If you are feeling deprived of Apple iCloud service while using OS X Snow Leopard on your Mac system then you may not have to wait much longer. One of the developer who upgraded MobileMe account to iCloud faced a unique error messages in Tiger’s .Mac preferences pane which says “You will no longer be able to sync with this machine because you’ve upgraded to iCloud. It further says “iCloud requires running Mac OS X Snow Leopard v10.6.9 or later for Contacts, Calendars, and Bookmarks.”
The latest version which is available for Snow Leopard is v10.6.8 which gives clear indication that Apple is currently working on one final update. The main purpose of bringing this update will be iCloud support as a primary goal. iCloud betas for OS X Lion has already been released by Apple. However, a formal launch date of iCloud for OS X Snow Leopard hasn’t been announced yet.
Moreover, minimum specs for iCloud yet to be announced by Apple . Currently they have only menthod on iCloud’s promotional pages that “some features of iCloud require iOS 5 on iPhone 3GS, iPhone 4, iPod touch (3rd and 4th generation), iPad, or iPad 2, or a Mac computer with OS X Lion or a PC with Windows Vista or Windows 7 (Outlook 2007 or 2010 recommended).”
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