Apple release MAC OS X 10.8.3 for Public with Windows 8 Boot Camp Support, Bugs Fixed, and new features added.
Few minutes ago Apple silently released an update of OS X Mountain Lion 10.8.3 that has been going under testing since months. Last week Apple released the last Beta of OS X 10.8.3 for developers and today Apple released the build for Public. This new build of OS X 10.8.3 brings major enhancements with new features added to it. The new feature that is added to this build of OS X 10.8.3 is of the redemption of iTunes card using built-in camera’s for MAC. Apple introduced this feature of redemption via built-in camera in iTunes 11, but they implemented this feature in OS X 10.8.3 build.
Other than this addition, Apple added the support of Windows 8 in Boot Camp and made Boot Camp support 3TB hard drives.
This update is recommended for all OS X Mountain Lion users and includes features and fixes that improve the stability, compatibility, and security of your Mac, including:
The ability to redeem iTunes gift cards in the Mac App Store using your Mac’s built-in camera
Boot Camp support for installing Windows 8
Boot Camp support for Macs with a 3 TB hard drive
A fix for an issue that could cause a file URL to quit apps unexpectedly
A fix for an issue that may cause Logic Pro to become unresponsive when using certain plug-ins
A fix for an issue that may cause audio to stutter on 2011 iMacs
A fix for an issue in Contacts that may cause cards to print out of order
A fix for an issue that may cause the desktop picture to change after logging out or restarting
A fix for an issue in Messages that may cause messages to appear out of order after waking from sleep
A fix for an issue that may cause the screen to display incorrectly after waking from sleep
Improves compatibility with IMAP servers in the Notes app
Allows the Slideshow screen saver to display photos located in a subfolder
A fix for an issue in Contacts that may cause addresses to print in the wrong location
Reliability improvements when using a Microsoft Exchange account in Mail
Xsan reliability improvements
A fix for an issue that could cause Active Directory accounts to be locked out after accessing the Security & Privacy pane in System Preferences
A fix for an issue that could cause link aggregation to not complete after a restart
A fix for an issue that could cause delays when logging into an Active Directory account on high latency networks