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Topic: Mountain Lion

Apple details iCloud, dictation, Power Nap features in Mountain Lion

06/11/2012, 01:06 pm

At Monday's Worldwide Developers Conference keynote, Apple showed off some of the new features of its forthcoming Mountain Lion operating system update, including dictation for the Mac, tighter integration with iCloud, Power Nap for automatic data updating, and a new version of Safari.

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Mountain Lion to bring offline mode to Safari Reading List

05/23/2012, 05:05 pm

A feature in Apple's upcoming OS X Mountain Lion will bring extended functionality to the Safari web browser by caching saved pages for perusal when away from an internet connection.

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Apple adds Automatic Downloads alert to latest Mountain Lion beta

05/22/2012, 10:05 am

Apple's previously announced Automatic Downloads feature is slowly coming together in the latest developer preview of OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion, which features a new Notification Center alert for Mac App Store purchases.

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Mac App Store apps begin to comply with sandboxing rule ahead of deadline

05/17/2012, 12:05 pm

Applications complying with Apple's sandboxing rules for OS X have begun to appear on the Mac App Store, with Pixelmator being among the first major offerings to meet the forthcoming requirement.

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Apple issues developers new beta build of OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion

05/16/2012, 04:05 pm

Apple on Wednesday supplied its developers with an updated version of OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion Developer Preview 3, the pre-release build of the forthcoming Mac operating system update.

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Reported AppleCare training points to June Mountain Lion launch

05/08/2012, 06:05 pm

The EMEA (Europe, Middle East and Africa) division of AppleCare is allegedly hiring and training new staff on certain aspects of Apple's upcoming OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion, possibly hinting that a release date is soon to arrive.

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Apple urges developers to get Developer IDs ahead of Gatekeeper launch

04/30/2012, 04:04 pm

With the expected summer release of OS X Mountain Lion just a few months away, Apple on Monday sent out a mass email to Mac developers urging them to apply for a Developer ID in preparation for the new operating system's Gatekeeper security system.

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Rumor: iPhoto '12 for Mac coming this summer with features from iOS

04/24/2012, 12:04 pm

A new rumor claims Apple is planning to release iPhoto '12 on the Mac App Store this summer, with the new software bringing some of the features of iPhoto for iOS to the Mac.

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Apple issues Xcode 4.4 Developer Preview 3

04/18/2012, 09:04 pm

Apple on Wednesday included a beta version of Xcode 4.4 for developers alongside releases of OS X Mountain Lion 10.8 and Safari 5.2

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Apple releases OS X Mountain Lion Developer Preview 3

04/18/2012, 04:04 pm

Apple on Wednesday supplied developers with the third preview build of OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion, giving developers a chance to test out the latest version of the prerelease software.

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Inside OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion: Reminders app adds geofence location alerts

03/30/2012, 06:03 pm

The new Reminders app in OS X Mountain Lion, borrowed from iOS 5, will also bring "geofence," location-based reminders to the desktop using opt-in location tracking.

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Apple rumored to change default Chinese iPhone search from Google to Baidu

03/26/2012, 03:03 pm

An upcoming update to iOS will add support for China's Baidu search engine, with some reports indicating that Apple will shift the iPhone's default search from Google.

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Double-resolution icons in OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion hint at Retina Macs

03/23/2012, 09:03 am

More evidence that high-resolution Retina display Macs are in Apple's near future has been discovered in an early developer build of OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion.

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Apple releases OS X Mountain Lion Developer Preview 2

03/16/2012, 04:03 pm

Apple has released to developers its second developer preview of OS X Mountain Lion, one month after making the initial build available.

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Inside OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion: Safari 5.2 offers to set up local Internet accounts

03/05/2012, 06:03 pm

When users log into web accounts (such as Google) in Safari and opt to save their account login, the browser will now offer to also configure local native apps, including Mail, Calendar, Contacts, Messages and Notes, in this summer's release of OS X Mountain Lion, leveraging the same easy account setup pioneered by iOS.

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Inside OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion: Safari 5.2 adds privacy settings, website alerts

03/01/2012, 12:03 pm

Safari gets a minor overhaul in this summer's release of OS X Mountain Lion, offering a new website passwords browser, new privacy settings, and a new feature that allows websites to send alerts to the Notifications Center.

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Inside OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion: Safari 5.2 gets a simplified user interface with new sharing features

02/29/2012, 08:02 pm

Safari gets a minor overhaul in this summer's release of OS X Mountain Lion, offering a cleaner, smarter user interface with a unified search and location field and new sharing features.

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Inside OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion: a Preview of how Apple is improving file renaming

02/28/2012, 11:02 am

Along with integrated support for iCloud, this summer's release of OS X Mountain Lion rethinks the document title bar to enable changing file names, and also (finally!) adds file name editing to open and save dialogs.

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Apple introduces Developer ID ahead of Mountain Lion's Gatekeeper

02/27/2012, 07:02 pm

In an email sent out on Monday, Apple invited developers to prepare their software for OS X Mountain Lion by joining the Developer ID program, which will allow for apps to run on a Mac or iOS device that is protected by the upcoming Gatekeeper anti-malware system.

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Inside OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion: a Preview of how Apple is enhancing the file system with iCloud

02/27/2012, 07:02 pm

Preview, Apple's simple, utilitarian image and PDF viewer, offers insight into how the company plans to deeply integrate iCloud into apps and simplify and improve file management in general in this summer's release of OS X Mountain Lion.

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