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Topic: Lion

Web stats indicate Mac OS X Lion still growing very fast

11/11/2011, 07:11 pm

Contradicting a report by advertising network Chitika describing Mac OS X Lion as stagnating, web analytics firm Net Applications reports Apple's latest OS has already taken a 30 percent share of the active Mac installed base in just over three months.

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Apple issues Mac OS X 10.7.2 update with iCloud support

10/12/2011, 01:10 pm

Apple's iCloud roll-out on Wednesday also features an update to its Lion operating system in the form of Mac OS X 10.7.2, bringing support for new cloud-based services like syncing, Back to My Mac, and Find My Mac.

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Apple invites developers to submit iOS 5, iCloud-enabled Lion apps

10/05/2011, 02:10 pm

Apple on Wednesday put a call out to developers, encouraging them to submit their updated applications built for iOS 5 and iCloud, set to launch in one week.

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Sales of Apple's Mac OS X 10.7 Lion top 6M, 80% more than Snow Leopard

10/04/2011, 01:10 pm

Apple on Tuesday revealed that Mac OS X 10.7 Lion is its best-selling operating system yet, with sales having reached 6 million since it launched in July.

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Apple supplies developers new build of Mac OS X 10.7.2 ahead of iCloud launch

09/22/2011, 02:09 pm

As Apple moves forward toward the upcoming launch of iCloud, a new beta of Mac OS X 10.7.2 was supplied to developers on Thursday with no known issues.

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Apple issues new iCloud-equipped build of Mac OS X 10.7.2 to developers

09/16/2011, 03:09 pm

Apple on Friday supplied developers with yet another beta build of Mac OS X 10.7.2 as it moves closer to releasing the update for Lion with support for iCloud integration.

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Apple seeds Mac OS X 10.7.2 beta, iCloud beta 10 to developers

09/02/2011, 02:09 pm

Apple on Friday supplied developers with new beta builds of Mac OS X 10.7.2 Lion, as well as the tenth pre-release test version of iCloud.

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Apple seeds new Mac OS X 10.7.2 build, iCloud beta 9 to developers

08/26/2011, 02:08 pm

Apple on Friday supplied developers with a new beta build of Mac OS X 10.7.2, as well as iCloud for Lion beta 9 for testing purposes, just a few days after the last beta builds were issued.

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Apple releases Mac OS X 10.7.1 with Wi-Fi improvements, audio out fixes

08/16/2011, 04:08 pm

Apple on Tuesday released Mac OS X 10.7.1, its first security and maintenance update for the newly released Lion operating system, with improved Wi-Fi reliability and resolutions for issues related to HDMI and optical audio output.

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Apple now selling $69 Mac OS X Lion USB Thumb Drive

08/16/2011, 07:08 am

For those who don't want to purchase Mac OS X 10.7 Lion from the Mac App Store for $29.99, Apple is now selling the $69 USB install drive in its online store.

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Google+ comes to iPad; Skype for Mac adds Lion & HD support

08/08/2011, 03:08 pm

The Google+ software for iOS has been expanded to support the iPad and iPod touch. In addition, Skype for Mac version 5.3 has been released, adding support for Mac OS X 10.7 Lion, as well as high-definition video calls.

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PayPal users mistakenly charged as much as $4,000 for Mac OS X Lion

07/27/2011, 02:07 pm

Multiple PayPal users have been incorrectly charged for purchasing Mac OS X 10.7 Lion from the Mac App Store numerous times, with one user claiming to have received a bill of nearly $4,000 for the $29.99 software.

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Apple says Mac OS X Lion downloads top 1 million in first day

07/21/2011, 04:07 pm

Apple on Thursday announced that downloads of Lion, its latest upgrade to the Mac OS X operating system, exceeded one million in its first day of availability on the Mac App Store.

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Users report issues installing Apple's Mac OS X 10.7 Lion

07/21/2011, 01:07 pm

A handful of Mac users have reported problems upgrading their system to Mac OS X 10.7 Lion, with various error messages, problems and quirks stemming from the Mac App Store download.

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New MacBook Airs, Mac minis feature Lion Internet Recovery disc-less repair

07/20/2011, 01:07 pm

Given the lack of an optical drive all of Apple's new MacBook Air and Mac mini models, the company has included a new "Internet Recovery" feature in its new operating system to reinstall Lion or initiate repairs on the latest Macs.

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Mac OS X Lion will be available on USB thumb drive for $69 in August

07/20/2011, 08:07 am

For those who want to have their copy of Lion saved on a physical medium, Apple will make the Mac OS X upgrade available on a USB thumb drive through its online store in August, but at a cost more than twice the price of the Mac App Store.

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Apple launches Mac OS X 10.7 Lion on Mac App Store for $29.99

07/20/2011, 08:07 am

Mac OS X 10.7 Lion, Apple's highly anticipated next-generation operating system, is now available to purchase on the Mac App Store for $29.99, weighing in at 3.49GB.

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Apple confirms Mac OS X 10.7 Lion to launch on Wednesday [u]

07/19/2011, 05:07 pm

Apple announced during its quarterly earnings call that Mac OS X 10.7 Lion, its next-generation operating system, will launch on the Mac App Store on Wednesday.

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Promotional materials for Mac OS X Lion appear at third-party Apple stores

07/19/2011, 03:07 pm

Gearing up for an anticipated launch this week, Apple has begun delivering promotional materials for Lion, its next-generation operating system, to third-party retailers across the globe.

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Apple set to release Lion, new MacBook Airs as soon as Wednesday

07/18/2011, 10:07 am

Apple as early as Wednesday will launch two highly anticipated products: Mac OS X 10.7 Lion and new Thunderbolt-equipped MacBook Airs, AppleInsider has learned.

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