Mac OS X Update 10.4.4

Today, at the MacWorld Expo, Steve Jobs announced that Mac OS X 10.4.4 would be released today. I will post more here when the download becomes available.

In the meantime, check out Engadget’s coverage of his keynote: Steve Jobs keynote live from Macworld 2006.

Update: It appears as if Quicktime 7.0.4 and iTunes 6.0.2 were also released today.

The 10.4.4 Update delivers overall improved reliability and compatibility for Mac OS X v10.4 and is recommended for all users.

It includes fixes for:
– SMB/CIFS and NFS network file services
– Bluetooth wireless access
– Core Graphics, Core Audio, Core Image, RAW camera support, including updated ATI and NVIDIA graphics drivers
– Spotlight indexing and searching
– AppleScript, iChat, DVD Player, and Safari applications
– Dashboard widgets: Calendar and Stocks
– Software Update and Sync Services
– compatibility with USB and FireWire devices and third party applications
– previous standalone security updates


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James Burke
Frisco, TX