Mac OS X 10.7.1 Released

Mac OS X 10.7.1 was released today, both for Mac OS X Lion clients and servers. Apple recommends it for all OS X 10.7 users. It includes OS fixes for stability and compatibility, as well as other changes and updates. Client and Server-related changes and udpates: * Address an issue … Read more

Apple Boot Camp 3.2 – Early 2011 iMacs

Apple has released Boot Camp 3.2 Update for iMac (Early 2011) – the iMacs that were released earlier today. It’s for Microsoft Windows 7, and it addresses issues with Japanese and Korean keyboards on the latest iMacs. The download weighs in at 638 KB and the download ID is DL1384. … Read more

Apple Releases New iMacs – Early 2011

Apple made a major update to the iMacs line today. While the Macs are cosmetically the same as the previous generation, all are now quad-core, and all are based on Intel’s so-called “Sandy Bridge” CPUs, as well shipping wiht the latest “Thunderbolt” I/O ports, which are very high-speed. They are … Read more

Parallels And Apple Servers

Yahoo! Finance is running an article from TechIQ about Parallels potentially giving Apple a boost in Xserve sales with an Enterprise-edition of Parallels Desktop for Mac. Quote: SWsoft, the company that makes the popular Parallels virtualization software for Apple Macintoshes, is preparing an encore for Apple servers, The VAR Guy … Read more

New EFI Firmware May Fix Parallels/VTI-x Issues (Nov 13, 2006)

Some are reporting on the Parallels forums and elsewhere, that they are no longer having to do the “sleep trick” to get the Intel virtualization technology (VTI-x) to kick in for Parallels. You have to install the update and then power the machine all the way off – rebooting wont’ … Read more

Mac Pro/Core 2 Duo Users and Boxed/Retail Parallels Desktop

If you bought the retail copy of Parallels Desktop, and have a Mac Pro or a Core 2 Duo-based Mac (iMac, new MacBook Pros), it is highly recommended that you upgrade to Build #1970 of Parallels Desktop. This thread by Andrew at the Parallels support forum explains why: There are … Read more