Being a snow leopard in the high, rugged mountains of western China is a tough rebirth. They’re rare, so their gorgeous pelts are even more coveted by those who covet such things; a few of their organs are highly sought after in traditional Chinese medical circles; and some herders would rather they weren’t around, to [...]
Aspyr says it will phase out support for Snow Leopard once Mavericks is out in the world. Aspyr is the publisher of Mac versions of AAA game releases like Bioshock Infinite, Civilization V and Borderlands 2. The news comes from Aspyr's GameAgent blog. Show More Summary
Category: Simulation Developer: Green Heart Games System Requirements: OS X Snow Leopard 10.7.5, 2GHz Dual core processor, 2GB RAM, Hardware Accelerated Graphics with dedicated memory, 1024×768 resolution display Review Computer: 2.2GHz...Show More Summary
This Mac OS X Snow Leopard Quick Reference provides shortcuts, tips, and tricks for the popular operating system. Use it to brush up on the basics and to find alternate methods to your favorite comma. Credits: Walllopers
Is there anything else to say but HELLO I LOVE YOU! Let's be the best of friends! Read more...
Okay, we may be biased, but this little guy, born on April 9th, is not only cute but he's super fast too! [ more › ]
The Brookfield Zoo in Chicago has announced that a snow leopard cub was born there on June 13th. The cub, a blue-eyed baby boy, does not yet have a name. The cub, who currently weighs about 10 pounds, is the first cub born to nearly 3-year-old Sarani and her mate Sabu, 3. Show More Summary
This ferociously cute snow leopard cub is poised to paw playfully at your heartstrings.
The yet-unnamed cub has been bonding with his mother, 3-year-old Sarani, since his birth and will be revealed to the public in September. [ more › ]
A new study by the Wildlife Conservation Society and Snow Leopard Trust reveals a disturbing link between the cashmere trade and the decay of ecosystems that support some of the planet's most spectacular yet little-known large mammals. read more
Image via Shutterstock Snow leopards and other wild animals from the mountains and steppes across the Tibetan plateau, Mongolia and West India are struggling to survive because of a surge in cashmere production. The grass and other forage that once sustained
Reader Greg Zambo longs for a feature he once enjoyed in Snow Leopard. He writes: I am generally happy with Mountain Lion but I remember that there was a feature in an earlier version of OS X that seems to have been dropped. In Spaces, there was a number in the menu bar to tell you which “space” you were in. Show More Summary
Apple has released Security Update 2013-003 for Snow Leopard, Lion and Mountain Lion. No details have yet been provided by Apple as to what specific security issues the updates address, but all the updates are available through Software Update or via Apple's website. Show More Summary
I’ve got some special treats for you this week! From webcams, we’ve got a volcanic eruption and baby snow leopards. From a lady science blogger, a couple of fantastic takedowns of bad science (the sarcasm, it burns, but in a good way). Show More Summary
On May 31, three snow leopard cubs were born at the Nordens Ark zoo in Bohuslän, Sweden. A webcam in their den is beaming their daily activities around the world to help raise awareness for the endangered cat.
Guys. YOU GUYS. Baby snow leopards. On camera. Live. Right now. QUICKLY YOU GUYS THEY'RE PURRING. Read more...
Mavericks is the first OS X release since Snow Leopard that doesn't constantly make you stop, consider a new feature that has just made your life worse in some incomprensible way, and then hope very hard that this is a bug, because it...Show More Summary
These images were taken from a Chinese TV program about the Snow Leopard Commando Unit (SLCU, ?????) training program. The Snow Leopards are a special police unit officially known as 3rd Group, 13th Detachment, People’s Armed Police Beijing General Corp. Show More Summary
Continuing our series of look backs on previous WWDC events, today is the turn of the 2009 keynote. 12 months on from the launch of the iPhone 3G, we got a first look at the refreshed model, the 3GS. The packed presentation also gave...Show More Summary
Reader Ron Sharp has a question that continues to puzzle some Mac users. He writes: I have an older Mac on a local network that is still using Snow Leopard—so it’s incompatible with iCloud. How can I share calendars between it and my...Show More Summary