Tag Archives: OS X

Mountain Lion application compatibility

For those of you worried about application compatibility with Mountain Lion, the people at RoaringApps have put together the app listing just like they did for Lion.



It’s here….the lastest cat!

The latest version of OS X is here and available for download!  At almost 4.5GB in size, lets hope you don’t have a metered or tiered service.

Thanks to MacTrast for putting this article up: http://www.mactrast.com/2012/07/how-to-upgrade-to-os-x-mountain-lion/

No longer enter passwords in the app store

A new feature in iOS 6 and Mountain Lion is that you no longer need to enter your password when downloading updates or previously purchased applications. The only time you need to enter your password is when purchasing a new app.

This is a welcome feature and shows that Apple have been paying attention to customer feedback.

Apple Working on Siri-Like Voice Dictation For OS X Mountain Lion | MacTrast

Apple Working on Siri-Like Voice Dictation For OS X Mountain Lion | MacTrast.

Siri on the Mac would be very cool!

Mountain Lion to arrive sooner than expected? | MacFixIt – CNET Reviews

Mountain Lion to arrive sooner than expected? | MacFixIt – CNET Reviews.


Microsoft issues the third update for Office of Mac 2008 and 2011

This update fixes extremely important issues and also helps improve security. It includes fixes for vulnerabilities that an attacker can use to overwrite the contents of your computer’s memory with malicious code.


It is available via software update or the website.

Apple releases OS X update 10.7.4

The 10.7.4 update is recommended for all OS X Lion users and includes general operating system fixes that improve the stability, compatibility, and security of your Mac including fixes that:

  • Resolve an issue where the “Reopen windows when logging back in” setting is always enabled
  • Improve compatibility with certain British third-party USB keyboards
  • Address an issue that may prevent files from being saved to a server
  • Improve the reliability of copying files to an SMB server

For detailed information on this update, please visit this website: http://support.apple.com/kb/HT5167. For information on the security content of this update, please visit: http://support.apple.com/kb/HT1222.