Dec 16 2007
Apple issued a handful of updates via the Software Update conduit this week. Here is a brief rundown on what we got:
Garage Band 4.1.1: improves overall stability and addresses issues with file export to iPhone. Issues with file export to iPhone? Oh, you mean we can create custom ringtones in Garage Band now? The iLounge’s Jeremy Horwitz is all over that!
- H.264 (MPEG-4 Part 10 video) live broadcasting
- 3G streaming support for sending live broadcasts to multimedia enabled cell phones
- Dramatically improved performance for streaming 640×480 30fps video
- Increased standards support including 3GPP and ISMA (Internet Streaming Media Alliance)
Java for Mac OS X 10.4, Release 6: delivers improved reliability and compatibility for Java 2 Platform Standard Edition 5.0 and Java 1.4 on Mac OS X 10.4.10 and later. This release updates J2SE 5.0 to version 1.5.0_13 and Java 1.4 to version 1.4.2_16. More on this here.