Judge Hands Apple Complete Victory Over Psystar, Grants Full Injunction

4:05 AM, Dec. 16th, 2009 · · Leopard


Judge William Alsup granted Apple's request for a permanent injunction against erstwhile Mac cloner Psystar. That injunction prevents Psystar from selling Mac clones, selling or copying Mac OS X in any incarnation, installing Mac OS X on non-Apple hardware, circumventing Apple's control measures that prevent Mac OS X from being installed on non-Apple hardware, selling or other distributing technology that allows such circumvention, or helping anyone in such circumvention efforts.

Lose/Lose Mac “Game” Deletes Your Files with Every Ship Destroyed

8:08 PM, Nov. 3rd, 2009 · · Leopard


Symantec is alerting Mac users to new Mac game called Lose/Lose that deletes files in the user's home directory every time the player shoots an alien ship. Destroy a ship, lose a file. What's more, the game's creator tells users exactly what will happen when they play, making the game something less than a trojan horse, but much worse than the art project he labels it.

Apple Releases Magic Mouse Software for Leopard & Snow Leopard

9:39 PM, Oct. 27th, 2009 · · Leopard


Apple released software updates that enable Mac OS X 10.5.8 Leopard and Mac OS X 10.6.1 Snow Leopard to take advantage of the new Magic Mouse in all its glory. It had been thought that the device would be dependent on Mac OS X 10.6.2, but today's updates mean that users can buy and use the Magic Mouse with current versions of both operating systems as soon as it is available as a standalone purchase.

Objective Development Releases Launchbar 5

6:23 PM, Oct. 21st, 2009 · · Leopard


Objective Development announced Wednesday the release of Launchbar 5, the company's utility for controlling your Mac from your keyboard. The update adds a digital ton of new features, including support for Snow Leopard, new clipboard tools, improved iCal support, AppleScript support, and much more.

Snow Leopard Sales More than Double Leopard Sales

7:17 PM, Oct. 19th, 2009 · · Leopard


Sales of Mac OS X, or Snow Leopard, clocked in at more than double compared to Leopard for the first five weeks each OS was available. Apple confirmed the strong Snow Leopard figure during the company's fourth quarter earnings conference call on Monday afternoon.