Apple iLife '09 is a great application suite for simple media organizing and editing, and the addition of features like face recognition, geotagging, and music lessons makes it worth the update.
If you are experiencing issues with any of the iLife applications included with your Mac (iTunes, iPhoto, iMovie, iDVD, GarageBand, or iWeb), you can take these basic steps to begin troubleshooting your problem.
Apple has just released updates for some of the applications bundled in the iLife '09 suite, and true to Apple's reputation, very little has been mentioned about exactly what problems have been addressed in these updates. All applications in the iLife sui
Apple updates its popular production suite that aims to corral your video, photo, music, and Web needs inside one big fence. Facebook compatibility, facial recognition algorithms, advanced editing features, and music lessons from the stars are just some of the improvements.
Back in January 2009, Apple released iLife '09 and we haven't gotten a full version update since. New rumors peg a November 2010 release for the iLife '11 suite that includes 64-bit support, a brand-new iWeb, iOS compatibility, and the demise of iDVD.
Take a look at Apple's latest version of iLife in this gallery of iPhoto, iMovie, GarageBand, and iWeb.
As more and more iLife users upgrade their systems to the new version, various problems are arising with GarageBand and iWeb.
Although the shipping date for iLife '09 is not until tomorrow, we're receiving reports from users who are picking up copies at their local Apple retail stores and Best Buys, or receiving early packages from FedEx.
All new Macs will come with the updated software, which will sort photos by the faces of subjects and offer inexpensive music lessons from well-known artists.
iPhoto '09 gets Faces and Places; iMovie '09 gives you advanced drag-and-drop editing; and GarageBand '09 brings you music lessons from the stars.