Apple Rumored To Release OS X 10.8.5 Update Today

Its no secret that Apple is going to release a new OS X update soon, we just don’t know exactly when it intends to do that. For over a couple of months now the OS X 10.8.5 update has been in beta phase, meaning that it was only rolled out to registered developers. As of now, Apple has seeded seven betas of the upcoming update, the latest coming out on […]


Mac OS X 10.8.3 beta being prepared

It seems that from today onward, Apple has started to invite developers to give the next update to the Mountain Lion operating system a go, which more or less points toward the viability of a OS X 10.8.3 beta version in the pipeline. It seems that industry insiders claimed that only select members of Apple’s developer community were given invitations ahead of the new beta’s introduction. Apple has been pretty […]


Apple security update bypasses Snow Leopard and Windows users

Apple recently rolled out the most recent version of its Safari Web browser, where it has patched over 100 vulnerabilities. For those who are running on an older version of Mac OS X, or any other version of Windows from Microsoft, it can be said that you are out of luck – sort of. After all, Safari 6 is available only for the spanking new OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion […]


Mac OS X Mountain Lion: over 3 million downloads

The latest update to Mac OS X, Mountain Lion, was only released last week but it looks like it’s now the most successful OS X release in Apple’s history. According to a press release this morning, Apple announced that downloads of Mountain Lion have exceeded three million in four days. Talk about impressive! Considering how popular the previous version of Mac OS X was (over one million downloads a day […]


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Mountain Lion now on 3.2 percent of Macs after 48 hours since launch, report shows

Sometimes the numbers do tell the story. Just days after Apple released its latest operating system, officially called OS X Mountain Lion, advertising company Chitika is saying that 3.2 percent of Mac users have upgraded to OS X Mountain Lion in the first 48 hours after its official launch. “Within the first 48 hours, usage rates for OS X 10.8 were already rivaling those of Mac OS X 10.4 Tiger. […]


Office for Mac 2011 and Office 2008 for Mac now ready for Mountain Lion

Now that Apple has launched OS X Mountain Lion, Microsoft is confirming that its two Office productivity suite versions for Mac – Office for Mac 2011 and Office 2008 for Mac – are up and ready to support what Apple calls as “the world’s most advanced desktop operating system“. Over at Microsoft’s Office for Mac blog, the team behind the productivity suite is asking Office for Mac users to have […]


OS X Mountain Lion Error 100 has solutions in sight

Yes, OS X Mountain Lion, the long awaited update to the OS X operating system platform, is now readily available over at the App Store for $20, but is everything hunky dory? Not really, as some users have already reported running into trouble when downloading this particular installer onto their Mac after purchase. There are a few errors recorded, including “This item is temporarily unavailable. Please try again.”, to the […]


Mountain Lion app compatibility list by RoaringApps

RoaringApps is pretty much stoked up about OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion which is said to roll out later today for $19.99 a pop, but like all new versions of software, there is a compatibility list that one needs to adhere to, in addition to a slew of new features, of course. Just to make sure that you have a full idea on whether your favorite app will play nice […]


Apple releases Mountain Lion gold master to developers, official version on the way?

Apple announced at WWDC that Mac OSX 10.8 Mountain Lion would be released during the month of July. They gave no official exact release date, but rumors indicate a July 19th release. Our latest bit of news has helped confirm that Mountain Lion is indeed on track for a July release. Apple has just released the gold master build of Mac OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion. It is currently available […]


Apple developers receive OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion Developer Preview 3

If you are an Apple developer, then chances are you would have been on the receiving end of the OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion Developer Preview 3, which is actually the pre-release build of the upcoming Mac operating system update. Those who are familiar with the most recent build have identified it as “12A206J”, and those who are interested can give it a go at the Mac App Store. It […]