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December 2006 Archives
Apple has slashed prices on refurbished 15-inch Core Duo MacBook Pro models. You can save up to $1000 off the original price.
On Monday December 11, 2006, Apple Computer released an update to its Aperture professional photography workflow application that takes the version of the software to 1.5.2. The update is available via the Mac OS X Software Update utility and it's available as a standalone installer.
A December 11, 2006 post at MacNewsWorld discusses some analysis undertaken by Piper Jaffray analyst Gene Munster and the firm's discussions with Apple value-added resellers (VARs).
In a post at The Apple Blog, Nick Santilli writes about his experience using Parallels in a business setting.
In a December 8, 2006 article at ZDNet Australia, Munir Kotadia writes about a recent Gartner research report titled "Enterprise Mac Clients Remain Limited, but Apple's Appeal is Growing".
It is a well known fact that Mac sales have been on the upswing this year. The reason for the increase is often the subject of debate.
Apple Computer's Intel native Mac OS X operating system posted a 15.2 percent market share gain during the month of November 2006, based on data reported by market research firm Net Applications
Apple's Mac operating system market share continues its upward move and data in for November 2006 demonstrates that it has risen 31 percent year-over-year from November 2005 to November 2006. Data rounded to the nearest whole percent, actual rise is 31.1 percent.
According to data collected by Market Share, Apple Computer's Safari Web browser continues to gain market share as its use continues to rise. Safari continues to rank as third most used browser trailing only Microsoft's Internet Explorer and Mozilla's Firefox.