Thursday, June 27, 2013

Outline of June 2013 NCC-Mac Meeting


Announcements
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Some of Apple's software updated since our last meeting
Run Software Update or visit Apple - Support - Downloads
The 10.8.4 update is recommended for all OS X Mountain Lion users and has features and fixes 
that improve the stability, compatibility, and security of your Mac.
Jun 4, 2013 - 342.33 MB
Compatibility improvements when connecting to certain enterprise Wi-Fi networks
Microsoft Exchange compatibility improvements in Calendar
A fix for an issue that prevented FaceTime calls to non-U.S. phone numbers
A fix for an issue that may prevent scheduled sleep after using Boot Camp
Improved VoiceOver compatibility with text in PDF documents
Includes Safari 6.0.5
Security Update 2013-002 is recommended for all users and improves the security of OS X.
Jun 4, 2013 - 57.69 MB
System Requirements
OS X 10.7.5
Security Update 2013-002 is recommended for all users and improves the security of Mac OS X.
Jun 4, 2013 - 329.85 MB
System Requirements
Mac OS X 10.6.8
This update fixes a problem that may cause iTunes to quit if you switch between wired and 
wireless syncing and addresses an issue that may require you to log into the iTunes Store 
repeatedly.
Jun 5, 2013 - OS X (187.52 MB ) Windows (84.98 MB) Windows64 (86.71 MB)
System Requirements
Mac OS X version 10.6.8 or later
Windows XP Service Pack 2 or later
32-bit editions of Windows Vista or 32-bit editions of Windows 7, and Windows 8

This version of iTunes comes with several new features and improvements, including:
New MiniPlayer. MiniPlayer now includes a beautiful new view that showcases your album artwork. In addition, a progress bar is now built right into MiniPlayer.
Improved Songs View. You can now enjoy your album artwork while in Songs view.
Multi-Disc Albums. Albums with multiple discs now appear as a single album.
This update fixes a problem that may cause iTunes to quit if you switch between wired and wireless syncing and addresses an issue that may require you to log into the iTunes Store repeatedly.
This update is for AirPort Extreme and AirPort Time Capsule base stations with 802.11ac.
Jun 10, 2013
Resolves a rare issue that may cause the hard drive in AirPort Time Capsule or a hard drive connected via USB to become unresponsive.
Use AirPort Utility to set up and manage your 802.11n and 802.11ac AirPort base stations, 
including AirPort Express, Extreme, and Time Capsule.
Jun 10, 2013 - 21.43 MB
System Requirements
OS X 10.7.5 or later 
OS X 10.8.3 or later

AirPort Utility 6.3 allows you to configure and manage the new AirPort Extreme and AirPort Time Capsule with 802.11ac Wi-Fi, and includes enhanced remote management capabilities.
Java for Mac OS X 10.6 Update 16 delivers improved security, reliability, and compatibility by 
updating Java SE 6 to 1.6.0_51.
Jun 18, 2013 - 69.48 MB
System Requirements
Mac OS X v10.6.8

Delivers improved security, reliability, and compatibility by updating Java SE 6 to 1.6.0_51. This update enables website-by-website control of the Java plug-in within Safari 5.1.9 or later.
This update also corrects an issue with Java applications failing to draw or respond to user input.
Java for OS X 2013-004 delivers improved security, reliability, and compatibility by updating Java 
SE 6 to 1.6.0_51.
Jun 18, 2013 - 64.01 MB
System Requirements
OS X Lion v10.7 or later
OS X Mountain Lion v10.8 or later

On systems that have not already installed Java for OS X 2012-006, this update disables the Java SE 6 applet plug-in. To use applets on a web page, click on the region labeled "Missing plug-in" to download the latest version of the Java applet plug-in from Oracle.
The next meeting will be held Thursday, July 25, 2013, 4:30 PM at the Langlois Library.
(subject to confirmation)
WWDC 2013 Announcements
"Coming This Fall" (video)
ankiDRIVE
OS X Mavericks
Finder Tabs
iCloud Keychain
Maps
iBooks
Under the Hood Improvements
More…
New Hardware
AirPort Extreme
802.11ac
AirPort Time Capsule
802.11ac
MacBook Air
Mac Pro
iWork & iWork for iCloud
There was no mention of what either of these would cost.
iOS 7
New Look!
Control Center
AirDrop
iTunes Radio
Ad-supported, or ad-free with iTunes Match subscription
Under the Hood Improvements
More…
Q&A, General Discussion

Sunday, June 23, 2013

NCC-Mac June 2013 Meeting Announcement

The next meeting of the North Curry County Macintosh Users is Thursday, June 27, 4:30 PM at the Langlois Library.

This month's topic is "Coming This Fall."