OS X Lion and Mountain Lion Still Available to Purchase

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OS X Mavericks might have officially released earlier this week, but Apple is still selling earlier versions of OS X in the online Apple Store for $20 a piece. Since not all Macs support Mavericks, it seems the company is continuing to sell older versions for those who at least want to update their older […]

iMessage and iChat May Integrate For Awesome Unified Messaging


Future updates to iMessage, iChat and Lion may integrate the two built in chat features, bringing a chat solution that spans across your iPhone and your Mac so that messages show up in each location. iOS 5 will bring a new messaging solution to the iPhone, iPad and iPod touch, that allows you to chat […]

How to Make VZAccess Manager Work With Mac OS X Lion

How to make VZAccess Manager Work on Lion

If you try to connect your Verizon MiFi, USB modem or other 3G and 4G access device to your Mac with OS X Lion on it, you’re in for disappointment. The VZAccess Manager is not compatible with OS X Lion, and Verizon has no firm date on when an update will be available. Thankfully, you can work […]

Build Your Own ePUB eBooks in OS X Lion


Concurrently with my experimenting to prepare Tablets to be used as my scripts in rehearsals for Southern Crossroads at Totem Pole Playhouse, I was eager to test out this new Automator feature in OS X Lion. Essentially the Automator action Text to ePUB File does exactly what its name says it does. It allows you […]

Apple Store Down: New MacBook, MacBook Air and Mac Minis Expected

Apple store down sign

The Apple Store is down this morning, which is a good sign that we will soon see OS X Lion available in the Mac App Store, a new MacBook Air, new white MacBook and even a Mac Mini upgrade. Apple normally closes the online store to prepare for the launch of new products and all […]

OS X Lion Available July 20th for $29.99, What You Need to Know

LaunchPad in OS X Lion

Apple’s quarterly earnings call Tuesday included a confirmation of the rumors that OS X Lion 10.7 will officially launch on Wednesday. Our sister site posted the rumor that it would be released via the Apple Mac Store at 8:30 AM EDT. This is the first time that Apple released a major point number update for […]

Apple’s OS X Lion in Action (Video)

OS X Lion

Earlier today, Apple introduced a host of new products including new mobile software (iOS 5), they cloud service (iCloud) and they also showed off their latest and greatest Mac software aka OS X 10.7 Lion. Well, if you’re a Mac user, you’ll be glad to know that Apple has posted a fairly thorough introduction video […]

Mac OS X Lion Available in July, Only on Mac App Store

Mac OS X Lion

Apple has announced that its latest and greatest Mac software, Mac OS X Lion, will be available starting in July and will only be available to purchase on the  Mac App Store. In the past, Apple had charged $129 for the software but they are dropping their price considerably making the software available for a […]

OS X Lion: Gestures

Mac OS X

One of the new main features of Mac OS X Lion 10.7 is the ability to perform gestures which Apple’s Craig Federighi described as coming with a “incredible, physical realism that’s never been possible in a PC operating system before.” While there had been gestures on Macs before Lion, Apple has shown off the richer […]

WWDC: Mission Control and What Three Fingers Get You


At Apple’s WWDC Conference, Apple has shown off Mission control, which is accessible via a three-finger gesture by swiping upwards on the trackpad. Mission Control allows users to not only manage their multitasking, but also their workflow, combining two features of OS X into one–Spaces and Expose. Once you’re in Mission Control, it will show […]

5 Possible WWDC ‘One More Thing’ Announcements

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Apple has been pretty open with the content of the WWDC event today which will show off i OS 5, iCloud and Mac OS X 10.7 Lion. Apple was even fairly open in the setup of the Moscone center, leaving iCloud banners up for all to see. Well, it wouldn’t be Apple without a surprise […]

5 Intriguing WWDC Rumors: iPhone 5, iOS 5, iCloud

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Tomorrow is Apple’s biggest event of the year, the World Wide Developers Conference (WWDC) which will run from June 6th all the way through the week at San Francisco’s Moscone Center. The first keynote from the conference takes place tomorrow at 10AM and there are plenty of rumors regarding the products that Apple has announced […]

WWDC 2011 Banners Reveal Apple iCloud Logo


Some spy shots of workers putting up banners at San Francisco’s Moscone Center for Apple’s upcoming World Wide Developers Conference have revealed a number of things including the logo for the company’s upcoming cloud service, iCloud. As you can see in the photos, the banners highlight the three major products that the Cupertino based company […]

Apple Confirms iOS 5 Announcement Coming at WWDC

Apple WWDC

Apple, in addition to its iWork for iPhone announcement, has confirmed that it will be introducing the next version of its mobile software, iOS 5, at this year’s WWDC. Not only that but the company will also be unveiling its next-generation OS X software dubbed Lion. An iOS 5 announcement at WWDC had been assumed […]

Noontime Notebook News: February 28th Hands On Edition


We are starting a new feature on GotteBeMobile, sharing the hottest news in Notebooks from our sister site Notebooks.com just in time for lunchtime reading. This afternoon we have a heaping helping of hands on videos, news of OS X Lion and a few other items worth checking out. First off are Notebooks.com’s first impressions […]