Using The App Store App

When Apple introduced Lion, and announced that you had to be running Snow Leopard in order to install Lion, I finally decided to go ahead upgrade my system to Snow Leopard. I had a stable system running under Leopard, so I had been postponing the upgrade, but I don't like getting two major versions behind on anything, particularly my operating system, so with Lion coming out it was time to make the leap. With Snow Leopard, I got the App Store app. At first, I felt like it was just a gimmicky Apple thing, but after purchasing a few software… Continue reading »

Can’t Get The Lion Goodness

Trying to Download the Lion Goodness Apple's new OSX "Lion" operating system is out today. And the App Store is apparently overwhelmed. My Lion download seems to be paused permanently. Also, my Pages and Numbers programs need updating, and I can't get them either. My internet connection is plenty fast, and I can download and upload stuff to and from other sites, so I know it's not that. Oh well, I won't panic just yet, because it doesn't really matter. I don't intend to install Lion on my main work computer anyway. It's going first on my little MacBook Pro… Continue reading » -