updated 08:50 am EDT, Wed April 19, 2006
Intel Mac firmware update
Apple yesterday released Intel Mac firmware updates as well as Bonjour 1.03 for Windows, In addition to the Java security update for Tiger. The v.101 Intel Mac firmware updates are available for the Mac mini, iMac Core Duo, and MacBook Pro. Apple says the new Intel-based Macs now run localized systems that use languages that read right to left. Apple also updated the Windows version of Bonjour 1.03, its zero-configuration networking protocol that enables automatic discovery of computers, devices, and services on IP networks. Bonjour uses industry standard IP protocols to allow devices to automatically discover each other without the need to enter IP addresses or configure DNS servers. Version 1.03 is recommended for all Bonjour users to improve usability and compatibility and also improves start up performance of Bonjour on Windows platforms, according to Apple.