Apple to slow Mac OS Update pace

By Julio Franco
May 20, 2004
  1. In recent years Apple has maintained its crowd busy with frequent OS updates, first came the original Mac OS X 10.0 launched in March 2001, then while Puma (10.1) was a free update, Jaguar (10.2) and Panther (10.3) both have come to a cost to users, both selling at US$129.

    With one more update planned by year's end (10.4 - Tiger) Apple's chief software technology officer announced it will take a longer period of time for the next version of Mac OS X to appear, easing up its update frequency a bit.
  2. Tiger is OSX 10.4, not 10.5 as reported
  3. Julio Franco

    Julio Franco TechSpot Editor Topic Starter Posts: 7,058   +645

    Thanks for the correction.
  4. Nodsu

    Nodsu TS Rookie Posts: 5,837   +6

    I guess they are running out of big cat names and are trying to postpone the Lion and Leoprad as long as possible :p
  5. Rick

    Rick TechSpot Staff Posts: 4,573   +65

    Don't worry.. There's more...

    Cheetah, Hyena, Serval.. Cat.. Im sure there's more. ;)
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