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Topic: Mac OS X 10.6

Apple already testing Mac OS X 10.6.1 Update

09/03/2009, 10:09 am

Apple is moving quickly to patch holes and repair incompatibilities within Mac OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard, having already providing some developers with betas of the first maintenance and security update planned for the new operating system.

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Apple's Snow Leopard upgrades Mac OS X, downgrades Flash

09/03/2009, 08:09 am

While Snow Leopard makes a number of improvements to Apple's Mac OS X machines, for those who have kept Adobe Flash up to date, installing the new operating system will reportedly downgrade the software.

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Snow Leopard touchscreen "evidence," trademarked Apple chat bubbles

09/02/2009, 12:09 pm

A new report alleges that a large on-screen digital keyboard could be a sign that Snow Leopard sets the stage for Apple's upcoming tablet device; and Apple rejected an App Store submission for its chat bubbles.

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Inside Mac OS X Snow Leopard: 64-bits

09/02/2009, 08:09 am

As jingle-pundits desperately try to denigrate Snow Leopard as a "Service Pack," Apple's new operating system reference release actually expands the reach of the Mac platform in several important and under-reported new directions. Here's the second in a series looking closer at some of Snow Leopard's well-known, but often misrepresented or misunderstood features.

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Inside Mac OS X Snow Leopard: QuickTime X

09/01/2009, 04:09 pm

As jingle-pundits desperately try to denigrate Snow Leopard as a "Service Pack," Apple's new operating system reference release actually expands the reach of the Mac platform in several important and under-reported new directions. Here's the first in a series looking closer at some of Snow Leopard's well-known, but often misrepresented or misunderstood features.

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Apple Snow Leopard support, problem software list available

08/28/2009, 09:08 am

Coinciding with today's release of Apple's latest operating system upgrade, Snow Leopard, support documents, printer drivers, and a list of incompatible software have been made available to ease the transition.

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Review roundup: Apple's Snow Leopard sports subtle improvements

08/27/2009, 01:08 pm

Critics are praising Apple's latest OS X upgrade, Snow Leopard, as a bargain-priced improvement that will help users get better performance out of their Mac, though there are some problems.

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Apple's Snow Leopard disc will install on Tiger Macs

08/27/2009, 08:08 am

Though users of older Intel-based Macs were led to believe they would have to spend $169 to migrate from Tiger to Snow Leopard, new reports state the $29 upgrade disc will work just fine.

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Snow Leopard documents spotted, iPod heist leads to jail time

08/26/2009, 02:08 pm

Documentation for Snow Leopard Server is available for download from Apple; Flixter has updated its iPhone Movies app; and the man behind an iPod heist in Michigan has been sentenced to jail.

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Adobe abandons CS3 legacy support for Apple's Snow Leopard

08/26/2009, 09:08 am

Adobe announced this week that it has not tested and will not support its Creative Suite 3 line of products, including Photoshop CS3, on Apple's new Snow Leopard operating system.

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Snow Leopard to warn Apple users of malware - reports

08/26/2009, 07:08 am

Only days before the launch of Apple's upcoming operating system upgrade, Snow Leopard, numerous online reports have alleged that the final build includes an anti-malware feature.

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Apple drops Palm OS HotSync conduit from Snow Leopard

08/24/2009, 06:08 pm

Apple has discontinued support for legacy Palm OS devices in Mac OS X Snow Leopard's iSync 3.1.0, according to sources familiar with the latest Gold Master build, requiring users of Palm OS devices to obtain third party support for syncing their Palm Desktop information with Mac OS X's Sync Services.

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Apple predicted to sell 5M copies of Snow Leopard at launch

08/24/2009, 11:08 am

In a new research note to investors, Piper Jaffray has forecast that Apple's new Snow Leopard operating system will sell 5 million copies during its launch window in the September quarter.

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Apple to release Mac OS X Snow Leopard on August 28

08/24/2009, 08:08 am

Apple announced Monday that Mac OS X 10.6 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.

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Apple Mac mini purchase claimed to ship with Snow Leopard disc

08/22/2009, 03:08 pm

An anonymous Mac mini buyer in Japan has claimed, with pictures, to have received with their purchase an install DVD of Snow Leopard, Apple's upcoming operating system release.

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Briefly: Snow Leopard ship date, iPhone 3GS HD video

08/21/2009, 09:08 am

More evidence of an Aug. 28 ship date for Snow Leopard appeared and disappeared this week; and a App Store application enables buggy high definition playback on the iPhone 3GS.

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Apple Snow Leopard purported packaging pictures shown

08/16/2009, 11:08 am

Photos claiming to be shots of the final box art for Apple's upcoming operating system, Mac OS X Snow Leopard, have been posted, suggesting the product could be very close to retail.

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Snow Leopard Golden Master seeded to Apple developer community

08/12/2009, 09:08 pm

Apple has supplied its broad developer community the presumed Golden Master build for Snow Leopard, going beyond the select group who previously had sole access, numerous sources tell AppleInsider.

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Sources detail changes to Snow Leopard installation process

08/12/2009, 04:08 pm

People familiar with Apple's upcoming Mac OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard operating system are corroborating reports this week that the software has achieved Golden Master status, adding some additional insight on various enhancements and changes that users will notice during the installation process when compared to Mac OS X 10.5 Leopard.

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Apple's Snow Leopard rumored to be Golden Master

08/11/2009, 04:08 pm

The latest build of Snow Leopard, Apple's upcoming operating system, is rumored to be the "Golden Master," or final copy before the product will be released for duplication on optical media.

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