line on Best Buy's shelves. Meanwhile, one rumor suggests Apple will both update the Mac Pro at January's Macworld show and release an update to speed up new Intel processors.

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Road to Mac OS X Leopard: QuickTime, iTunes, and Media Features

10/25/2007, 10:10 am

In addition to the new searching, browsing and back up features for office documents (Finder, Dock, Quick Look, Cover Flow, Spotlight, Time Machine) and new support for collaborative information sharing (Mail, iChat, iCal, Server), Mac OS X Leopard also advances support for audio and video media in QuickTime, iTunes, Photo Booth, Front Row, and other applications. Here's what's new in Leopard and where the ideas behind rich media on the desktop came from.

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