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OS X Lion 10.7.3 released with Safari 5.1.3, Wi-Fi bug

The third update to OS X Lion, 10.7.3, has been released and is now available in Software Update. Of potentially greatest interest is the fix that purports to “resolve a Wi-Fi connection issue when waking from sleep” — I know both of my Macs have fallen prey to this bug several times under Lion, and […]Read More

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Dennis Ritchie, C programming language creator, dies aged 70

The C programming language creator and co-developer of the Unix operating system Dennis Ritchie died at home on October 8 after an extended illness, at the age of 70. Former colleague Rob Pike first publicly announced the death, which Alcatel-Lucent then confirmed. Ritchie, born in Bronxville, New York on September 9, 1941, joined Bell Labs […]Read More

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Apple’s Steve Jobs Dies

The technology company Apple says co-founder and former chief executive Steve Jobs has died following a battle with pancreatic cancer. He was 56 years old. Jobs’ death comes weeks after he resigned as chief executive of the technology giant. He will forever be known as the man who made technology easy to use for everyone, […]Read More

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Apple announces Mac OS X Lion, iOS 5, and iCloud

At the company’s own Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) keynote at the Moscone West center in San Francisco, Apple CEO Steve Jobs introduced the next generation of software products from Apple. Apple unveiled Lion, the new version of their Mac OS X operating system for desktop and laptop computers that brings new features to the software. […]Read More

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Apple’s iPad 2 and the future of Mac OS, iOS

Today: Apple fans around the world line up to buy the iPad 2, and the company invites developers to WWDC to see “the future of iOS and Mac OS.” Plus: eBay intends to buy GSI for $2.4 billion; chip developer Tabula gains $108 million in funding; Jack Dorsey is returning to Twitter “day-to-day” as executive […]Read More