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Acer says Apple has fired the first shot in a patent war, Verizon does a leadership switcheroo, Adobe says mea culpa about a supposed Lion bug, and Apple might be looking to enter the video streaming market.
Among Lion's 250-plus new features are some welcome improvements to the way the OS works with fonts and text, including upgrades to Font Book and TextEdit.
Adobe has published a series of tech notes on Creative Suite's compatibility issues with Apple's Lion.
The latest Orb Live update lets users stream free Hulu content to their iOS devices with no extra subscription fee.
Portfolio Server 10 includes new iPad and HD video capabilities that enable worldwide access to digital media.
Propellerhead's newly announced Reason 6 includes more audio recording and editing control, plus several new effect options. The company is also debuting Reason Essentials, a more basic version of Reason.
On the heels of Monday's updates to iMovie, GarageBand, and iPhoto, Apple has also released patches for its two non-Mac App Store iLife siblings, iDVD and iWeb.
The W3C (World Wide Web Consortium) is seeking to invalidate a pair of Apple patents so the underlying technologies can be used as part of a royalty-free HTML5 stack.
Apple on Monday released minor updates to three of its iLife apps. In an unusual move, the updates appeared in the Mac App Store first
Amazon upped the ante on its cloud storage Wednesday, adding free unlimited music storage for any paid subscriber.
The latest version of Rogue Amoeba's music utility lets you stream audio from an iOS device to your Mac. You can also send audio from iTunes to other Macs.
A plug-in for the Vim command-line text editor lets you control iTunes from the comfort of your keyboard.
In January 2009, Apple announced that all songs on the iTunes Store would soon be sold without the DRM restrictions that had been part of the company's music downloads since the store's inception in 2003. So Jonathan Seff was somewhat surprised to find two DRM-clad iTunes tracks on Spin's free "20 Years of Lollapalooza" compilation.
Red Giant Magic Bullet Suite 11 boosts color correction tools and adds cosmetic effects and format conversion, though no Final Cut Pro X support yet.
Final Cut Pro pro Gary Adcock joins host Chris Breen to discuss all that is and isn't Final Cut Pro X.