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OS X Mountain Lion v10.8.1 update available

23/08/2012 |

Apple has released OS X Mountain Lion 10.8. and if notification centre hasn’t informed you it’s there, load up the App Store and check for updates. A manual update package is also available.
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Mountain Lion Supports Text Documents in iCloud

18/07/2012 |

Save Text Documents to iCloud Mountain Lion Supports Text Documents in iCloud

Another neat feature of Mountain Lion is the ability to keep your text documents in iCloud. This seems to be a trend now with ML overall, there’s no real big killer feature but lot’s of little handy things that make sense. I’m not on iOS6 yet but i’d bet they synch up nicely. Handy.. very handy.

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Hands On : Mountain Lion Dictation And Speech

14/07/2012 |

Mountain Lion Speech Recognition 3 600x450 Hands On : Mountain Lion Dictation And Speech

Dictation and speech is one of the key features for Mountain Lion.  Don’t expect Siri like searching functionality but more a handy feature to get down ideas with a double tap of your shortcut key.  It might be basic but being able to dictate anywhere is handy and much easier than the Dragon Express “send too method”

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Mountain Lion Installer ScreenShots

14/07/2012 |

Well it was going to happen sooner or later, images start leaking out of what the Mountain Lion installation process will look like. Here;s a couple of shots sent in via email.
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How To Install OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion on Your Hackintosh

09/06/2012 |

Mountain Lion Hackintosh How To Install OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion on Your Hackintosh

Personally for me it’s been awhile since I last delved into the murky waters of creating my very own Hackintosh.  I never seem to be able to get the right combination of hardware when you start looking at all the PC components out there you can potentially used to build your own PC which is Mac-based it easy to get overwhelmed. But that hasn’t stopped the active community over at tonymacx86.

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Mountain Lion “Do Not Disturb” Feature = Desktop Peace

03/05/2012 |

Mountain Lion Do Not Disturb Mountain Lion Do Not Disturb Feature = Desktop PeaceWe all know what it’s like at times, the phone never seems to stop ringing, the door always need answering, customers need serving and the e-mail stream never seems to end. All you want to do is finish the task that you started but there is a never ending list of distractions.

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OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion Preview : More Features and UI Changes Revealed

19/02/2012 |

Unless you’ve been living in a cave, you will be more than aware that mountain lion is set for release this summer And we’ve scoured the Internet to find you information of some of the lesser publicised changes in Mountain Lion.

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