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Topic: Mountain Lion

Apple seeds first OS X 10.8.2 beta with Facebook integration

08/23/2012, 12:08 pm

On the heels of the public release of OS X 10.8.1, Apple has provided select developers with a beta release of the next update to Mountain Lion, OS X 10.8.2.

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Apple releases Mountain Lion OS X 10.8.1 with iMessage, Migration Assistant fixes

08/23/2012, 11:08 am

Apple on Thursday released OS X 10.8.1, the first security and maintenance update for its Mountain Lion operating system, featuring fixes for iMessage, Migration Assistant, and audio on Thunderbolt displays.

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VMware launches Fusion 5 with 70 new features including Windows 8 optimization

08/23/2012, 09:08 am

VMware on Thursday announced its new virtualization software Fusion 5, with 70 new features including a design that takes advantage of the latest features in Mountain Lion, and optimization for Microsoft's forthcoming Windows 8.

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Apple invites developers to begin testing OS X 10.8.2

08/22/2012, 02:08 pm

Even before OS X 10.8.1 is publicly released, Apple has begun inviting developers to test the following version of OS X Mountain Lion, identified as 10.8.2.

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OS X 10.8.1 beta said to substantially improve battery life

08/21/2012, 11:08 am

Apple's pre-release build of OS X 10.8.1 Mountain Lion has improved MacBook battery life by as much as four hours, according to one developer.

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OS X Mountain Lion may be degrading battery life, test shows

08/09/2012, 12:08 am

In response to an Apple Support Communities forum thread, a report on Tuesday offers anecdotal evidence that the new OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion may be causing battery life issues for some MacBook users.

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OS X Mountain Lion users reporting laptop battery life issues

08/03/2012, 02:08 pm

A number of MacBook Pro and MacBook Air owners who updated to the recently-released OS X Mountain Lion are complaining of battery performance issues, with some reporting their batteries only last half as long as when OS X 10.7 Lion was installed.

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Downloads of Apple's OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion top 3 million in 4 days

07/30/2012, 08:07 am

Apple's newly updated Mac operating system, OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion, has been downloaded more than 3 million times in its first four days, the company announced on Monday.

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Firmware update brings 'Power Nap' to Retina MacBook Pro

07/27/2012, 05:07 pm

Apple on Friday rolled out a firmware update for the 15-inch MacBook Pro with Retina display enabling Mountain Lion's new Power Nap feature two days following the new operating system's release.

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Apple OS X Mountain Lion hits 3.2% penetration in two days

07/27/2012, 04:07 pm

After being on the market for just 48 hours, OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion is already accounting for 3.2 percent of all Mac web traffic and is on track to become one of the most quickly adopted operating systems in history.

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Apple updates high quality OS X speech with Voice Update 2.0

07/27/2012, 11:07 am

Tom and Jill are going uphill, version 2.0 that is. The high quality voices, first introduced in OS X Lion as optional downloads, now have updates available through Software Update.

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Mountain Lion easter egg references debut of original Apple Macintosh

07/26/2012, 04:07 pm

Incomplete downloads in OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion show a "Date Modified" of Jan. 24, 1984, a reference to the day when Apple's very first Macintosh was unveiled by Steve Jobs.

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Apple OS X Lion pulled as Mountain Lion rolls out

07/25/2012, 06:07 pm

Apple on Wednesday pulled its last-generation OS X Lion from both the Mac App Store and brick-and-mortar Apple Stores amid the launch of OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion OS.

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Some new Mac buyers unable to redeem Mountain Lion codes on App Store

07/25/2012, 11:07 am

A number of customers who recently bought a Mac and are looking to upgrade to Mountain Lion through Apple's OS X Up-to-Date program have been met with error messages telling them their redemption code has already been used.

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Mountain Lion updates for OS X Server, Xcode, Remote Desktop hit Mac App Store

07/25/2012, 11:07 am

Along with Wednesday's release of OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion, Apple released Mountain Lion Server as a $19.99 upgrade on the Mac App Store, while Xcode 4.4 was also provided to developers, and Apple Remote Desktop also received an update.

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iWork, iPhoto, iMovie & Aperture receive updates for Apple's Mountain Lion

07/25/2012, 10:07 am

Apple on Wednesday updated all three applications in its iWork productivity suite, as well as iPhoto, iMovie and Aperture, to take advantage of new features in Mountain Lion.

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Review roundup: Apple's OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion is a bargain at $20

07/25/2012, 09:07 am

With the launch of OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion on Wednesday, review embargoes were lifted, and tech pundits heaped praise on the value offered by Apple in its $19.99 operating system upgrade.

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Apple launches OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion on Mac App Store for $19.99

07/25/2012, 08:07 am

With more than 200 new features, OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion launched on the Mac App Store on Wednesday as a $19.99 upgrade from Lion or Snow Leopard.

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Apple to release Mountain Lion Wednesday on Mac App Store

07/24/2012, 04:07 pm

Apple announced on Tuesday that OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion, its next-generation Mac operating system, will hit the Mac App Store on Wednesday, July 25.

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Inside OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion GM: Mail 6.0 & Notes

07/23/2012, 01:07 pm

In OS X Mountain Lion, Apple has split Notes off from Mail as its own app, mirroring iOS. Additionally, Mail gets new VIP contact, notification and search features, while the all new Notes app for OS X provides a new option for drafting ideas that are kept up to date across all your devices via iCloud.

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