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Apple Releases AirPort Client Update 1.0

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Date: Wednesday, August 12th, 2009, 10:12
Category: Software, wireless


On Wednesday, Apple released its AirPort Client Update 1.0 patch, a fix recommended for some Intel-based Macintosh computers running Mac OS X v10.5.8 that addresses an issue with AirPort performance while running on battery power.

The update, a 1.7 megabyte download, is intended for the following Apple notebooks:
– MacBook (13-inch, Late 2007)
– MacBook (13-inch, Early 2008)
– MacBook (13-inch, Late 2008)
– MacBook Pro (15-inch, Early 2008)
– MacBook Pro (17-inch, Early 2008)
– MacBook Pro (17-inch, Late 2008)

The update requires Mac OS X 10.5.8 or later to install and run.

If you’ve snagged the update and have any feedback about it, let us know!

Delicious Library Updated to 2.2

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Date: Wednesday, August 12th, 2009, 04:30
Category: Software


On Wednesday, software company Delicious Monster released version 2.2 of the shareware favorite, Delicious Library. Delicious Monster allows Macs with webcams to scan the bar codes of any book, movie, music CD or video game, then creates an archive based on background information from the Internet. Additional features help keep the library organized and reseller’s tools allow for items to be quickly posted for sale online.

The new version, a 15.8 megabyte download, incorporates significant fixes and changes, the full list of which can be found here.

Delicious Library 2.2 retails for US$40 and requires Mac OS X 10.5 or later to install and run.

Apple Releases Safari 4.0.3 Update

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Date: Wednesday, August 12th, 2009, 04:33
Category: Software


Late Tuesday, Apple Safari 4.0.3, the latest version of the company’s web browser.

The new version, which is available as a 26 to 40 megabyte download, includes the following fixes and features:
* Stability improvements for webpages that use the HTML 5 video tag.
* Stability improvements for 3rd-party plug-ins.
* Stability improvements for Top Sites.
* Fixes an issue that prevented some users from logging into iWork.com.
* Fixes an issue that could cause web content to be displayed in greyscale instead of color.

The update can be located and installed via Mac OS X’s Software Update feature and requires Mac OS X 10.4 or later to install and run.

If you’ve tried the new version and have any feedback, let us know in the comments.