Steve BarrettMountain Lion, iOS

Apple releases iOS 6 and Mountain Lion 10.8

Steve BarrettMountain Lion, iOS
Apple releases iOS 6 and Mountain Lion 10.8

iOS 6 Icon Apple has released iOS 6 for your iDevices and OS X 10.8.2 this  morning for your Mac.

iOS 6 has a heap of new features including International search with Siri (Finally) and Facebook integration throughout, for the full list of what's new check out our iOS Top Ten new features.

The Mountain Lion OSX 10.8.2 update includes:


  • Single sign on for Facebook
  • Adds Facebook as an option when sharing links and photos
  • See Facebook friends’ contact information and profile pictures in Contacts
  • Facebook notifications now appear in Notification Center

Game Center

  • Share scores to Facebook, Twitter, Mail, or Messages
  • Facebook friends are included in Game Center friend recommendations
  • Added Facebook “Like” button for games
  • Challenge friends to beat your score or achievement

Other new features

  • Adds Power Nap support for MacBook Air (Late 2010)
  • iMessages sent to your phone number now appear in Messages on your Mac*
  • You can now add passes to Passbook (on your iPhone or iPod touch) from Safari and Mail on your Mac*
  • FaceTime can now receive calls sent to your phone number*
  • New shared Reminders lists
  • New sort options allow you to sort notes by title, the date you edited them, and when you created them
  • Dictation now supports additional languages: Mandarin, Cantonese, Spanish, Korean, Canadian English, Canadian French, and Italian
  • Dictionary app now includes a French definition dictionary
  • Sina Weibo profile photos can now be added to Contacts