Friday, January 1, 2010

Outline of December 31, 2009 NCC-Mac Non-Meeting

Announcements

Don't Panic! There was no December meeting, but there may still be something good here if you read on.

Upcoming TV programs of interest to Mac users.

All times listed are for DISH Network channels and times. Check your local listings for broadcast times in your area.

Welcome to Macintosh—A history of Apple Inc. features interviews, innovations and the company's impact on culture.

Channel 208 CNBC

Monday, January 4, 2010 6:30:00 PM PST

MacHEADS—The popularity of computer and consumer electronics company Apple Inc.

Channel 208 CNBC

Tuesday, January 5, 2010 7:00:00 PM PST

Planet of the Apps: A Hand-Held Revolution!—Exploring the mobile technology phenomenon; two Chicago entrepreneurs attempt to market their budget management tool; company MEDL Mobile helps app designers get an edge.

Channel 208 CNBC

Thursday, January 7, 2010 7:00:00 PM PST

Apple software updated since the November meeting

support.apple.com—downloads

iPhoto 8.1.1

This update addresses issues affecting face recognition performance and accuracy. It also fixes minor issues in the areas of book ordering, and iPod touch support.

November 24, 2009 - 12.31 MB

Java for Mac OS X 10.5 Update 6

Java for Mac OS X 10.5 Update 6 delivers improved reliability, security, and compatibility for J2SE 5.0 and Java SE 6.

December 03, 2009 - 122 MB

Java for Mac OS X 10.6 Update 1

Java for Mac OS X 10.6 Update 1 delivers improved reliability, security, and compatibility for Java SE 6. Java for Mac OS X 10.6 Update 1 supersedes the previous Java for Mac OS X 10.6.

December 03, 2009 - 78 MB

MacBook Pro EFI Firmware Update 1.8

This update eliminates the noise made by the optical disk drive during wake from sleep on MacBook Pro computers.

December 08, 2009 - 3.36 MB

MacBook EFI Firmware Update 1.4

This update eliminates the noise made by the optical disk drive during wake from sleep on MacBook computers.

December 08, 2009 - 3.14 MB

SuperDrive Firmware Update 3.0

This update will eliminate the noise made by the optical disk drive during wake from sleep on your Mac.

December 08, 2009 - 18.35 MB

AirPort Client Update 2009-002

This update is recommended for all Macintosh computers running Mac OS X Snow Leopard 10.6.2.

December 08, 2009 - 12.95 MB

Lexmark Printer Drivers v2.2 for Mac OS X v10.6

The Lexmark Printer Driver Update includes the latest drivers for printers you have used on your system.

December 15, 2009 - 121 MB

Epson Printer Drivers v2.2 for Mac OS X v10.6.1

This download includes the latest Epson printing and scanning software for Snow Leopard. Requires Mac OS X v10.6.1 or later.

December 15, 2009 - 546 MB

27-inch iMac Graphics Firmware Update 1.0

Updates the graphics firmware on ATI Radeon HD 4670 and 4850 graphics cards.

December 21, 2009 - 683 KB

The next NCC-Mac meeting will be held 6:00 PM, Thursday, January 28, 2010 at the Langlois Library

Q&A, General Discussion

A happy and prosperous New Year to all. See you January 28.