• Mac OS X 10.7.2 Released



    Alongside iOS 5 being publicly released today, Apple has also taken Mac OS X Lion 10.7.2 out of beta and pushed out an update for all Mac OS X users. This new update was released to fix bug issues, enhance performance, and add support for Apple's iCloud. Simply refresh your Software Update window and the update should appear there along with the Lion Recovery Update. Here's Apple's list of what is new in regards to iCloud features with this new version of Lion:

    iCloud on OS X Lion includes the following features:
    iCloud stores your email, calendars, contacts, Safari bookmarks, and Safari Reading List and automatically pushes them to all your devices.
    Back to My Mac provides remote access to your Mac from another Mac anywhere on the Internet.
    Find My Mac helps find a missing Mac by locating it on a map and allows you to remotely lock the Mac or wipe all its data.
    Getting started with iCloud is easy. After installing the update, OS X will automatically present an iCloud setup panel. Simply enter an existing Apple ID or create a new one and then follow the on screen instructions. To learn more about iCloud visit Apple - iCloud - Your content. On all your devices..
    The 10.7.2 update also includes the new version of Safari; here's what's new in Safari 5.1.1:

    The 10.7.2 update also includes Safari 5.1.1 as well as fixes that:
    Allow reordering of desktop spaces and full screen apps in Mission Control.
    Enable dragging files between desktop spaces and full screen apps.
    Address an issue that causes the menu bar to not appear in full screen apps.
    Improve the compatibility of Google contact syncing in Address Book.
    Address an issue that causes Keynote to become temporarily unresponsive.
    Improve VoiceOver compatibility with Launchpad.
    Address an issue that causes a delay in accessing the network after waking from sleep.
    Enable booting in to Lion Recovery from a locally attached Time Machine backup drive.
    Resolve an issue that causes screen zoom to stop working.
    Improve Active Directory integration.


    More detailed information on Safari 5.1.1, the 10.7.2 update, as well as the security content of the update, can be found on the Apple Support website.

    Source(s): Apple
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