Apple Snow Leopard Mac OS X 10.6.7 with fixes for the early 2011 MacBook Pro models, an improved Back to my Mac is now released and avilable for download.
Mac OS X 10.6.7 focus on some key areas of their operating system that enhance the stability, compatibility, performance, and security of your Mac, features including:
- Better AirPlay support
- Bonjour service
- improve the reliability of Back to My Mac
- resolve an issue when transferring files to certain SMB servers
- improved graphics drivers
- addresses various minor Mac App Store bugs
- addresses minor FaceTime performance issues
- No word on if v10.6.7 patches the Mac App Store vulnerability that allows anyone to download and play games on their computer. The simple exploit became widespread just hours after Apple released v10.6.6.
The Mac App Store follows the highly successful App Store on the iOS platform, which allows mobile users to download and use apps and games on the iPhone, iPod touch and iPad. The Mac App Store launched for the Mac OS X platform in January, which now gives desktop users the ability to play games and quickly find applications.
Many security-related problems have been dealt with as well, and if you're interested in a full list, visit this dedicated page. Also, to get the full rundown on everything that's included in the 10.6.7 update, head over to Apple's Support website.
The Mac OS X 10.6.7 Update for MacBook Pro is recommended for all early 2011 MacBook Pro models.
You can install Mac OS X 10.6.7 by running Software Update on your Mac, or by downloading the update (475 MB) directly from Apple's Downloads website.