How To: Get Ready for OS X Lion

How To: Get Ready for OS X Lion
Mac OS X Lion could arrive… well, any time now, really. Apple refuses to give a solid release date, but most insider reports put its release window in early July. Is your Mac ready for the huge changes that Lion will bring? Read more…

All the Cool Stuff OS X Lion Will Let You Do

All the Cool Stuff OS X Lion Will Let You Do
Lion is bringing 250 changes to your Mac, representing a fundamental shift in how you interact with your computer. You’ve probably heard that Lion is going to make your Mac more iPad-like, and that OS X and iOS could be starting down the path toward eventually merging into a single operating system for all Apple Read more…

OS X Lion Nearing Its First Release Candidate, Not Gold Master

OS X Lion Nearing Its First Release Candidate, Not Gold Master
As Apple continues development of OS X Lion to keep up with a Summer release date, there are murmurs of the OS hitting Gold Master. However, Apple has yet to give developers an initial Release Candidate A month ago Apple released a Beta of OS X Lion through the Mac App Store. The current release Read more…

WebKit2 Coming To OS X Lion, iOS 5 Could Be Next

WebKit2 Coming To OS X Lion, iOS 5 Could Be Next
Apple has touted WebKit, the underlying browser engine in iOS and OS X as being extremely powerful and versatile for users and developers alike. Building upon the success of WebKit is version 2 which is under active development and will be released with OS X Lion. Will iOS 5 be updated as well? WebKit2 is Read more…

OS X Lion Hits Torrent Sites, Should You Download It?

The developer preview of Mac OS 10.7 Lion has arrived on the most popular torrent site. Question is, is it safe to download? Apple made the developer preview of Lion available Thursday through the Mac App Store. As of now, developers who paid the $99 annual fee to Apple’s Developer Connection can legally run and Read more…

OS X Lion Adds Better SSD Support

OS X Lion Adds Better SSD Support
The latest developer preview of Mac OS X Lion introduces TRIM support for Solid State Drives which will improve long term performance. Apple is starting to add SSDs to the MacBook Pro line and eventually its desktop Macs to improve battery life and shorten boot up times. However, Snow Leopard can’t optimally handle the drives. Read more…

Final Cut Updates Could Be Coming This Spring

Final Cut Updates Could Be Coming This Spring
A Substantial Upgrade To Final Cut Studio French site HardMac reported today the next version of Final Cut Studio would debut sometime this Spring. Apple has been testing two version of the video editing Software in Beta form: one version for Snow Leopard and another for Lion. The later version will harness Quicktime components not Read more…