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Reporters' Roundtable: Mountain Lion and OS X's evolution

Reporters' Roundtable: Mountain Lion and OS X's evolution | From the Apple Orchard | Scoop.it
It's time for what's becoming the annual look at the Mac operating system, OS X. A week ago, Apple announced its latest update, Mountain Lion, and the announcement reveals how the operating system battle is evolving.
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Readability: Coming to an iOS device near you on March 1

Readability: Coming to an iOS device near you on March 1 | From the Apple Orchard | Scoop.it
Do you like reading articles on the web, but hate all of the cruft that ends up making posts hard to read? Relax. Readability is going to be available for iPad, iPhone, and iPod touch for free on March 1, 2012.
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Apple PR’s dirty little secret

Apple PR’s dirty little secret | From the Apple Orchard | Scoop.it
Apple’s public relations department is notoriously tight-lipped and only responds to a limited subset of the mainstream media, and usually only the outlets that write positive things about its products.If you dare to write an unflattering piece...
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Rumor: Brand New iTunes Store And App Store To Launch This Year

Rumor: Brand New iTunes Store And App Store To Launch This Year | From the Apple Orchard | Scoop.it
A new report is suggesting that Apple is hard at work revamping the user interface and structure of the iTunes and iOS App Store fronts and that the new UI will launch later this year.
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Ewing administrators, council outfitted with iPads to save paper

Ewing administrators, council outfitted with iPads to save paper | From the Apple Orchard | Scoop.it
With her brand-new Apple iPad in hand, Council President Kathleen Wollert officiated a council meeting on Tuesday evening...
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ABC News to air firsthand report on Foxconn factories next week

ABC News to air firsthand report on Foxconn factories next week | From the Apple Orchard | Scoop.it
Next Tuesday, February 21, the ABC News program Nightline will air an in-person report covering the conditions at Foxconn factories that manufacture Apple products.
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Nightline Given Exclusive Access To Apple’s Foxconn Factories, Program To Air This Tuesday

Nightline Given Exclusive Access To Apple’s Foxconn Factories, Program To Air This Tuesday | From the Apple Orchard | Scoop.it
The ABC’s Nightline program will air on Tuesday a report from Bill Weir that delves inside Apple’s Foxconn factories.
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Find A Great Movie Anytime With Moviegram

Find A Great Movie Anytime With Moviegram | From the Apple Orchard | Scoop.it
Moviegram (Free) by Steven Waterfall is a simple but elegant app that makes it easy for users to find information, trailers, and aggregated ratings on all movies.
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Nightline goes inside Apple China factories

Nightline goes inside Apple China factories | From the Apple Orchard | Scoop.it
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Apple has given “Nightline” anchor Bill Weir exclusive access to their suppliers’ factories in China, amid reports of safety problems, hazardous conditions and underage workers.
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Gatekeeper Slams the Door on Mac Malware Epidemics

Gatekeeper Slams the Door on Mac Malware Epidemics | From the Apple Orchard | Scoop.it
Mac OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion introduces a new security feature to help users install downloaded software only when it comes from trusted sources.
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What Gatekeeper in OS X 10.8 means for Mac security

What Gatekeeper in OS X 10.8 means for Mac security | From the Apple Orchard | Scoop.it
Apple's next iteration of its Macintosh operating system has a new security feature, but how will this help secure your Mac?
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Apple sold more iOS devices in 2011 than all the Macs it sold in 28 years | asymco

Apple sold more iOS devices in 2011 than all the Macs it sold in 28 years | asymco | From the Apple Orchard | Scoop.it
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Rovio Mobile, Creators of Angry Birds, Working On Unique New Title

Rovio Mobile, Creators of Angry Birds, Working On Unique New Title | From the Apple Orchard | Scoop.it
How can it be? After milking the series endlessly, is Rovio finally trying to create a brand new, non-Angry Birds title for iOS? Well, in a report from AllThingsD, that seems to be the case.
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Readability Set To Launch In The App Store March 1

Readability Set To Launch In The App Store March 1 | From the Apple Orchard | Scoop.it
Readability’s long-awaited iOS app is set to launch in the App Store on March 1, according to the service’s official website.
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8 tips for Evernote (and why you should have it)

8 tips for Evernote (and why you should have it) | From the Apple Orchard | Scoop.it
If you don’t have Evernote already,  you’re missing out on this must-have app for anyone who wants to adopt even an ounce of productivity.
Evernote is an easy-to-use, free app that helps you organized  and improve productivity.
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Weekly Poll: Will Your Mac Run Mountain Lion?

Weekly Poll: Will Your Mac Run Mountain Lion? | From the Apple Orchard | Scoop.it
Will Your Primary Mac Run Mountain Lion?
As you’ve no doubt heard by now, the wizards at Infinite Loop are pushing out a major OS X update later this year: Mountain Lion.
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Cisco Outlines BYOD Challenges – and Solutions

Cisco Outlines BYOD Challenges – and Solutions | From the Apple Orchard | Scoop.it
Cisco Outlines BYOD Challenges - and Solutions...

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The iOS Permission Dialog Dilemma

The iOS Permission Dialog Dilemma | From the Apple Orchard | Scoop.it
For anyone who used Windows Vista, you will be well aware of the frustration that UAC (User Account Control) caused. That permission dialog popped up far too frequently, constantly asking the user for permission to execute a particular task.
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MacStories Reading List: Special Mountain Lion Edition

MacStories Reading List: Special Mountain Lion Edition | From the Apple Orchard | Scoop.it
As the majority of East Coast Apple users were sipping on their morning coffees either in front of their Macs or on their way to work last Thursday morning, Apple’s PR department prepared to lift the embargo on one of the most unusual Apple product...
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iOS-ification Addendum

iOS-ification Addendum | From the Apple Orchard | Scoop.it
Following the announcement of OS X Mountain Lion and the release of the first developer preview, I’ve been seeing a lot of new commentary being added to the longstanding argument that Apple is “iOS-ifying” the Mac with features and apps from the...
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Native Notes App To Offer Rich Text Editing Features?

Native Notes App To Offer Rich Text Editing Features? | From the Apple Orchard | Scoop.it
New screenshots have surfaced today of the purported iOS 5.1 leaked build‘s Notes app.
As you can see in the screenshot above, the iPhone’s native note-taking app seems to have gained a variety of new features.
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Apple Adds Screenshots And Promo Codes To The iBookstore For Publishers

Apple Adds Screenshots And Promo Codes To The iBookstore For Publishers | From the Apple Orchard | Scoop.it
The iBookstore now has support for screenshots and promo codes, according to an iTunes Connect letter that was sent to content publishers today and that TUAW obtained.
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Apple's Mountain Lion Makes the Mac More Like the iPad

Apple's Mountain Lion Makes the Mac More Like the iPad | From the Apple Orchard | Scoop.it
Apple's Mountain Lion operating system software for the Mac brings even more of the iPhone/iPad features to the Mac. The juiciest payoff here is the suite of Mac apps that now mimic what's on the iPhone/iPad.
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Khürt Williams's comment, February 17, 2012 1:16 PM
This is a good thing. But the killer feature for me is the iCloud sync between iWork for OS X and iOS.
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Tim Cook discusses Mountain Lion with the Wall Street Journal

Tim Cook discusses Mountain Lion with the Wall Street Journal | From the Apple Orchard | Scoop.it
Many media outlets got a sneak preview of Apple's next version of OS X, Mountain Lion, and the Wall Street Journal was no exception. The Journal was treated to a preview from Apple CEO Tim Cook himself.
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