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Topic: Mountain Lion

OS X Mountain Lion overtakes Lion internet share for first time

01/04/2013, 05:01 pm

Apple's newest operating system, OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion, accounted for more than 32 percent of all internet traffic originating from Apple computers in December, and is nearly doubling the growth seen previously by OS X 10.7 Lion, a recent study found.

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New OS X 10.8.3 beta further details Software Update for pre-release seeds

12/18/2012, 04:12 pm

Apple on Tuesday seeded a fresh OS X 10.8.3 Mountain Lion beta to developers and Apple Seed participants, asking testers to focus on AirPlay, Graphics Drivers and other areas while further detailing the new Software Update feature for pre-release builds.

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Developers asked to focus on AirPlay, AirPort & Graphics in first OS X 10.8.3 beta

11/26/2012, 01:11 pm

Apple on Monday supplied developers with its first pre-release beta of OS X 10.8.3, a forthcoming security and maintenance update for its Mountain Lion operating system.

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Apple to seed beta version of OS X 10.8.3 after Thanksgiving weekend

11/16/2012, 09:11 pm

In a note to developers on Friday, Apple revealed that it will be seeding one of the first beta builds of OS X 10.8.3 Mountain Lion sometime after Nov. 26.

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Apple's Fusion Drive cuts Mac startup time in half, triples read/write speeds

11/09/2012, 09:11 am

A hands-on test with Apple's Fusion Drive inside the new Mac mini has found that the hybrid hard drive, with both solid-state flash memory and a traditional spinning hard drive, offers a significant performance boost.

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Parallels Desktop 8 update enhances support for Windows 8

11/08/2012, 01:11 pm

Parallels Desktop 8 for Mac has been updated with expanded support for Microsoft's newly released Windows 8 operating system.

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Apple preparing first beta of OS X 10.8.3

10/31/2012, 02:10 pm

Apple on Wednesday began inviting developers to test the next update to its Mountain Lion operating system, signaling that a beta of OS X 10.8.3 will arrive soon.

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Apple releases OS X Mountain Lion update tailored to new Macs

10/24/2012, 06:10 pm

One day following the announcement of new iMac, MacBook Pro and Mac mini models, Apple on Wednesday released an OS X Mountain Lion update built specifically for those devices.

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Microsoft reveals strong pre-sales of Windows 8 in quarterly earnings

10/19/2012, 03:10 pm

Sales of Windows PCs plunged ahead of the forthcoming release of Windows 8, but Microsoft saw strong pre-sales for its next-generation operating system ahead of its Oct. 26 launch.

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Apple releases supplemental updates for OS X 10.8.2 Mountain Lion and 10.7.5 Lion

10/04/2012, 04:10 pm

Apple on Thursday released two supplemental updates, one for OS X 10.8.2 Mountain Lion, which brings fixes for three issues, and another for the legacy OS X 10.7.5 Lion, which solves two problems.

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First look: Passbook support in Mountain Lion 10.8.2

09/20/2012, 11:09 am

Apple's newly updated Mountain Lion Mac operating system contains built-in support for receiving and syncing Passbook passes via iCloud.

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Apple releases Mountain Lion 10.8.2 with Facebook integration

09/19/2012, 01:09 pm

On the heels of the release of iOS 6, Apple has also publicly issued OS X Mountain Lion 10.8.2, a major update featuring system-wide Facebook integration for the Mac.

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Apple seeds second OS X 10.8.2 build in three days, hints at imminent release

09/14/2012, 10:09 pm

Three days after Apple pushed out build 12C50 of OS X 10.8.2 Mountain Lion to developers, the company has seeded an updated version, possibly hinting that a public release is imminent.

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Apple adds further Facebook integration, Power Nap support in latest 10.8.2 beta

09/11/2012, 11:09 pm

Apple on Tuesday seeded build 12C50 of the OS X 10.8.2 Mountain Lion beta with no known issues, adding a number of new features to the upcoming update that should be ready for public launch this fall.

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Apple working to improve Power Nap feature in latest 10.8.2 beta

09/05/2012, 09:09 pm

Apple seeded a new OS X 10.8.2 beta on Wednesday, asking developers to focus on a number of areas including the Power Nap feature introduced with Mountain Lion.

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Parallels 8 now available with 30% faster 3D graphics, 25% faster Windows startup

09/04/2012, 08:09 am

Parallels Desktop 8 for Mac officially launched to the public on Tuesday, offering new features like support for Apple's Retina display MacBook Pro, along with improved performance and faster startup times.

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Apple's OS X passes Windows Vista in worldwide usage

09/03/2012, 08:09 am

Total Web usage of Apple's OS X operating system has exceeded Microsoft's Windows Vista, while for the first time, Windows 7 has topped Windows XP to become the world's largest operating system.

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OS X Mountain Lion passes 10% adoption in one month, on track to outperform Lion

08/30/2012, 07:08 pm

A study from ad network Chitika found that after only one month of availability, Apple's latest OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion has garnered over 10 percent of all Mac-based ad impressions after enjoying a high adoption rate that shows no signs of slowing down.

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Apple continues testing Facebook integration with second beta of OS X 10.8.2

08/29/2012, 06:08 pm

Apple on Wednesday provided developers with the second beta of OS X 10.8.2 Mountain Lion, less than a week after the first beta became available.

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New Java vulnerability affects Macs, could lead to more malware

08/27/2012, 09:08 pm

Researchers announced on Monday that hackers are taking advantage of a zero-day vulnerability in Oracle's Java 7, with the newly discovered flaw able to exploit any platform, including Apple's OS X.

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