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Apple to release Mac OS X Snow Leopard on August 28

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    Apple announced Monday that Mac OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard will go on sale Friday, August 28 at Apple's retail stores and Apple authorized resellers, and that Apple's online store is now accepting pre-orders.

    Snow Leopard builds on a decade of OS X innovation and success with hundreds of refinements, new core technologies and out of the box support for Microsoft Exchange. Snow Leopard will be available as an upgrade for Mac OS X Leopard users for $29.

    Mac OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard - Apple Store (U.K.)
     
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    Why.... I believe I'll have to buy that!

    Now, where's my stylish black t-shirt?

    Tom :)macwave:... vini, vidi, codi)
     
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    I think this is great news for me :)

    Thanks Keith!
     
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    Just placed my order :D
     
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    wow how cheap is that for an upgrade :D
     
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    how do i know if i have this
     
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    Just ordered for £7.95. Excellent price.
     
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    yep :yes:
     
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    Wow! Where'd you find it for that price! I'd heard that it was going for around £21 over there. :unsure:

    Tom :)macwave:... the online Apple Store has my charge card number!)
     
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    It's the up-to-date price for folks who've just bought the hardware :yes:
     
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    Ahhhh.... doooohhhh! :homer:

    Tom :)macwave:... where... what mountain? I don't see any mountain!)
     
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    I know it may be a relatively small update AND I've had the betas, but I'm quite looking forward to it :D
     
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    I've got mine ordered. :yes:

    Oddly enough, it should be here Friday! :D

    Tom :)macwave:... upgrades for fun and profit!)
     
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    er... is it an upgrade I would need Keith :unsure:

    cheap for an upgrade cf Microsoft
     
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    definitely worth the upgrade Chris yeah :yes: it probably wont make you go WOW but it's faster, leaner and more polished
     
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    Chris,

    Don't remember which Mac you've got but if it's one of the Intel ones, then yes, this is an upgrade you need. :yes:

    Tom :)macwave:... fortunately, it's cheap!)
     
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    Chris... if you don't have it then you will feel left out :p
     
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