Snow Leopard

  • Analyst: Apple making smart moves with next OS, Snow Leopard

    Posted February 7, 2009 - 5:22 pm

    Apple has delivered another pre-release build of Snow Leopard, its next operating system, that includes developer tools to mimic the iPhone's location-sensing skills and boost the multi-touch function of the company's laptops, according to reports on the Web.
  • OpenCL technology may speed up 'Snow Leopard'

    Posted December 16, 2008 - 2:25 pm

    A recently-approved technology standard should help software developers to tap the latent processing power of graphics chips and transform regular computers into veritable supercomputers -- at least for certain applications. Poised to take advantage of the technology first is Apple Inc.
  • Don't wait for Snow Leopard: Slim down, speed up a Mac now

    Posted December 10, 2008 - 10:41 am

    It seems clear that Apple's biggest focus with Snow Leopard is slimming down and speeding up its flagship operating system -- both of which are attractive to any computer user. But why wait until Snow Leopard ships? There are a number of ways you can slim down and speed up your machine right now.
  • OpenCL: What you need to know

    Posted August 6, 2008 - 2:54 pm

    But based on Apple's public statements about the next version of OS X, we know that Snow Leopard features some new technology that promises to more thoroughly utilize the potential processing capability of the powerful graphics processors included with many Macs. Apple is promoting the technology, OpenCL, as a new open standard for graphics. But what is OpenCL exactly?

Join today!

See more content
Ask a Question