An Info World post as noted that Snow Leopard users might face security issues in September if Apple follows its policy and drops security update support for older versions of OS X.
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A security bug discovered in OS X Lion reveals login usernames and passwords for protected accounts in clear, plain text.
Kids vs. Goblins follow the story of three children stranded on a magical island with their baby brother after a storm hits. Is it worth playing? Read our review to find out!
Last night’s update to OS X Mountain Lion Preview 3 adds a new “Do Not Disturb” feature to Notification Center. This allows users to block incoming alerts and banners if they don’t want to be interrupted.
Apple has issued a new build of OS X 10.7.4 to developers. The new update features a build number of 11E53 – just one number past the last build released one wek ago, suggesting that they are preparing to release the update to the public.
Apple has just released an update to OS X Mountain Lion Developer Preview 3 (build 12A178q). It’s unclear why Apple decided to push the update, or why they released an updated version of Developer Preview 3 rather than seeding Developer Preview 4.
Sometimes copying, pasting, and converting text into a simple format can be a tedious process. Get Plain Text simplifies this process by adding an icon to the task bar for an easy to access utility to unformat any text.
A security firm says that the “Flashback” malware that plagued hundreds of thousands of Macs worldwide may have made as much as $10,000 a day for its authors.
Oracle’s Henrik Stahl has announced the release of a Java SDK pack (Java Development Kit 7 and JavaFX Software Development Kit 2.1 included) to kickstart their expanded support for OS X.
Apple’s resume feature allows you to ‘pick up where you left off’ whenever you quit an app. But many people just want to automatically start a new session every time they open an app. Here’s how to disable Resume.
Apple’s Mac App Store for OS X has reportedly crossed the 10,000 application milestone this week. It launched in early 2011 with just over 1,000 applications available for download.
People make a variety of arguments for a convergence between Mac OS and iOS is inevitable in some way. I could not disagree more. Here’s why.
Anti-virus creator and guru Eugene Kapersky has declared that Apple is ‘ten years behind’ Microsoft when it comes to security and that the Flashback malware was only just the start.
Even though the Mac seems to be like a strong brick wall, protected and safe from malware and viruses, sometimes it’s good to check if that actually is the case. Today I’m reviewing MacScan, a tool that will help make sure you are protected.
Apple has seeded a new pre-release version of OS X 10.7.4 to developers – the next incremental update to OS X Lion. As with previous build, this build lists no known issues, suggesting that Apple may be getting close to a public release.
A considerable change to Safari 5.2 on the Mountain Lion developer build seems to be that of a new pane that allows you to view and remove stored passwords.